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Alex Puccio (USA) and Jakob Schubert (AUT) claimed victory in the Open competition followed by the German climbing couple Jan Hojer and Jule Wurm. Check out the video highlights from the 23rd Hueco Rock Rodeo edition.
"When I first tried this move I was convinced that my forearm or finger would explode with a loud bang". This is Tom Randall talking about the moves on The Kraken V13, his Devon Roof Project - a 40 ft long horizontal roof crack at Hartland Quay.
Black Owl Media met Elliot Faber while on a bouldering in "The Buttermilks," a popular climbing spot located near Bishop California. He told Black Owl Media he had a cool FA project he had been working on for a couple of years and that he felt like he was going to complete it the next day.
In this second and final episode, Read Macadam finally gets to share a few of his own unrepeated routes and they climb Jebel Misht, the highest rock face in Arabia and one of the tallest limestone big walls in the world. In a day. Crooked in the Front...
Ned Feehally climbed the stand start to Voyager three weeks ago in "a couple of tries" and had been working on the sit start since. He had been waiting for weather windows, whilst trying to get his skin in a suitable condition.
In January 2016 Chris Sharma made the first ascent of a long endurance problem at Cova de Ocell, Spain that he refers to as the "Catalan Witness the Fitness." On his new YouTube Channel he states: "This first video is of an amazing boulder problem I did back in January. Enjoy and all the best!"
"Out of Sight II" will take you on a journey from an unusual perspective, the forest of Fontainebleau as you have never seen it. World class climbers take on the hardest blocs in the forest as well as some of the more known problems.
Here's a quick flic from Jimmy Webb's trip to Colorado. Includes the first ascent of "Turpentine" (V12/13), a flash of the classic "Barrel Rider2 (V13), and the 4th ascent on "The Game" (V15). Sorry for the whack iPhone footage!
Nina Williams climbs "Midnight Lightning", a bouldering problem on the Columbia Boulder in Camp 4 of Yosemite National Park. It has been described as the world's most famous bouldering problem. The first ascent was by Ron Kauk in 1978; the first female ascent was by Lynn Hill in 1998.
Last year in December the adidas Outdoor climbing athlete Romain Desgranges left to fight against the Californian granite to push hard and seek his physical limits. In Joshua Tree he found his 10 challenges.
Back in March of 2015 Sean McColl took a two week trip to the enchanted and somewhat creepy forests of Fontainebleau, France. His trip wasn't short of hard sends; with an 8B flash and handful of 8B+ sends.
The video regards a Ben Moon's masterpiece, put up in November 2006. Peak District is by far one of Niky Ceria's favorite place where to go and Voyager is simply one of the many gems you can see up-there. Here the second ascent. Enjoy.
Der trockene und kalte Herbst brachte top Bedingungen. So konnte Manu endlich "Robin Hood" (8A) im Sherwood Forest bezwingen. Ein imposanter Highball, ein absolutes must have!
Despite world class route climbing the Frankenjura offers a lot of good bouldering as well. You can watch Thomas Lindinger and Liesa Hergeth climb their projects "Riot Act" (8B+) "Tretboot" (7B) and some other recommended problems like "World coming down" (8A), "Trickkiste" (8A), "Flubber" (8A) and "Initiator" (7A).
Alex Puccio has had a pretty mixed 2015. She has accrued an incredible ticklist of hard routes, firmly establishing herself as not just one of the best female climbers in the world, but one of the best climbers in the world, full-stop.
Megan Mascarenas has always had incredible focus. Even from a young age her mother recognized it and watched it grow stronger every day within her daughter. Now, at the age of 18 Megan has won a Bouldering World Cup and bouldered V13.
After 6 trips and more than a year spent in South Africa, prAna Ambassador Paul Robinson finds himself looking further and further off the beaten path in search of new rock. Follow along as Paul Robinson finds an area that yields more than he could have ever imagined.
A sweeping look over Yosemite Valley with the young American champion, Megan Mascarenas, doing what she does best. Bouldering in the Valley has been a pastime for big wall climbers for decades but in the last years it's attained a truly iconic status.
Out hiking in the woods looking for the mountain lion, when Chad Greedy stumbled upon Daniel Woods making the first ascent of "Paint it black" (V15). Luckily he had his trusty iPhone on him.
Australia hosted some of the best rock Jimmy Webb has ever touched. The sandstone was different and had some wild features that he had never seen like the famous "spider web" formations.
Dai Koyamada gelingen in diesem Video Erstbegehungen einiger Boulderprobleme in Kyushu, auf einer der südlichsten Inseln Japans. Dai zeigt die Entstehung der Boulder "Sanshisuimei" (V11/12), "Tsukuyomi" (V11) und "Koniwa" (V13).
Der fränkische Boulderspezialist Markus Bock ist nach wie vor schwer aktiv an den Blöcken des Nördlichen Frankenjura. In diesem Video gelingen ihm "Shelter" (FB 8A+), "Diablo" (FB 8B) und "Antichrist" (FB 8B+).
To many climbers, Spain is a sport climbing destination and nothing more, offering only long limestone routes and tufa pulling. If they have heard of Spanish bouldering, the areas in question will likely be La Pedriza or Albarracin, but there is far more to the country's bouldering than these two spots.
Three friends going on a three week trip in the magical forest of Squamish. Unfortunately, they had to leave after two weeks because of massive rainfalls; they still had a lot of fun and did send a few lines, sadly leaving others behind.
Jimmy Webb’s Sachen waren gepackt, sein Crashpad allerdings noch nicht. An seinem letzten Tag in den Rocklands wachte er auf und ging ein letztes Mal zu "Livin Large" (8C) und dieses Mal stieg er oben aus.