March 2011 Search News

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31 Mar 2011

thumb In this clip from Nick Brown of Outcrop Films we see Ryan Pasquill onsighting the bold arete of Power of the Darkside at Matlock... Read more

28 Mar 2011

thumb On Saturday 19th March a British team climbed and made what is believed to be the 2nd British ski descent of Mount Damavand,... Read more

28 Mar 2011

thumb Again Adam Ondra delivers. This weekend at Oliana, he first did the first ascent of what used to be Chris Sharma's Chaxi Raxi... Read more

25 Mar 2011

thumb This week we have a feast of climbing from top photographer Alex Messenger of the . Alex put this compilation together... Read more

25 Mar 2011

thumb This is the twelfth of the 2010/11 season of Scottish winter conditions updates from Dan Goodwin of MountainPlan.com. Dan ... Read more

25 Mar 2011

thumb 17 year old Calum Muskett has climbed the bold arete of Rare Lichen on Clogwyn y Tarw (Gribin Facet), Ogwen, North Wales. ... Read more

25 Mar 2011

thumb I don't know if she has made a deal with the Devil or something, but Sasha Digiulian just keeps crushing at the Red River Gorge... Read more

24 Mar 2011

thumb Tom Peckitt has developed a few new problems in Yorkshire over the winter. We spoke to Tom and got the full details of these... Read more

24 Mar 2011

thumb After a year and a half of trying, Nacho Sánchez made the first ascent of Entropía at Castillo de Bayuela west of Madrid, Spain,... Read more

24 Mar 2011

thumb In this video we see UKC regular Franco Cookson attempt O'Gradey's Incurable Itch (E6 7a) without side runners. The lack of side... Read more

24 Mar 2011

thumb In the 11th hour of his European adventure, Paul Robinson has made the 2nd ascent of Dai Koyamada's Angama, 8C, Coquibus Longs... Read more

23 Mar 2011

thumb Report by the BMC: The last 40 years of the Alpine Journal are now available to view online. The Alpine Club's annual... Read more

23 Mar 2011

thumb Onsighted Omaha Beach, 5.14a today! Psyched on Lucifer next!!! Sasha Digiulian goes from strength to strength. After... Read more

23 Mar 2011

thumb Armed with a large pair of bouldering pads and a van full of balls (or was it the other way around?) Ryan Pasquill and Dan... Read more

21 Mar 2011

thumb A rock climber from Bristol has been killed in an accident in Pembroke. 36 year old Jonathon Woods, known as Woody, was... Read more

21 Mar 2011

thumb Adam Ondra has onsighted Chris Sharma's Mind control, 8c+, at the home of the big rigs, Oliana, in Catalunya. As far as I know,... Read more

21 Mar 2011

thumb Veteran climber Douglas (Dougie) Lang died at the weekend. The 69 year-old Dundonian, former SMC President and long time... Read more

20 Mar 2011

thumb Sasha Digiulian, 18, has repeated Joey Kinder's Southern smoke, 8c+, at the Bob Marley crag in Kentucky's own Red River... Read more

18 Mar 2011

thumb At the end of last year James Pearson made a fleeting visit back to his native Peak District to climb an old gritstone project.... Read more

18 Mar 2011

thumb The path down Chee Dale is one of the most impressive walks in the Peak District, and is popular with both walkers and... Read more

18 Mar 2011

thumb This is the eleventh of the 2010/11 season of Scottish winter conditions updates from Dan Goodwin of MountainPlan.com. Dan ... Read more

17 Mar 2011

thumb Many UK climbers have hung up their crampons and dusted off their rock boots, but not the intrepid trio of Nick Bullock, Pete... Read more

17 Mar 2011

thumb There has been a new twist in the access situation to Staden Quarry (also know as Cow Dale) in the Peak. Last January we... Read more

16 Mar 2011

thumb The GB Climbing Team Management will be selecting the final GB Team for 2011, both in the Junior and Senior categories. If you... Read more

15 Mar 2011

thumb Reported on Javu.co.uk is a news of a direct version to the classic E6/7 Tears of a Clown at Sennen Cove,... Read more

14 Mar 2011

thumb Last week saw the Climbing Works International Festival (CWIF) in Sheffield. Amongst the many strong climbers who competed in... Read more

