October 2014 Search News

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22 Oct 2014

thumb In early November the Stanage Forum are holding an open AGM to discuss the Peak District National Park Authority's (PDNPA)... Read more

21 Oct 2014

thumb Nina Caprez has made the second ascent of Nartanesi, 8c, a route at Cidtibi put up by Gabri Moroni shortly before Nina's ascent.... Read more

20 Oct 2014

thumb A new boulder has been developed at the Chevin, Yorkshire by Tom Peckitt and some friends. He got in touch to share... Read more

20 Oct 2014

thumb Pete Whittaker has flashed the 32 pitch route Freerider 5.12d on El Capitan in Yosemite Valley over three days,... Read more

17 Oct 2014

thumb This week's Friday Night Video is an interview with Mina-Leslie Wujastyk filmed by Nick Brown. On 14th October 2014, Mina... Read more

17 Oct 2014

thumb Adam Ondra has had a good year. Again. As always. This year he managed to become World Champion in Bouldering and Lead, a feat... Read more

17 Oct 2014

thumb Iain Miller recently reported to us that he had made the first ascent of the second last of Donegal's unclimbed sea... Read more

16 Oct 2014

thumb Around 20 people on a trekking route in Nepal have died with more feared dead following severe blizzards on Wednesday 15th... Read more

16 Oct 2014

thumb Bristol-based climbers Cailean Harker and Ben West have made ascents of two steep and rarely climbed F8a+ sport climbs... Read more

15 Oct 2014

thumb Angela Eiter has repeated Hades, 9a, at Götterwandl, near Nassereith, Austria and Zauberfee, 8c+, at Eremo near Arco. For many... Read more

15 Oct 2014

thumb Mina-Leslie Wujastyk has climbed 8c at following her ascent of 8b+ in September 2012 (UKC News Report). This is Mina's first... Read more

14 Oct 2014

thumb After months of effort we have just released a completely new design to the web site. The new look is a responsive layout which... Read more

14 Oct 2014

thumb On Saturday 27th September the fourth annual Women's Climbing Symposium took place at The Climbing Academy in Glasgow. 160... Read more

13 Oct 2014

thumb Tetto di Sarre (The Sarre roof) is one of Italy's most iconic and historically significant crags. Situated in the beautiful... Read more

12 Oct 2014

thumb Last summer Sasha Digiulian and Edu Marin repeated Alex Huber's Bellavista at Tre Cime di Lavaredo, this year they took the... Read more

10 Oct 2014

thumb In contrast to last week's alpine video, this week we have a treat for the boulderers. 'Northumberland Calling' is a 25... Read more

10 Oct 2014

thumb We recently reported (UKC News Report) that Nick Bullock and Will Sim had made the second ascent of the House-Anderson... Read more

9 Oct 2014

thumb What have you ever done on Czech sandstone? Last spring, Adam Ondra finally came to the Peak District and gave gritstone a... Read more

9 Oct 2014

thumb Katy Whittaker has climbed  8b+ at - achieving her second 8b+ redpoint and becoming only the second woman to climb... Read more

7 Oct 2014

thumb Fabian Buhl has repeated Beat Kammerlander's classic multi-pitch Silbergeier, 8b+, at Rätikon, Switzerland. When Silbergeier... Read more

7 Oct 2014

thumb Last weekend the 2014 British Lead and Speed Championships took place at Awesome Walls Climbing Centre in... Read more

6 Oct 2014

thumb This summer the ‘Wild Bunch’ - Nico and Olivier Favresse, Sean Villaneuva and Ben Ditto - made... Read more

4 Oct 2014

thumb Katharina Saurwein has repeated Dave Graham's Nuthin' but sunshine, ~8B, in the RMNP, CO. This was the 3rd female ascent after... Read more

3 Oct 2014

thumb British alpinists Nick Bullock and Will Sim have made the second ascent of the House-Anderson route on the North Face of... Read more

3 Oct 2014

thumb In tonight's quite frankly AWESOME Friday Night Video we see British alpinist and artist Andy Parkin reflect on making the... Read more

3 Oct 2014

thumb Yesterday Emma Twyford made a headpoint ascent of E7 6b at in North Wales. Emma is the first woman to climb this classic... Read more

2 Oct 2014

thumb Recently, Alex Puccio made the first female ascent of Daniel Woods' The Wheel of Chaos, ~8B+, in the upper chaos of the RMNP,... Read more

2 Oct 2014

thumb Earlier this week a avalanche hit on the 8000m peak of Shishapangma, Nepal, killing two climbers. German Sebastian Haag... Read more