At the beginning of April, Sheffield-based dark horse, Neil 'Nige' Kershaw made the 2nd ascent of MaDMAn, E8 6b, at Wimberry.
Nige added a direct finish containing yet more 6b climbing, though fortunately was protected by a runner in Trident...
German choss-specialist Benno Wagner has just made the 3rd ascent of Ugly, an E8 6c/XXS (Extremely Extremely... [ full story ]
Ethan Walker, who recently climbed his first 8B - Keen Roof (UKC News Report) at Raven Tor, has just gone on... [ full story ]
This week's Friday Night Video shows the feeling of satisfaction on finishing a hard boulder problem.
Para climber Phill... [ full story ]
Super strong Sheffield-based Neil Mawson has made an ascent of Parthian Shot at Burbage South, Peak District.
This gritstone... [ full story ]
The bold arete of Rare Lichen (E9 6c) on Gribbin Facet (Clogwyn y Tarw) in the Ogwen Valley, North Wales has... [ full story ]
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Nikwax is thrilled to announce the receipt of three outdoor awards in as many months: two from Walk magazine, the official... [ full story ]
Here at Podsacs we are on the lookout for people who can test and promote our products. Yes this does involve some free kit, but... [ full story ]
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Between trips to Ticino and Magic Wood, Alexander Megos spent a week back home in Frankenjura. Here's what he did.
The... [ full story ]
As widely reported in the mainstream media, at least twelve Sherpas have been killed on Everest in a huge serac collapse.
One... [ full story ]
Since the last Jimmy Webb update, he has pretty much kept at it. More hard repeats, up tp 8C, and more flashes,up to 8B.
At... [ full story ]
Jan Hojer has repeated Dave Graham's The Story of two Worlds, ~8C, and made the second ascent of Jimmy Webb's Big Kat,... [ full story ]
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Wild Country's new men's and women's apparel is in store across the UK and making quite an impact. You can get your hands on two... [ full article ]
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For this week's Friday Night Video we bring you footage from the hit BBC television show, Top Gear. In this clip,... [ full story ]
Pete Whittaker has added a hard direct start to his Wimberry super route Baron Greenback (UKC News Report). Pete... [ full story ]
Hazel Findlay has become the first British woman to climb 8c with an ascent of Fish Eye at Oliana, Spain.
Hazel commented on... [ full story ]