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27 Mar 2015

Canadian alpinist Raphael Slawinski will attempt a first ascent on the North East Face of Everest this summer alongside two German teammates. The team aim to complete the route in pure alpine style. Read more

Raphael Slawinski and Ian Welsted, 83 kb

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26 Mar 2015

thumb Reinhold Messner: the man who made the first solo ascent of Mount Everest without supplemental oxygen and the... Read more

25 Mar 2015

thumb Alex Megos has repeated Yuji Hirayama's Flat Mountain, ~9a/+, at Futagoyama, Japan. This was the third ascent after Yuji... Read more

25 Mar 2015

thumb Austrian climbers Hansjörg Auer and Much Mayr have made the first ascent of a new multipitch route named Le Petit Prince... Read more

24 Mar 2015

thumb Since early October, 21 year old Griffin Whiteside from Maryland, USA, has been in Europe. Griffin had done loads of hard... Read more

24 Mar 2015

thumb Highly active British alpinists Matt Helliker and Jon Bracey have climbed what is thought to be a new route on one of the... Read more

23 Mar 2015

thumb Proving her ascent of Open your mind direct the other day was not just blind luck, Ashima Shiraishi has now gone ahead and... Read more

23 Mar 2015

thumb With the general election only weeks away political debate is dominating the airwaves. But some issues are commanding more... Read more

23 Mar 2015

thumb Alex Megos has made the second repeat of Dai Koyamada's Orochi, ~8C, at Kanoto, Japan. The problem was put up by Dai in... Read more

23 Mar 2015

thumb We are extremely pleased to welcome Martin Mckenna to the UKC/UKH team. Martin is a keen climber and programmer living in Glasgow... Read more

22 Mar 2015

thumb Magnus Midtbø has repeated Chris Sharma's Papichulo, 9a+, at Oliana, Spain. From his Instagram: SENT PAPICHULO!!! Such an... Read more

22 Mar 2015

thumb Jonathan Siegrist has repeated Ramon Julian Puigblanque's La Rambla original, 9a+, at Siurana, Spain. This was Jonathan's... Read more

21 Mar 2015

thumb Fabian Buhl is the promising alpine skier, who turned boulderer, then trad climber and now multi pitch master. Always on a world... Read more

20 Mar 2015

thumb This week's Fri Night Vid is a harrowing short film from from Mountain Equipment. Here's what they say: "Victor... Read more

Press Releases

24 Mar 2015

thumb There have been many exciting developments at Kendal Wall over the past year, with improvements to existing facilities and... Read more

23 Mar 2015

thumb ISPO – the Munich-based outdoor and snowsports trade fair – saw Nikwax support Greenpeace in their quest to detox the outdoors. ... Read more

19 Mar 2015

thumb Sheffield Adventure Film Festival organisers have announced the #ShAFF2015 film awards ahead of this weekend's festival (March... Read more

18 Mar 2015

thumb The popular Arc'teryx Alpine Academy returns to Chamonix in June 2015 for the fourth year running. This unique and highly... Read more

16 Mar 2015

thumb In the summer of 2014 Dave MacLeod set his sights on opening a hard new route on Cima Ovest in the Italian Dolomites. A bold... Read more

Competitions

27 Mar 2015

thumb This Spring sees Mammut relaunch its range of ropes with a series of exciting new technologies to cater for all climbers – from... Read more

20 Mar 2015

thumb Trekitt are a family run outdoor shop, based in Hereford. We've got over 28 years of experience providing top quality equipment... Read more

18 Mar 2015

thumb Wild Country has expanded their successful clothing collection to include a sharp new suite of dedicated training gear. Read more

Outdoor Industry Jobs

26 Mar 2015

thumb An opportunity has arisen to recruit an Assistant Manager at Manchester Climbing Centre. MCC is a modern indoor climbing centre... Read more

16 Mar 2015

thumb A rare and exciting opportunity to join the Tideswell, Peak District team in a pivotal role. Read more

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