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21 Apr 2017

thumbAndy Pollitt follows his interview with Jerry Moffatt with another of Britain's top climbers of the 80s, Chris Hamper. Now aged... Read more

20 Apr 2017

thumbChoosing a sleeping bag can be a baffling business. In the second part of our series, insulation expert Dr Matthew Fuller covers... Read more

12 Apr 2017

thumbChris Witter comments on how austerity is impacting land access for climbers and hillwalkers, in the context of recent land sales... Read more

5 Apr 2017

thumbPeter Crane, creator of the ongoing petition to cancel the recently announced IFSC livestreaming subscription deal  - which has... Read more

4 Apr 2017

thumbSometimes (from memory - it’s been over two decades for me), no matter how fit one was or how hard one trained, it often just... Read more

28 Mar 2017

thumbThe Nepalese tourist authorities have unveiled a pilot scheme to put GPS trackers on some Everest climbers for the coming season,... Read more

26 Mar 2017

thumbWith access to hills and crags in mind, Es Tresidder examines the pros and cons of electric vehicles. Will he persuade us to... Read more

Mar 2017

thumbMountaineering Instructor Stu McInnes discusses the delicate issue of presenting extreme soloing to new climbers.Why do we choose... Read more

Mar 2017

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

Mar 2017

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

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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

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... Read more

Mar 2017

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

Jan 2017

thumbTales of climbing and mountaineering adventures have long been written, read and shared. In this new series of interviews, we... 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