Brasil Verticalby Björn Pohl - UKC Dec/2012
This news story has been read 3,408 times
This time of year, when it's generally dark, wet and miserable outside, a trip to Brazil doesn't sound half bad. But is there any climbing to speak of there?
In this video, Brazil's number one, Felipe Camargo, presents some of what the country has to offer the international climbing community (especially if you happen to climb 8c). I don't know about you, but if I had the time and money, I'd be on my way to the airport right now...
The video features Felipe making the first ascent of the hardest route in Brazil, Coquetel de Energia extension, 8c/+, as well as other routes and bouldering up to 8B.
Our Friday Night Video this week is a beautifully filmed piece by actor, singer-songwriter and director Jared Leto. With stunning... Read more
Shawn Raboutou, 18, has repeated Monkey wedding and Spray of light, both ~8C, in Rocklands. Rumours have been... Read more
Adam Ondra is now back in Flatanger where he intends to work some of his remaining projects. On his way there he made a couple of... Read more
Felipe Camargo, from Brazil, has made the third ascent of Chris Sharma's Catalan Witness the fitness, ~8C, at the Cova de Ocell... Read more
In July 2014, Felipe Camargo made the first ascent of Fortalezaat Ubatuba, east of São Paulo, the first ~8C in Brazil. News... Read more