14 Mar 2011

thumb Following on from the earlier announcement that British climbing legend Doug Scott is to receive an award at the Piolets d'Or... Read more

14 Mar 2011

thumb After his 4 8c+ onsights , Adam Ondra decided redpointing was on the menu. At Santa Ana in Catalunya, he got to work and rather... Read more

13 Mar 2011

thumb Carlo Traversi has made the 2nd ascent of Daniel Woods' The Game at Boulder canyon, CO. The FA was made a little more than a year... Read more

11 Mar 2011

thumb In December we ran a short report on Jon Griffiith and Will Sim making an ascent of the East Face of Cerro Piergiorgio in... Read more

9 Mar 2011

thumb Earlier in the year Martin Smith and Micky Page had a good day at Bowden Doors in Northumberland. Martin Smith climbed the... Read more

9 Mar 2011

thumb The few who questioned whether Adam Ondra had taken onsighting into the next realm should now stand corrected. Adam followed up... Read more

8 Mar 2011

thumb Paul Robinson has now made the 2nd or 3rd* ascent of Dave Graham's The story of 2 worlds, hard 8C, on the Dreamtime boulder at... Read more

8 Mar 2011

thumb It was another successful Sheffield Adventure Film Festival at the Showroom in Sheffield which was packed on all three days... Read more

8 Mar 2011

thumb Adam Ondra has done it again. Yet again he manages to stun the climbing world. It would seem the one month break from climbing... Read more

7 Mar 2011

thumb Last weekend saw the Climbing Works International Festival (CWIF) take place in Sheffield. The festival, an international... Read more

7 Mar 2011

thumb Rémy Bergasse has made the first ascent of Steppe de pierres (Stepping stones) in the Oasis sector at Calanques, close to... Read more

7 Mar 2011

thumb The Epicentre climbing shop in Ambleside have started an initiative that they hope will have a positive impact on Lakeland... Read more

7 Mar 2011

thumb In January we published a request from Allcord Ltd who were looking for two 'climbing ambassadors'. Climbers were asked to submit... Read more

6 Mar 2011

thumb There is close, and there is close, and then there is ridiculously close. Paul Robinson has now come even closer than that to... Read more

6 Mar 2011

thumb Brian McAlinden of The Climbing Works Reports What a Semi-Final!!! A big big crowd watched a major upset as the uber-Euro... Read more

5 Mar 2011

thumb It's a big weekend in the Peak (Sheffield) and if you are about there is lots going on - there is a spot of rain forecast... Read more

4 Mar 2011

thumb This is the tenth of the 2010/11 season of Scottish winter conditions updates from Dan Goodwin of MountainPlan.com. Dan... Read more

4 Mar 2011

thumb Neil Hart of Maison Bleau gives us this week's Friday video - February Dose of Font. Neil uploads regular bouldering... Read more

3 Mar 2011

thumb On the 7th February Aymeric Clouet, Jérome Para, and Pierre Labbre set off on a 5 day climb of the Super Integral making this... Read more

3 Mar 2011

thumb The Sportscotland Avalanche Information Service (SAIS) has launched a new mapping facility, recording the location and details... Read more

3 Mar 2011

thumb We picked up an interesting series of articles on a Norwegian local web site about an intrepid man spotted below the famous... Read more

2 Mar 2011

thumb The 5th Climbing Works International Festival (CWIF) takes place this weekend on Saturday & Sunday (5th/6th March 2011). With... Read more

2 Mar 2011

thumb Infamous French Alpinist Patrice Glairon Rappaz and young uber-alpinist Cédric Perillat-Merceroz have been pushing... Read more

2 Mar 2011

thumb For the first time in months my car thermometer has been glowering two threatening digits at me: 16ºc... Enough to rock the... Read more

1 Mar 2011

thumb Conny Matthes, a Frankenjura local, has repeated Ingo Gräbner's Sea of green, ~8A+, at Tretbootwändchen, Frankenjura. Some say... Read more

1 Mar 2011

thumb Nigel Callender has made the fifth ascent of Monk Life at Kyloe in the Wood, Northumberland. The problem, first climbed by... Read more