February 2014 Search News

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28 Feb 2014

thumb Wild Country ‘Crack School’ is a series of eight short videos designed to utilise the skills and knowledge of Wild... Read more

28 Feb 2014

thumb Pete Robins has climbed the first ascent of another obvious highball line on the Lleyn Peninsula, North Wales. The problem,... Read more

27 Feb 2014

thumb The classic Hard Severe, Terrier's Tooth, at Chair Ladder in West Penwith, Cornwall has been damaged by the brutal... Read more

27 Feb 2014

thumb Before leaving Hueco Tanks, Mina Leslie-Wujastyk took part in the annual Rock Rodeo, and managed to take 2nd place in the... Read more

26 Feb 2014

thumb Katharina Posch has repeated Lethal design, ~8A+, at Red Rocks in Nevada. Katharina is with a bunch of mostly Austrian on a... Read more

25 Feb 2014

thumb British climber Tom Newman has just returned from a very successful trip to Hueco Tanks, Texas, USA, where he climbed many... Read more

24 Feb 2014

thumb On Saturday 22nd Lochaber Mountain Rescue Team carried out an 'epic' rescue on the remote Beinn Eibhinn,... Read more

24 Feb 2014

thumb Dave Macleod and Adam Hughes have recently made the first winter ascent (FWA) of Orient Express, a summer E2 5c on Ben... Read more

23 Feb 2014

thumb Nalle Hukkataival has repeated Christian Core's Gioia, ~8C+, at Varazze, Italy. Nalle's ascent was the third, after Core and... Read more

21 Feb 2014

thumb This week we have two different videos. The first is a grit video from Jon Clarke, and is really well put together - nice one... Read more

20 Feb 2014

thumb UKClimbing user and Portland local, Ben Thorne has informed us of a series of large landslides that have occured on... Read more

19 Feb 2014

thumb Planning permission has been granted for a Hydro Electric scheme to be built in the heart of the Llanberis Pass, North... Read more

19 Feb 2014

thumb Yorkshire based Emma Powell has recently put in an exceptional performance in the UIAA World Youth Ice Championships in... Read more

18 Feb 2014

thumb Gabriele Moroni has repeated Dave Graham's The Story of two worlds, ~8C, at Cresciano, Switzerland. Dave made the first ascent... Read more

18 Feb 2014

thumb The Scottish Avalanche Information Service (SAIS) has produced a new free leaflet that offers useful... Read more

18 Feb 2014

thumb American climbers Alex Honnold and Tommy Caldwell have made the first ascent of the 5km long Fitzroy Traverse in Patagonia,... Read more

18 Feb 2014

thumb On February the 8th, The Foundry climbing wall in Sheffield held it's first all-day bouldering competition in some... Read more

17 Feb 2014

thumb Fred Moix has made the first ascent of Mandela Day on an extremely steep rock found by Markus Bieri in the Swiss Valais... Read more

17 Feb 2014

thumb Ramon Julian Puigblanque has onsighted Chris Sharma's Fish eye, 8c, at Oliana, Spain. What makes Ramonet's onsight extra... Read more

17 Feb 2014

thumb 2013 was a great year for Irish climbing with repeats of hard test pieces, many new routes and boulder problems put up, there... Read more

14 Feb 2014

thumb 's ‘Crack School’ is a series of eight short videos designed to utilise the skills and knowledge of Wild... Read more

14 Feb 2014

thumb Jacopo Larcher from Bolzano, Italy, has made the 3rd ascent of Beat Kammerlander's Prinzip Hoffnung, 8b/+, E9/10, at Bürser... Read more

14 Feb 2014

thumb Jakob Schubert has managed to flash the very crimpy Nagual, ~8B, at Hueco Tanks. He also made quick work of Crown of... Read more

14 Feb 2014

thumb Andy Kirkpatrick has just climbed a new route on Ulvetanna (the mountain Leo Houlding and team climbed in The Last... Read more

13 Feb 2014

thumb Jule Wurm has had a great day at Hueco Tanks, where she in a single day repeated Barefoot on sacred ground, ~8A+, Dark age,... Read more

13 Feb 2014

thumb Last Friday Nick Bullock and Tim Neill headed up to the North West of Scotland to climb Bruised Violet, (VIII,8)... Read more

13 Feb 2014

thumb In January, American climber Alex Honnold soloed El Sendero Luminoso, a 500m, technical, 7c big wall at Potrero Chico,... Read more

11 Feb 2014

thumb Apologies are in order. As it now turns out, Magnus has yet to repeat Neanderthal. Apparently it was just a rumour that went... Read more

10 Feb 2014

thumb 2013 saw many changes for the Scottish Tooling Series, with new organisers, increased participants and the return of venues.... Read more

10 Feb 2014

thumb The B5289 down Borrowdale from Keswick is closed for emergency repair work from this morning. The busy road along the east... Read more

10 Feb 2014

thumb 16 year old Giuliano Cameroni has repeated David Graham's The Story of Two Worlds, ~8C, on the Dreamtime boulder at... Read more

9 Feb 2014

thumb Super strong Japanese boulderer Dai Koyamada has made the first ascent of a new and exceptionally hard boulder problem now... Read more

7 Feb 2014

thumb Pete Robins has added The Big Orange, 8A (!), to Twryn Talfarach on the Lleyn Peninsula in North Wales... Read more

7 Feb 2014

thumb On the third of February, Czech climber Adam Ondra made the coveted second ascent of Chris Sharma's First round, first... Read more

7 Feb 2014

thumb Back in January we reported on Alex Honnold's mind-blowing solo of the 15 pitch/500m El Sendero Luminoso at... Read more

7 Feb 2014

thumb 2013 was a big year for Swiss climber Ueli Steck. His epic on Everest was huge news, perhaps for all the wrong reasons, but then... Read more

6 Feb 2014

thumb British climbers James McHaffie (Caff) and Tim Neill returned last month from a trip to Patagonia, where they... Read more

6 Feb 2014

thumb MIna Leslie-Wujastyk has repeated Barefoot on sacred ground, ~8A+, at Hueco Tanks, Texas. Fell once on the top out section... Read more

5 Feb 2014

thumb Site user Shaun Walby has had an image commended in this year's Sony World Photography Awards. His stunning... Read more

5 Feb 2014

thumb Scottish climbers Pete Macpherson and Guy Robertson have climbed yet another first ascent of a hard, bold and technical... Read more

4 Feb 2014

thumb This week we have a variety of great ski articles across UKC and UKH. The ski week kicked off yesterday with a brilliant... Read more

4 Feb 2014

thumb Katharina Saurwein has repeated Lethal design, ~8A+, at Red Rock, Nevada. Like so many others, Katharina is paying Red... Read more

3 Feb 2014

thumb Quite unsurprisingly Adam Ondra has made the coveted first repeat of Chris Sharma's First round, first minute, ~9b, in the... Read more

3 Feb 2014

thumb British climber Mina Leslie-Wujastyk has made fast ascents of several hard boulder problems in Hueco Tanks, Texas. She has... Read more

2 Feb 2014

thumb Italian, Niccolò Ceria has repeated a number of difficult problems, including Meadowlark Lemon, ~8B+, during his ongoing trip to... Read more