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26 Jan 2016

thumb Bucket lists, tick lists, plans, holidays, trips, trip of a lifetime, longterm goals, ultimate routes. We've all got them, but do... Read more

18 Jan 2016

thumb Acquiring an injury is a climber's worst nightmare. There is a vast array of information about dealing with the physical recovery... Read more

13 Jan 2016

thumb The Scottish isles were this year's climbing destination for German competition and sport climber Thomas "Shorty" Tauporn and... Read more

Jan 2016

thumb We recently featured a video of Luzan Matyas completing an indoor replica of the Frankenjura 9a Action Directe at his local wall... Read more

Dec 2015

thumb Desperate not to let the Christmas period interrupt your climbing plans? For those of you who can escape the dinner table and... Read more

Dec 2015

thumb Feeling flummoxed by the variety of information out there on fingerboard exercises? If you need a kickstart to get into an... Read more

Dec 2015

thumb Austrian boulderer Bernd Zangerl was at the forefront of the sport for many years. Having recently made the first ascent of a... Read more

Dec 2015

thumb Peter and Leni Gillman, authors of Extreme Eiger, tell the updated story of the Eiger Direct of 1966. Should they give up? Or go... Read more

Dec 2015

thumb Columnist George Monbiot supports re-wilding, the idea of restoring our uplands from grassy deserts to rich natural ecosystems.... Read more

Dec 2015

thumb Andy Kirkpatrick discusses alpine style cooking in the modern age: "as climbers in the 21st Century we really have no excuse to... Read more

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Dec 2015

thumb Columnist George Monbiot supports re-wilding, the idea of restoring our uplands from grassy deserts to rich natural ecosystems.... Read more

26 Jan 2016

thumb Bucket lists, tick lists, plans, holidays, trips, trip of a lifetime, longterm goals, ultimate routes. We've all got them, but do... Read more

Dec 2015

thumb Feeling flummoxed by the variety of information out there on fingerboard exercises? If you need a kickstart to get into an... Read more

18 Jan 2016

thumb Acquiring an injury is a climber's worst nightmare. There is a vast array of information about dealing with the physical recovery... 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