September 2016 Search News

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29 Sep 2016

thumb Derbyshire Police are appealing for information following an act of vandalism at the popular climbing venue Black... Read more

29 Sep 2016

thumb Daniel Woods has fiinally climbed through his mental barrier and made the first ascent of The Creature from the black lagoon,... Read more

27 Sep 2016

thumb This year's British Lead and Speed Climbing Championships and a round of the Paraclimbing Cup took place at Awesome Walls,... Read more

27 Sep 2016

thumb 15 year old Laura Rogora, from Rome, Italy, has repeated Red Bull, 8c, at Collepardo, needing only three tries, making it her... Read more

26 Sep 2016

thumb James McHaffie had a productive weekend in North Wales, establishing an Ogwen highball arête named Devil's... Read more

25 Sep 2016

thumb As reported previously, German/Norwegian Thilo Schröter has a good time in Rocklands this summer, with multiple ascents of... Read more

23 Sep 2016

thumb Tonight's Friday video features 22 year-old, up-and-coming US trad climber Molly Mitchell on her new routes,... Read more

23 Sep 2016

thumb   Chris Sharma has made the first ascent of Alasha, a Deep Water Solo (DWS) route which he says is of roughly the same... Read more

23 Sep 2016

thumb The British Mountaineering Council (BMC) have just announced on their website that the previously reported - and widely... Read more

22 Sep 2016

thumb Ethan Pringle has made the first ascent of what he calls his possibly coolest and most unique first ascent ever, Black... Read more

22 Sep 2016

thumb Ryuichi Murai had a sensational trip to Rocklands, South Africa. In terms of numbers, the highlights were problems like... Read more

21 Sep 2016

thumb British long-distance runner and five-time Olympian Jo Pavey joins an exciting lineup of top female sporting talent as part of... Read more

21 Sep 2016

thumb Joe Heeley has established a bold Peak limestone route - tentatively graded E9 6c/7a - at Dovedale,... Read more

20 Sep 2016

thumb Seb Grieve has posted the results of a recent test on permadraws (quickdraws which are permanently fixed to a bolt using a... Read more

20 Sep 2016

thumb Jordan Buys has made the long-awaited second ascent of Hasty Sin Oot Ert Hoonds?​ E9 6c at Cam Crag - Wasdale... Read more

19 Sep 2016

thumb Uisdean Hawthorn and Tom Livingstone have made the third ascent of the House-Anderson route on the north face of Mt.... Read more

19 Sep 2016

thumb Canadian alpinist Marc-Andre Leclerc has made the second winter ascent of Torre Egger - the first solo ascent in... Read more

19 Sep 2016

thumb The biennial IFSC World Climbing Championships took place last week at the Accor Hotels Arena in Paris, uniting the world's best... Read more

16 Sep 2016

thumb Mixed news on Ben Nevis paths this week. The popular Steall trail is closed for several weeks following a... Read more

16 Sep 2016

thumb In October last year we shared an article written by James Monypenny about a trip to Pakistan to remember his friend and climber... Read more

16 Sep 2016

thumb Spanish mountain runner and endurance athlete Kilian Jornet and his team have abandoned a speed record attempt... Read more

15 Sep 2016

thumb German climber Ines Papert has made a complete redpoint ascent of the Scaramouche, an 8a alpine multi-pitch on the West face of... Read more

14 Sep 2016

thumb Following several days of speculation about the future of MWIS, and a public row between the mountain weather forecasting... Read more

14 Sep 2016

thumb This summer the 'Wild Bunch' - consisting of Belgian climbers Nico Favresse and Sean Villanueva O'Driscoll alongside... Read more

13 Sep 2016

thumb Just a few weeks after adding Final Cut 8c to Parisella's Cave (UKC News Report), 'cave-dweller' Chris Doyle has... Read more

13 Sep 2016

thumb 25 years after Mick Fowler, Nikki Duggan and Steve Sustad summited in 1990, Irish sea stack fanatic Iain Miller has... Read more

12 Sep 2016

thumb As reported on BBC News Scotland, a National Archive of Historic Mountaineering Images is to be launched at the end of this year... Read more

12 Sep 2016

thumb A storm broke out over the weekend of 10-11th September after it emerged that funding for the Mountain Weather... Read more

11 Sep 2016

thumb Ramón Julián Puigblanque has made he first ascent of Maya, 9a+, at Margalef in Spain. The route overhangs... Read more

9 Sep 2016

thumb This week's Friday Night Video is the 5th episode of The Great Wide Open by Jared Leto, featuring Sascha DiGiulian,... Read more

9 Sep 2016

thumb 41 year-old gas engineer Keith Lynch was a keen skydiver, until a bad landing in 2010 severely injured his lower leg,... Read more

7 Sep 2016

thumb Just weeks after climbing was confirmed as a future Olympic sport, ClimbScotland has hosted its biggest ever climbing competition... Read more

6 Sep 2016

thumb As reported previously, Dave Graham recently repeated Fred Nicole's classic Monkey wedding, ~8C, in Rocklands, South Africa. Now... Read more

6 Sep 2016

thumb Basque climbers Eneko and Iker Pou have made the first free ascent of Marejada Fuerza 6 A4/500 m, on the West Face of... Read more

6 Sep 2016

thumb On 31 August, Polish climbers Jacek Matuszek and Łukasz Dudek made the first repeat of the Spanish Route... Read more

5 Sep 2016

thumb Llanberis Mountain Rescue Team say they are under growing pressure, as August 2016 smashed their previous record for... Read more

2 Sep 2016

thumb Legendary American climber Fred Beckey is set to star in a feature-length film about his rebellious dirtbag lifestyle. A... Read more

1 Sep 2016

thumb Slovenian alpinists Aleš Česen (34) and Luka Lindič (28) recently summitted Broad Peak (8047m) - its only... Read more