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1 Apr 2015

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2 Apr 2015

thumb A new mid-grade, 160-metre multi-pitch route that starts at the bottom of Twll Mawr has become the longest sport... Read more

1 Apr 2015

thumb Skye's iconic Inaccessible Pinnacle has lost the Bolster Stone, the prominent boulder which had been perched... Read more

30 Mar 2015

thumb Last summer Dave Macleod made the first ascent of a new route on Cima Ovest in the Italian Dolomites - named Project... Read more

30 Mar 2015

thumb Robbie Phillips and Neil McGeachy climbed a new E8 6b on the sea cliffs earlier this year, named . After both climbers... Read more

30 Mar 2015

thumb Starting today with a piece on Alison Hargreaves and her son Tom Ballard, UKC are rolling out a major new article format, using... Read more

30 Mar 2015

thumb After Japan, Alex Megos is now in Australia for the next couple of months. He has only been there for a few days, but has... Read more

28 Mar 2015

thumb Basque allround master Iker Pou has been to Mallorca where he onsighted better than ever before, crowning it all with an... Read more

27 Mar 2015

thumb American climber Emily Harrington is perhaps most known for being a successful competition climber, having represented the... Read more

27 Mar 2015

thumb Canadian alpinist Raphael Slawinski will attempt a first ascent on the North East Face of Everest this summer alongside two... Read more

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

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

1 Apr 2015

thumb Hello Climbers! 12 Yard Productions are currently casting for a new adventure camping show for ITV. The programme is a... Read more

31 Mar 2015

thumb The Mountain Boot Co is seeking to recruit a dynamic sales manager to work with the global leading pack... Read more

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