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Rouhling Climbs New 9a in France

Rouhling Climbs New 9a in France

The French climbing legend Fred Rouhling has shown that age does not slow the best climbers by climbing a new 9a in southern France....
Landman & Pearson on World Class Bouldering Form

Landman & Pearson on World Class Bouldering Form

Two of the strongest climbers the UK has produced, young Tyler Landman (16) & slightly older James Pearson (21), have been climbing at a...
MacLeod Climbs A Muerte F9a

MacLeod Climbs A Muerte F9a

Dave MacLeod has joined the small, strong group of British climbers who have climbed F9a. Dave joined the group late last week when he...
Usobiaga Climbs La Rambla 9a+

Usobiaga Climbs La Rambla 9a+

Fresh from his World Cup leading success, Patxi Usobiaga has been on fire in Spain in the last week. Just a few days after...
Cerro Standhardt

Cerro Standhardt, Punta Herron & Torre Egger Traverse Completed

Alpinist.com reports that between November 21-23, two teams--one comprised of Patagonia veteran Rolando Garibotti and Hans Johnstone, the other of four strong Italians: Ermanno...
Natalie Berry Wins Kranj European Youth Series

Natalie Berry Wins Kranj European Youth Series

Glasgow based Natalie Berry has won the Kranj round European Youth Series that took place this weekend (24th/25th November) in Solvenia. The top three...
BMC Cymru/Wales Climbing and Hill Walking Day

BMC Cymru/Wales Climbing and Hill Walking Day

Final details for the BMC Cymru/Wales Climbing and Hill walking Day have now been announced. The fun-day for climbers and hill walkers in Wales...
Bill Wallace Grant Available Now

Bill Wallace Grant Available Now

The Bill Wallace grant - ?Go and do it ? ?  which has been established by the John Muir Trust is offering funding of...
Big Bouldering Numbers at Home & Abroad

Big Bouldering Numbers at Home & Abroad

Earl Climbs High Fidelity 8b / V13 Andy Earl has climbed the superb highball High Fidelity at Caley. This is only the 3rd ascent...
Kendal Film Festival & Boardman Tasker Winners Announced

Kendal Film Festival & Boardman Tasker Winners Announced

The Kendal Mountain Film Festival ended this weekend with British films doing well in all categories. Posing Productions (website) once again won the People´s...
Haug succeeds on Antalya 8c

Haug succeeds on Antalya 8c

Tobias Haug has succeeded on his long term project at Trebbana. The new line called Aqueduct and weighs in at 8c making it one...
British Lead Team Trials - Calling All Hotshots

British Lead Team Trials – Calling All Hotshots

Fresh from her grit sucesses Lucy Creamer has now settled into her new job as competition officer for the BMC, starting off with organising the...
Robertson Arrested for Climbing Eiffel Tower in Protest for Burma

Robertson Arrested for Climbing Eiffel Tower in Protest for Burma

The prolific DWS & south west pioneer Mike Robertson has been arrested after climbing the Eiffel Tower in Paris. Mike climbed the famous landmark...
Creamer Becomes First British Woman to Climb Grit E8 - Update

Creamer Becomes First British Woman to Climb Grit E8 – Update

On Monday 12th November, Lucy Creamer has become the first British Woman to climb Grit E8 with her ascent of Slab & Crack E8 6c...
Creamer Becomes First British Woman to Climb E8

Creamer Becomes First British Woman to Climb E8

Today, 12th November, Lucy Creamer has become the first British Woman to climb E8 with her ascent of Slab & Crack E8 6c at Curbar...
Whittaker Climbs Kaluza Klein E7

Whittaker Climbs Kaluza Klein E7

Young Pete Whittaker (16) has climbed Kaluza Klein, E7 6c at Robin Hood Stride spending just 20mins trying it before leading it successfully. Kaluza...
Litz Returns to Warpath & Ondra Fined

Litz Returns to Warpath & Ondra Fined

Litz on a Warpath in U.S. James Litz has climbed a possible V15, 8c at Catle Rocks in Idaho. The problem called Warpath at...
Lizzy Hawker Sets New World Record on Everest Base Camp-to-Kathmandu Ultra-Run

Lizzy Hawker Sets New World Record on Everest Base Camp-to-Kathmandu Ultra-Run

Elizabeth ?Lizzy? Hawker successfully concluded her double feat of summiting Ama Dablam (6,848 metres/22,467 feet) followed by a world-record breaking run from Everest Base...
9b for Andranda

9b for Andranda

Dani Andranda has climbed a 9b in the Ali-Baba cave in Rodellar, Spain. The route is an extension of an existing 9a+, Ali-Hulk Extension,...
Big Bold Highball in Buttermilks

Big Bold Highball in Buttermilks

Kevin Jorgenson has just completed a new V9 boulder problem in the Buttermilks in California. V9 is a grade that is nowhere near the...
Valence Leading World Cup Results

Valence Leading World Cup Results

The seventh round (out of eight) of the 2007 Leading World Cup took place in Valence, Spain this past weekend with all still to...
UK Authors Win at Banff Mountain Festival

UK Authors Win at Banff Mountain Festival

The world famous Banff Mountain Book Festival has been taking place this past week with two UK books taking awards. Accomplished and acclaimed alpinist...
2007 Fellrunning Review

2007 Fellrunning Review

planetFear´s mystery Fell Running Correspondent has just added a new article to the site that provides a comprehensive review of the 2007 season. you can check...
Humar Solos Annapurna I

Humar Solos Annapurna I

The Slovenian Alpinist Tomaz Humar has made a very impressive solo ascent of Annapurna I via the South Face. Humar topped out on the 28th...
New Medical Study into High Altitude Climbing Highlights Hidden Risk

New Medical Study into High Altitude Climbing Highlights Hidden Risk

A new medical study by researchers at Miguel Servet University Hospital in Zaragoza, Spain, have discovered a previously unknown danger to high altitude mountaineering....

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Siebe Vanhee klettert 'Orbayu' (8c MSL) frei an einem Tag (c) Archiv Siebe Vanhee

Siebe Vanhee klettert „Orbayu“ (8c MSL) frei an einem Tag

Am Samstag, den 25. Juli 2020, gelingt dem belgischen Bergsteiger Siebe Vanhee die freie Begehung der mystischen Route "Orbayu" (8c / 500 Meter) am Naranjo De Bulnes im Nationalpark Picos de Europa, Spanien.

PRODUKTE

Leicht-Gamaschen auch für den Sommer (c) Kahtoola

Produktvorstellung: Leicht-Gamaschen auch für den Sommer

Gamaschen sind nur was für den Winter? Von wegen! Die INSTA™gaiters von Kahtoola eignen sich besonders auch für den Sommer. Diese Leicht­gamaschen verhindern, dass Schmutz, Steinchen oder Ästchen in den Schuh gelangen und sind wasserabweisend.

PANORAMA

Neue Boulderhalle im Sportpark Bad Tölz geöffnet (c) KBZ Bad Tölz

Neue Boulderhalle im Sportpark Bad Tölz geöffnet

Seit einer Woche hat die moderne Kletteranlage im Sportpark Bad Tölz wieder eröffnet. Zum gleichen Zeitpunkt ging die neue Boulderhalle, in die man über eine Verbindungsbrücke von bestehender Kletteranlage gelangt, endlich an den Start.