June 2013 Search News

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30 Jun 2013

thumb The weather has been far from good in Frankenjura lately meaning lots of rain, but this hasn't stopped Alexander Megos... Read more

30 Jun 2013

thumb Jimmy Webb has flashed Daniel Woods' Sky, ~8B+, at Kleinfontein, Rocklands, South Africa. I sent Jimmy a message to... Read more

29 Jun 2013

thumb In case you have somehow missed it, Shauna Coxsey has made the first female ascent of Dave Graham's Nuthin but sunshined, a... Read more

28 Jun 2013

thumb In this week's Friday night vid double bill we have a totally TRAD experience from Lakeland trad climber Rob Matheson on the bold... Read more

28 Jun 2013

thumb Three climbers from the Polish Alpine Club - Boguslaw Magrel, Wlodek Kierus and Adam Stadnik - have released a blogpost on ... Read more

28 Jun 2013

thumb Julian Lines recently added a direct finish to Dave Macleod's Holdfast, E9 7a, on Whale Rock in Glen Nevis. In... Read more

27 Jun 2013

thumb By repeating David Graham's 2000-test piece Nuthin' but sunshine at the Lower chaos of the Rocky Mountain National Park, CO,... Read more

27 Jun 2013

thumb The Imperial College Mountaineering Club has become a 'Bronze Finalist' in a competition to win £5000 for their club. If... Read more

27 Jun 2013

thumb Calum Muskett has just added a bold new route to the right of the Craine/Dawes masterpiece Kaya, E6/7 6b, on Glyder Fach Main... Read more

27 Jun 2013

thumb In November last year, James Kassay made the first ascent of his dream project, The wheel of life direct, ~8C+, in the Hollow... Read more

26 Jun 2013

thumb Tesni (14) and Celt (11) Lloyd-Jones recently made their first visit to Twll Mawr in the Dinorwig slate quarries getting... Read more

25 Jun 2013

thumb After the unsurprising amount of interest shown in Chris Bevins' 1st British Nose in a day (NIAD) solo, and the... Read more

25 Jun 2013

thumb Ramon Julian Puigblanque has made a very quick third ascent of Chris Sharma's Tierra Negra, ~9a/+, at Margalef, Spain. With... Read more

24 Jun 2013

thumb Pete Whittaker has just come back from a short trip to Sweden which turned out to be very successful. Pete made the first... Read more

23 Jun 2013

thumb On Saturday night gunmen reportedly posing as police killed ten people at the Nanga Parbat base camp in the Gilgit-Baltistan... Read more

20 Jun 2013

thumb It's summer again, and summer is the time of year when everyone who is anyone in the world of bouldering seems to be heading to... Read more

20 Jun 2013

thumb On the 16th June, Chris Bevins made the first British solo ascent of The Nose, C2, on El Capitan, Yosemite, in a... Read more

19 Jun 2013

thumb Sheffield Physicist and knee-bar connoisseur, Alex Barrows has just made the 4th ascent of Kaabah, an 8c+ extension to Mecca,... Read more

19 Jun 2013

thumb Finlay Wild has set a new speed record for the Cuillin Main Ridge Traverse, shaving about 2.5 minutes from the previous fastest... Read more

18 Jun 2013

thumb 19 year old Ben Davison from Alnwick, has just climbed Pata Negra, 8c, in Rodellar, Spain. This is Ben's first 8c, made... Read more

18 Jun 2013

thumb Nalle Hukkataival has made the second ascent of Daniel Woods' La Force Tranquille, ~8C, at Magic Wood/Averstal,... Read more

17 Jun 2013

thumb Jimmy Webb and friends spent some time in Ticino in March/April this year, racking up quite some cutting edge ascents. Most... Read more

16 Jun 2013

thumb Right now, Petr Pavlicek is hard at work, editing the footage of his second Adam Ondra documentary, The Change movie. Until... Read more

15 Jun 2013

thumb Nalle Hukkataival, from Helsinki, Finland, has made the first ascent of one of the most longstanding projects at Magic Wood in... Read more

14 Jun 2013

thumb This week's Friday Nighter is from Patrick Taylor. He introduces his video on Vimeo: "A video short of George Carmichael... Read more

14 Jun 2013

thumb On the 7th June, Alpinists Matt Helliker and Jon Bracey made a rare repeat of Birthright, V 6, 4c, A2, 450m on the Grand... Read more

13 Jun 2013

thumb Lately, Alizée Dufraisse has shifted her focus more and more towards climbing hard routes on rock. In particular, she has been... Read more

13 Jun 2013

thumb Just five days after the World Cup in Hamilton and the athletes were back into the thick of the action; this time in the clean,... Read more

12 Jun 2013

thumb During the recent spell of dry weather, the mountains of North Wales have seen some frenzied attention from a number of strong... Read more

11 Jun 2013

thumb Pete Robins has just climbed an old project in Pigeon's Cave, on the Great Orme, Llandudno, to give Pump up the Jam,... Read more

11 Jun 2013

thumb What does the future of bouldering look like? Obviously, this is impossible to know, but let's speculate a bit... Most seem... Read more

10 Jun 2013

thumb A lot has been going down over the last six months in Yorkshire, hard boulders, bolt routes and E grades all getting done by an... Read more

7 Jun 2013

thumb On Thursday the 23rd of May the newly formed GB Junior Bouldering Team travelled to Grindelwald in Switzerland to take part in... Read more

7 Jun 2013

thumb This week we have Dave MacLeod as our Friday night star. Here he is on his own Glen Nevis masterpiece - Fight The Feeling... Read more

6 Jun 2013

thumb 13 year old Jim Pope, has just returned from a short trip to the South-West which was very successful, visiting Anstey's... Read more

5 Jun 2013

thumb The destination for the next round in the World Cup was held in Hamilton, Toronto, Canada. Due to the competition being... Read more

5 Jun 2013

thumb A Public Inquiry into proposals to make major additions to the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales National Parks got underway... Read more

4 Jun 2013

thumb Ethan Walker has just had a very good couple of months, ticking many hard Peak limestone sport routes, including Zeke... Read more

3 Jun 2013

thumb James McHaffie and Ben Bransby have very quickly made the second free ascent of Dave Macleod's Longhope Direct on St John's Head,... Read more

3 Jun 2013

thumb The BMC’s Regional Access Database – or RAD as it’s more snappily known – is the definitive source of... Read more