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Big Wall

[VIDEO] The Dawn Wall: Episode 5

Adidas athlete Carlo Traversi joins Kevin Jorgesen as he does work on the first 5.14 traversing pitch, roughly 1,500 feet up the wall. Can Kevin unlock the sequence on these critical traverse sections, and finally mount a push to climb the entire route free?

[VIDEO] The Dawn Wall: Episode 4

With Tommy Caldwell sidelined with a rib injury, Adidas athlete Kevin Jorgesen perseveres on his attempt to free climb the Dawn Wall Project. Recruiting reliable belayers is sure to be challenging.

[VIDEO] The Dawn Wall: Episode 3

Tommy Caldwell suffers a painful rib injury when a haulbag connected to his harness falls 200 feet. After receiving treatment in the Yosemite clinic, Caldwell heads back to Colorado, his Dawn Wall hopes dashed for 2013.

[VIDEO] The Dawn Wall: Episode 2

Dawn Wall veterans Kevin Jorgesen and Tommy Caldwell are joined by sport climber Chris Sharma. The trio warm up on the lower pitches, then take a run at the first crux: An "eight-and-a-half-foot, sideways dyno."

[VIDEO] The Dawn Wall: Episode 1

Adidas Outdoor USA athlete Kevin Jorgeson schlepps loads and fixes ropes on El Capitan prior to his free attempt on the Dawn Wall: "The hardest route never climbed."

Weltpremiere des Films "Cerro Torre - A snowball's chance in hell" in San Sebastian

Am vergangen Freitag gipfelte die erste freie Begehung der Südostkante des Cerro Torre durch David Lama und Peter Ortner in einer umjubelten Filmpremiere auf dem Filmfestival in San Sebastian/Spanien. Dort wurde der Dokumentarfilm - "Cerro Torre - A Snowballs Chance in Hell" - über die Begehung erstmals einem begeisterten Publikum von 2.500 Besuchern präsentiert.

[VIDEO] Alex Honnold in Yosemite: National Parks Epic Challenge

Legendary rock climber Alex Honnold scales Yosemite's Half Dome, El Capitan and Mount Watkins without a rope, defying gravity to ascend the world's most inspiring walls. Alex shares stories of his childhood visits to Yosemite, his travels to the best climbing on the planet, and his deep appreciation for America's National Parks. ( The breathtaking beauty and epic size of Yosemite are featured, with spectacular video of its waterfalls, valleys, meadows, and ancient giant sequoias. The tranquility of the High Sierras and the quiet grace of Alex Honnold contrast the extreme danger of his free solo climbs. This video was shot before the Rim Fire and other 2013 fires at Yosemite.

[VIDEO] The North Face La Reunion Expedition

Im Juni hatte ein internationales Kletterteam um die The North Face Athleten Caroline Ciavaldini und James Pearson die "Zembrocal" eröffnet, eine neue Mehrseillängenroute an einer Basaltwand auf der französischen Insel La Réunion. Für Caroline Ciavaldini war die Expedition ein ganz besonderes Erlebnis: Sie verbrachte einen Großteil ihrer Kindheit auf der Insel: "Ich wollte der Welt meine kleine Insel zeigen und ich wollte den Menschen auf der Insel meine Welt zeigen. Deshalb sind wir nach La Réunion zurückgekehrt."

[VIDEO] Tommy Caldwell on "The Dunn-Westbay" (5.14)

Alex Honnold schreibt über das Video: Cool video of personal hero Tommy Caldwell establishing the hardest route on the Diamond. And for those interested, the comments on the video are sort of a funny side story: Cedar Wright had previously posted a much worse version of this video which got quite a bit of hate. By popular demand he recut it as a much more fitting tribute to Tommy's proud effort. Props to both of them for putting good climbing clips out there for us to enjoy.

[VIDEO] The Last Great Climb (Trailer)

The 2013 film from Alastair Lee is an epic to end all mountain epics set in the stunning mountains of Queen Maud Land, Antarctica. The film documents top adventure climber Leo Houlding with his tried and tested team of Jason Pickles and Sean 'Stanley' Leary as they attempt to make the first ascent of the NE ridge of the master piece of the range; the majestic Ulvetanna Peak. One of the most technically demanding climbs in one of the world's harshest environments. THE LAST GREAT CLIMB promises to be quite simply one of the most spectacular mountaineering films ever made.



150 Jahre DAV: Erste Infos zum Jubiläumsjahr 2019 (c) Deutscher Alpenverein

Im kommenden Jahr feiert der Deutsche Alpenverein seinen 150. Geburtstag. Die Bandbreite der Themen und Termine ist riesig.