February 2002 Search News

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28 Feb 2002

In an effort to stop people coming up to me in the pub or at the wall and giving me shit about whether something is 4b or 4c,... Read more

28 Feb 2002

Swedish based website Coronn.com has been advertising free topos for download. Closer inspection has revealed that many of them... Read more

27 Feb 2002

Seven climbers are trying to draw attention to the changes over the last 150 years, in mountaineering and the Alps, by dressing... Read more

26 Feb 2002

The proposed parking restrictions in Snowdonia will effect all of us who enjoy climbing there. Fancy nipping out for a late... Read more

21 Feb 2002

American speed demon, Steve Schneider has soloed the three Towers of Paine in a single push. He began with the North Tower's... Read more

21 Feb 2002

Andy Kirkpatrick and Ian Parnell have just completed the second ascent of the Lafaille Route on the west face of the Petit Dru. ... Read more

20 Feb 2002

Edinburgh Uni, Lecture theatre five, Appleton Tower. 7th March 7.15 for 7.30. TICKETS MUST BE BROUGHT IN ADVANCE AND WILL NOT... Read more

20 Feb 2002

The BMC have announced a number of climbing events taking place in 2002 as part of the UN International Year of the... Read more

18 Feb 2002

Danny Cattell of North Wales flashed Jasmine at Bamford yesterday after watching a friend headpoint it. Jasmine was originally... Read more

18 Feb 2002

After the success of our \'Dyno Competition\' at the Edge Climbing Centre, in February last year, Bendcrete Climbing Walls Ltd.... Read more

18 Feb 2002

Miles Gibson has climbed his project in Burbage quarry up the arete to the right of Zeus. Scant details as yet, but the route is... Read more

14 Feb 2002

Godefroy Perroux died recently in a climbing accident near Chamonix. He was a well known guide who specialised in winter climbing... Read more

13 Feb 2002

The first Irish/International Climbing Meet will be held at Fairhead, BallyCastle, on the 6-9th of June 2002. Organised by the... Read more

8 Feb 2002

The BMC is warning climbers and trekkers to stay out of Nepal after Maoists detonated a bomb just outside Lukla airport on Monday... Read more

8 Feb 2002

A recent study published in this month\'s medical journal \'The Lancet\' shows that the bigger your lung size relative to your... Read more

7 Feb 2002

Steve Bell made winter ascents of the North Face of the Matterhorn when he was aged 17 and the Eiger when he was just 20. 20... Read more

6 Feb 2002

Suprisingly good weather out in Patagonia allowed American speed climber, Dean Potter make the second solo ascent of the classic... Read more

5 Feb 2002

Application forms for the A5 British Bouldering Championships (BBC) and the Troll British Indoor Climbing Championships (BICC)... Read more

5 Feb 2002

Alastair Lee describes 'Made in China' as "an alternative adventure, travel and mountaineering show involving 3 projectors, short... Read more

4 Feb 2002

Back in December, Kevin \'The Noon\'Tuffen got the third ascent of Gom Jabbar (E8 6c), at Gardoms Edge in the Peak. He has been... Read more

4 Feb 2002

Allen Fyffe has been awarded an MBE for services to mountaineering. Allen is the current Secretary of the Scottish Mountain... Read more

1 Feb 2002

The Mountaineering Council of Scotland is looking for an active mountaineer who has experience of training and a knowledge of... Read more