July 2016 Search News

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31 Jul 2016

thumb In April this year, Alex Honnold and Felipe Camargo repeated Dani Andrada's Corazón de Ensueño, a 240m/8... Read more

29 Jul 2016

thumb Our Friday Night Video this week is a beautifully filmed piece by actor, singer-songwriter and director Jared Leto. With stunning... Read more

29 Jul 2016

thumb Shawn Raboutou, 18, has repeated Monkey wedding and Spray of light, both ~8C, in Rocklands.  Rumours have been... Read more

28 Jul 2016

thumb Adam Ondra is now back in Flatanger where he intends to work some of his remaining projects. On his way there he made a couple of... Read more

27 Jul 2016

thumb In June, Alex Megos came over to the UK for some unfinished business. He had very briefly tried Hubble back in 2013 and was... Read more

26 Jul 2016

thumb Nalle Hukkataival has also repeated Fred Nicole's Monkey wedding, ~8C, in Rocklands, South Africa. This was the 8th ascent of the... Read more

25 Jul 2016

thumb Today the British Mountaineering Council has announced a change of name to 'Climb Britain', while its... Read more

25 Jul 2016

thumb The third round of the 2016 IFSC Lead World Cup circuit saw competitors congregate in Briançon, France at... Read more

25 Jul 2016

thumb Vadim Timonov has made what I believe is the 7th ascent of Fred Nicole's Monkey wedding, ~8C, in Rocklands, South Africa. The... Read more

22 Jul 2016

thumb This week's Friday Night Video is of Dani Arnold and David Lama's expedition to Alaska in 2015. On this trip... Read more

22 Jul 2016

thumb Nina Caprez has, together with her boyfriend, repeated the rarely free climbed 900m route Divine Providence on the Grand... Read more

22 Jul 2016

thumb In case you somehow missed Alex Honnold's recent trip/lecture tour to the UK, the BMC have put together this short film about... Read more

21 Jul 2016

thumb James McHaffie has added to his impressive string of new ascents this year with a new route on the big, bold and adventurous area... Read more

20 Jul 2016

thumb Only two days after Chamonix, the second round of the IFSC World Cup took place in the Swiss alpine village of Villars (15th-16th... Read more

19 Jul 2016

thumb Jack Geldard has stepped down from his position as Chief Editor at UKClimbing. Thankfully we won't be losing his services... Read more

16 Jul 2016

thumb Seb Bouin is once again in Flatanger and more specifically in the Hansehellaren cave, where he has repeated Adam Ondra's Thor's... Read more

15 Jul 2016

thumb Dave MacLeod has made the third ascent of Adam Hocking's lakeland route The Keswickian, E8 7a at Gouther Crags.... Read more

15 Jul 2016

thumb This week's Friday Night Video gives us a glimpse into some of the adventures and fun that the climbers at the Women's... Read more

14 Jul 2016

thumb The first round of the IFSC Lead World Cup took place in a rainy Chamonix at the start of this week (11th-12th July). Slovenian... Read more

13 Jul 2016

thumb Tom Randall has made the first ascent of what is thought to be the largest roof on grit or sandstone. At Cringle Crag on the... Read more

13 Jul 2016

thumb A while back I sat down with Alex Megos at his home away from home in Stockholm for an hour or so for a chat.  If you're... Read more

11 Jul 2016

thumb This weekend the British Bouldering Championships took place at the annual Cliffhanger event on Devonshire Green, Sheffield. A... Read more

8 Jul 2016

thumb This weekend the 2016 British Bouldering Championships will be held at Devonshire Green in Sheffield. For those of you who... Read more

7 Jul 2016

thumb French climber Caroline Ciavaldini has free-climbed the Voie Petit 8b on the Grand Capucin on Mont Blanc du Tacul,... Read more

7 Jul 2016

thumb In early May this year, Babsi Zangerl and Jacopo Larcher visited Dumbarton rock to experience hard Scottish trad climbing. It was... Read more

6 Jul 2016

thumb Over the past month a group of climbers from the New Zealand Alpine Team have been active in the Cordillera Blanca,... Read more

5 Jul 2016

thumb Paul Robinson has made the first ascent of The Dragon's Guardian, ~8C, in the Cederberg, South Africa. Paul discovered... Read more

5 Jul 2016

thumb Wirral-based climber Mike Hart has made the third ascent of Malcolm Smith's Pilgrimage​ 8B+ at Parisella's Cave​,... Read more

4 Jul 2016

thumb Everyone's favourite 9a-climbing astrologist astrophysicist Stu Littlefair turns 40 this week. As is customary for... Read more

4 Jul 2016

thumb A video has been doing the rounds on social media recently - receiving over 26,000 views so far - featuring a troupe of... Read more

3 Jul 2016

thumb In April this year, Piotrek Schab, 19, repeated Chris Sharma's Papichulo at Oliana in Catalunya for his first of the... Read more

1 Jul 2016

thumb Tonight's Friday Night Video from UKC user David Linnett is a short film about a trip to the Isle of Wight to climb one of the... Read more

1 Jul 2016

thumb An unseasonably snowy and wet start to the Alpine summer gave the team at this year's Arc'teryx Academy some challenging... Read more