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27 Jul 2015

thumb Big-Wall first ascents, donkeys and poor food choices in Kyrgyzstan. UKC User Neil Chelton gives an amusing account of his summer... Read more

23 Jul 2015

thumb Trad climbing is undoubtedly the principal discipline of the British climbing scene. In the hierarchy of rock climbing pursuits,... Read more

16 Jul 2015

thumb 26 year-old Jacob Cook and 22 year-old Canadian Bronwyn Hodgins climbed The Nose of El Capitan in May 2014 - as their first big... Read more

9 Jul 2015

thumb In this series, we feature a variety of vans and their owners and getting into the geeky details of their vehicle and its set-up.... Read more

1 Jul 2015

thumb As the media hypes up this week's heatwave - AKA 'British Summer' - this rare dosage of heat, sun and dry rock will inevitably... Read more

30 Jun 2015

thumb 36 year-old Nick Fisher from Derbyshire was keen to show off his rather unusual 'truck' set-up, affectionately named 'Brenda.'... Read more

30 Jun 2015

thumb David Coley writes about an accident in la Calanque which could easily have been prevented - due to an oversight which many of us... Read more

Jun 2015

thumb Drones are everywhere these days, making spectacular aerial films at modest budgets. MIC Rob Johnson has a new business flying... Read more

Jun 2015

thumb Every indoor climber has experienced route setting and knows there is something more behind it than just throwing some holds on a... Read more

Jun 2015

thumb With 9,954 climbs logged in the UKC database, 712 crags listed under his name as moderator, Dan Barbour - dannyboy83 - stood out... Read more

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May 2015

thumb A recent forum thread titled 'You know you're a climber when...' prompted numerous responses, many of which will be all too... Read more

May 2015

thumb With such a diverse set of conflicting emotional experiences, climbing caters for a variety of individual preferences, combining... Read more

May 2015

thumb The cost and effort required to obtain a van and "pimp it out" - so to speak - is unfortunately a limiting factor for many... Read more

Jun 2015

thumb With 9,954 climbs logged in the UKC database, 712 crags listed under his name as moderator, Dan Barbour - dannyboy83 - stood out... Read more

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May 2006

thumb Figure 8? Groove? They're all here (well almost). We couldn't think of anything starting with V, W, X, Y (you surely will). If... Read more

Feb 2002

thumb Fed up with having to pay to get in to crowded indoor walls? Are they never open when you want them? Let Nick Smith tell you how... Read more

May 2009

thumb 23 years after first visiting Groningen, Alan James makes a return visit and discovers that the scrappy local wall he climbed on... Read more

Apr 2014

thumb Finger Injuries are almost certainly the most common injuries climbers face. In this article, climbing coach Robin O'Leary... Read more

Jul 2000

thumb Want to know how they did the climbing stuff in Mission Impossible 2? Was it Tom Cruise? An exclusive chat with a guy who did the... Read more

Aug 2012

thumb There is a wonderful feeling of freedom when you can run it out above gear, climbing as hard as you can, totally consumed by the... Read more

Apr 2012

thumb In this detailed article, Matt Fuller and Dr. Mark Taylor explain all the technical details behind waterproof fabrics. "Making... Read more

Apr 2005

thumb Can the climbing media be blamed for using racy images of women to sell to men? They are in business and are they not only... Read more

Apr 2005

thumb "A beautifully packaged reproductive equipment with no external parts", or the perfect form for a rock climber? These questions... Read more