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6 Nov 2014

thumb Matthew Phillips is 13 years-old and was born without his right arm beneath the elbow. He recently competed in the ParaClimb... Read more

4 Nov 2014

thumb Lucy Creamer was at the forefront of British female climbing for over two decades until she was struck with injuries which held... Read more

3 Nov 2014

thumb Ross Hewitt writes about his experience of skiing steep couloirs for one month on Baffin Island. Skiing Baffin's couloirs has... Read more

31 Oct 2014

thumb The British climbing scene is very exciting at the moment. It is quite clear that as a sport it is developing at a rapid rate and... Read more

30 Oct 2014

thumb James McHaffie gives us his Top 5 routes in the UK at E7. Coming up with a list of the 'best' has felt desperate, with this in... Read more

28 Oct 2014

thumb Caroline talks Trad and British Ethics: How does a world-class foreign climber perceive UK trad climbing? Caro's curiosity about... Read more

Oct 2014

thumb A profile of Edinburgh-based charity Urban Uprising. Without promising to resolve the world's poverty issues or to stop crime for... Read more

Oct 2014

thumb As this year's Petzl RocTrip comes to a close, Jack Geldard reports on the climbing around Antalya in Turkey, with a new super... Read more

Oct 2014

thumb Last year, Finn McCann wrote an article about climbing El Capitan with his terminally ill father Seamus, who had been diagnosed... Read more

Oct 2014

thumb "Every so often you meet someone in climbing that makes you take a step back. Someone with a fire in their eye, passion in their... Read more

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Sep 2014

thumb Ben Davison is one of the rising stars of British sport climbing, having climbed 8c last year he climbed 8c+ just four years... Read more

Aug 2014

thumb Earlier this summer, when the golden sun warmed the rock of North Wales, alpinist and trad climber Nick Bullock seized the... Read more

Sep 2014

thumb Earlier this month, Tom Randall and Pete Whittaker took on the might of Brown & Whillans, not something to be done lightly,... Read more

4 Nov 2014

thumb Lucy Creamer was at the forefront of British female climbing for over two decades until she was struck with injuries which held... 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

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

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

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 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

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

Apr 2014

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

Apr 2012

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

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