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16 Mar 2017

thumbFrancesca Baldacchino, Edinburgh University Mountaineering Club Safety Secretary and Chris Acheson, EUMC President have penned a... Read more

15 Mar 2017

thumbTales of climbing and mountaineering adventures have long been written, read and shared; stories of fleeting moments of fear,... Read more

13 Mar 2017

thumbIf you're in the market for a new sleeping bag it can be a baffling choice. From fill and fabrics to temperature ratings and test... Read more

8 Mar 2017

thumbLynn Hill needs little introduction. As a pioneer of free climbing in the 80s and 90s, Lynn is regarded as one of the most... Read more

7 Mar 2017

thumbEimir McSwiggan had very successful UIAA Ice Climbing World Cup season in 2017 - winning Bronze and Silver in Durango (USA) and... Read more

1 Mar 2017

thumbFiona Spirals is a collage artist who specialises in using old climbing magazines to create pieces of art: colourful coastal... Read more

27 Feb 2017

thumbWe recently shared a User Interaction Survey with an emphasis on user engagement and interaction, alongside a forum discussion.... Read more

Feb 2017

thumbWe recently came across some workshops organised by the University of Edinburgh as part of their Festival of Creative Learning at... Read more

Feb 2017

thumbChris Hamper reminisces of Font trips old and new, and of the people who support him as he continues to climb in spite of... Read more

Feb 2017

thumbWe know that our forums have played Cupid over the years: furtive glances in the form of winky faces and flirty replies to the... Read more

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Jan 2017

thumbBothies would be great if not for the other people you have to share them with. At the risk of insulting practically everyone,... Read more

8 Mar 2017

thumbLynn Hill needs little introduction. As a pioneer of free climbing in the 80s and 90s, Lynn is regarded as one of the most... Read more

Jan 2017

thumbDanny MacAskill's talents in trials riding are well-known, thanks to his multiple viral videos featuring stunts you couldn't even... Read more

Jan 2017

thumbAs we welcome in 2017, it's likely that you've had a chance to reflect on your past year of climbing (amongst other events, of... Read more

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May 2006

thumbFigure 8? Groove? They're all here (well almost). We couldn't think of anything starting with V, W, X, Y (you surely will). If... Read more

Apr 2014

thumbFinger Injuries are almost certainly the most common injuries climbers face. In this article, climbing coach Robin O'Leary... Read more

Feb 2002

thumbFed up with having to pay to get in to crowded indoor walls? Are they never open when you want them? Let Nick Smith tell you how... Read more

May 2009

thumb23 years after first visiting Groningen, Alan James makes a return visit and discovers that the scrappy local wall he climbed on... Read more

Jul 2000

thumbWant to know how they did the climbing stuff in Mission Impossible 2? Was it Tom Cruise? An exclusive chat with a guy who did the... Read more

Aug 2012

thumbThere is a wonderful feeling of freedom when you can run it out above gear, climbing as hard as you can, totally consumed by the... Read more

Apr 2012

thumbIn this detailed article, Matt Fuller and Dr. Mark Taylor explain all the technical details behind waterproof fabrics. "Making... Read more

Apr 2005

thumbCan the climbing media be blamed for using racy images of women to sell to men? They are in business and are they not only... Read more

Apr 2005

thumb"A beautifully packaged reproductive equipment with no external parts", or the perfect form for a rock climber? These questions... Read more