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26 Aug 2016

thumb Today marks the 50th anniversary of the first ascent of Right Angle HS at Gurnard's Head, Cornwall by Iain Peters and John... Read more

22 Aug 2016

thumb Tom Livingstone finally found peace after the best three weeks of trad climbing in his life, leading a few notorious routes in... Read more

18 Aug 2016

thumb In the small world of British climbing, it's easy to assume that you know of everyone and their exploits, especially in your... Read more

11 Aug 2016

thumb A BBC Radio 4 feature recently focussed on Palestine's first indoor climbing wall - Wadi Climbing - in Ramallah. The Palestinian... Read more

8 Aug 2016

thumb It was almost three months ago when an amazing image popped up on John McCune's Instagram feed. "Jesus!" I thought. That looks... Read more

28 Jul 2016

thumb In mainland Europe, climbing is gaining ground as an alternative form of therapy for both physical and psychological injuries and... Read more

Jul 2016

thumb Admit it, you're guilty. When you fall off, it's never your fault. The conditions weren't right, your belayer is an inattentive... Read more

Jul 2016

thumb Exclusive Excerpt from 'The Bond' by Simon McCartney Read more

Jul 2016

thumb Dave Birkett: a name synonymous with hard Lakeland mountain trad climbs. A dark horse who has rarely sought media attention, but... Read more

Jul 2016

thumb As a climbing news website, we have a tendency to report on top-end, groundbreaking ascents of the world's hardest routes and... Read more

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28 Jul 2016

thumb In mainland Europe, climbing is gaining ground as an alternative form of therapy for both physical and psychological injuries and... Read more

Jul 2016

thumb Admit it, you're guilty. When you fall off, it's never your fault. The conditions weren't right, your belayer is an inattentive... Read more

Jul 2016

thumb Dave Birkett: a name synonymous with hard Lakeland mountain trad climbs. A dark horse who has rarely sought media attention, but... Read more

Jul 2016

thumb As a climbing news website, we have a tendency to report on top-end, groundbreaking ascents of the world's hardest routes and... 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

Apr 2014

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

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