May 2015 Search News

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29 May 2015

thumb Nalle Hukkataival has repeated Paul Robinson's Ill trill, ~8B+/C, at Magic wood/Averstal, Switzerland. Solving the beta... Read more

29 May 2015

thumb Tonight's Friday Night Video features a portrait of Robin Campbell, the recipient of the 2015 Award for Excellence in... Read more

28 May 2015

thumb Alex Mason has climbed a new E8 6c named Katie's Delight at in North Wales. The line shares a start with ... Read more

27 May 2015

thumb Nacho Sanchez has made the first ascent of Cthulhu at Arnao, near Avilés in Asturia, northern Spain. As far as I understand,... Read more

27 May 2015

thumb Seb Bouin has made third ascent of Barnabé Fernandez' Chilam balam, 9b, at Villanueva del Rosario near Malaga, Spain. The route... Read more

26 May 2015

thumb Aleksej Jaruta, 17, has both flashed and soloed Pirayaklubben, 8b, at Hylteberget outside Gothenburg, Sweden. After flashing... Read more

26 May 2015

thumb The 7th Climb Newcastle Annual Spring Boulder took place on Friday 8th May with a packed out centre witnessing one of the most... Read more

26 May 2015

thumb London-based 17 year-old Molly Thompson-Smith has dominated the British competition climbing circuit over the last few years, at... Read more

25 May 2015

thumb Leeds-based climbers Jacob Cook and Bronwyn Hodgins are currently on a three month road-trip in the States. We came across a... Read more

24 May 2015

thumb Benjamin Linné Ryn, one of Sweden's most talented climbers, spent a couple of weeks in the Peak district recently. His list of... Read more

23 May 2015

thumb Katherine Choong, from Switzerland, has repeated Southern Smoke, 8c+, in the Red River Gorge, Kentucky. The climbing style,... Read more

22 May 2015

thumb BMCtv have released a groundbreaking video featuring their fastidious efforts to resolve a burning... Read more

22 May 2015

thumb The well used and popular Ridge Climbing Centre in Swindon is due to be closed this summer causing the local climbing community... Read more

21 May 2015

thumb If you're at all interested in competion climbing, you already know the results in Innsbruck. There was a live stream and the... Read more

20 May 2015

thumb Last weekend the IFSC European Bouldering Championship took place in Innsbruck, Austria and kicked off the 2015 international... Read more

19 May 2015

thumb 18 year-old Ellis Butler-Barker recently made the first ascent of an old project at , which he has named Fallingwater and... Read more

19 May 2015

thumb Liverpool, Stockport and Sheffield hosted 3 rounds of the Leading League each, with 10 routes to climb with grades... Read more

18 May 2015

thumb Ethan Pringle has made the second ascent of Chris Sharma's Jumbo Love an ~80m pitch at the Monestary, Clark Mountain,... Read more

18 May 2015

thumb Parts of the popular climbing area Cheddar Gorge have been severely vandalised following a series of destructive acts... Read more

18 May 2015

thumb Legendary climber, BASE jumper and highliner Dean Potter has died at the age of 43 after a wingsuit jump from Taft Point... Read more

15 May 2015

thumb Not content with the existing hard routes in the Hollywood Bowl sector of , Jordan Buys set his mind on extending ​ 8c,... Read more

15 May 2015

thumb Yesterday Team GB's Dave Barrans and Leah Crane fought through the qualification at the first International Bouldering... Read more

15 May 2015

thumb James Noble has made the second ascent of 8B at ​ - eight years after it was first climbed by Steve McClure in 2007... Read more

15 May 2015

thumb As part of the Arc'teryx Define Feminine series five women take on a testing six-day hike through the pristine alpine... Read more

14 May 2015

thumb Here is what Dai says about his new boulder problem Horizon, at Mount Hiei, Kyushu. At last! Finally I was able to hold... Read more

13 May 2015

thumb The story of Horizon, Dai Koyamada's new super boulder at Mount Hiei, Kyushu, Japan will be up soon, but until then, here are... Read more

13 May 2015

thumb Is Malham climbed-out? Not according to Neil Gresham, who has added an extension to ​ 8a at , to give Straight... Read more

13 May 2015

thumb The European Space Agency has given financial backing to a new project which aims to map tick hot spots in the Scottish Highlands... Read more

13 May 2015

thumb Last weekend the first round of the European Youth Series 2015 took place in Dornbirn, Austria. Representing Great Britain was a... Read more

12 May 2015

thumb This year the Alpine Club is supporting seven expeditions to the Greater Ranges with grants from its Climbing Fund. The aim... Read more

12 May 2015

thumb The BBC is reporting that a second major Earthquake (with a rating of 7.4) has hit Nepal this morning. The BBC stated: "The... Read more

8 May 2015

thumb Last September French climber Caroline Ciavaldini made the first female ascent of E8 6c - Britain's first route graded... Read more

8 May 2015

thumb The biggest bouldering festival in the world took place last weekend and, in its twelfth year was a roaring success –... Read more

8 May 2015

thumb Tom Bolger and Rob Lamey recently visited Lebanon to check out the sport climbing potential and bolt some impressive new lines.... Read more

7 May 2015

thumb Will Sim and Jon Griffith have made the first ascent of a new route in Alaska on the North West Face of Mount Deborah, named Bad... Read more

6 May 2015

thumb While I was on the Dawn Wall, I tried to shoot a quick little daily update to serve as a memory of the experience. It already... Read more

6 May 2015

thumb The 2015 Everest season looks set to end prematurely in the aftermath of the 7.8 magnitude earthquake which killed at... Read more

5 May 2015

thumb Romain Desgranges is one of those competitors who is almost always very close to top. Always reaching the final, sometimes the... Read more

5 May 2015

thumb The earthquake in Nepal has touched many climbers worldwide. Below is an article by experienced Himalayan climber, skier and trek... Read more

4 May 2015

thumb Griffin Whiteside & Co are still in Europe. Guess there are one or two problems left to climb before they have to move... Read more

4 May 2015

thumb Our increasing dependence on smartphones and satellite positioning systems is leading to a loss of practical skills and... Read more

4 May 2015

thumb Swiss climber Dani Arnold has set a new speed record on the North Face of the Matterhorn with a time of 1 hour and 46 minutes,... Read more

2 May 2015

thumb Here is the second video from Dai Koyamada bouldering in Kyushu. Featuring Fat mother, ~8B, and Boreas, ~8B/+. As mentioned... Read more

1 May 2015

thumb In tonight's Friday Night Video, a team of four climbers travel to the remote Baffin Island with the goal of a first... Read more