The first round of the Bouldering World Cup will take place this weekend at Erlangen in Germany. There will be live coverage on the web here. Gaz Parry will also be reporting on the event on his Blog. Nick Sellars has made a flashed ascent of Balance It Is, E7 6c, at Burbage South (source: UKC)  According to 8a.nu American youth Paul Robinson has climbed 100 boulder problems graded Font 8A or harder in a year, and 6 graded 8B or harder in a week! Dave MacLeod has established yet another new hard boulder problem at Dumbarton Rock. Sosho takes in 18 metres of roof climbing and weighs in at Font 8A+. Check out the report and photos on his Blog.