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Blind Climber Jesse Dufton 'Non-sights' E3

Jesse Dufton has onsighted his first E3, Internationale at Kilt Rock on the Isle of Skye. It was the first time the blind climber had ever attempted a route of the grade. 

Fri Night Vid Babsi Zangerl climbs Sprengstoff (9a)

Located near Babsi's home in Bludenz, Austria, Lorüns is a sport climbing crag that's home to decades' old historical routes. Described as a "meeting point" for both the old and younger generations of the Austrian climbing community, Lo...

Video The Story of Fanny Gibert's Olympic Battle

France's Fanny Gibert missed out on Olympic qualification by the narrowest of margins not once, but twice. She was one place away from qualifying at the Toulouse selection event, then she was one place out when an unused Tripartite Commission place...

IFSC Lead World Cups Chamonix and Briançon 2021 - Report

The two French stops on the Alpine tour of the IFSC Lead World Cups are always a highlight of the competition calendar. This year, being the last two events before the Tokyo 2020 Games, the events provided both a marker of the current...

The Ticklist #38 Bouldering in Rocklands, Switzerland and the States

This week's ticklist features some elite bouldering from three different...

Fri Night Vid Hard Gritstone Bouldering with Jim Pope

In this week's Friday Night Video, we watch as Jim Pope tests himself against one of gritstone's hardest...

Walkers warned of 'potentially fatal' Google Maps route up Ben Nevis

Mountaineering Scotland and the John Muir Trust are advising people against trying to...

British Bouldering Championships 2021 - Report

After a one-year gap, the British Bouldering Championships returned to Devonshire Green last weekend....

Fri Night Vid WoGü - featuring Nina Caprez and Cédric Lachat

Video British Bouldering Championships Live Stream

The Ticklist #37 A Trad Flash, International Bouldering, and the Return of Rocklands

Video Akiyo Noguchi and Tomoa Narasaki's New YouTube Channel


Press Releases

These are announcements direct from brands

Product Recall: Beal Tract Up rope clamp

Following our internal quality control, Beal has voluntary issued a recall on the Tract Up rope clamp device (sold from 13/10/2020). In some cases the mobile cam can get stuck in the open position which causes a potential fall hazard.

Berghaus ambassadors team up for Mont Blanc climb with a difference

Berghaus ambassadors Leo Houlding and Ed Jackson have announced that they will climb Mont Blanc together. Leo will support the former professional rugby player and incomplete quadriplegic as he tackles the 4,809m...

3RD ROCK Fashion Show and Bouldering Competition is off the wall

Top UK climbers have taken part in a unique challenge combining a vertical fashion launch with a bouldering competition - hosted by sustainable activewear brand 3RD ROCK.

Product News Rab & Lowe Alpine Release Their 2021 Sustainability Report

The brands' strategic CSR pillars Product – Planet – Partner – People, pave the...

Martin Moran Foundation launched for 16 to 18 year-olds

Dedicated to promoting the positive impact of mountain adventure on young people's mental health...

A third of Brits have tried a new outdoor activity since lockdown

Walking, running, cycling and mountain biking most popular - but climbing, outdoor...

New wall alert: Sheffield bouldering centre featuring replica of Tokyo wall

New wall alert: an all-new, bouldering centre featuring a replica of...


Team Members at Mad about Mountains

Do you want to work in the heart of the Eden valley, with the Dales, Howgils and Lakes right on your doorstep?

Creative & Ecommerce Assistant - Jöttnar

Working within the marketing department, this is a role combining creativity with technical skill.  You will assist with all aspects of brand and product presentation across multiple customer-facing platforms, ensuring that it best...

Marketing Manager - Jöttnar

Jöttnar produces premium technical clothing for mountain sports. We are a young company, building a high performing team and delivering ambitious growth plans. With daily responsibility for all marketing outputs, you will directly shape Jöttnar's public...

Route Setting Team Leader - Vacancy - LCC London

The Lakeland Climbing Centre Limited (LCC) is driven by our passion for climbing and the positive...

BMC Chief Commercial Officer

The BMC is recruiting for a new Chief Commercial Officer (CCO).

Climbing Wall Instructor Needed, Activ Camps, Clapham/Battersea

We are Activ Camps, a friendly and lively company running multi-activity camps for...

Climbing Wall and Recreational Lead - Calshot

Climbing Wall and Recreational Lead at Calshot Activities Centre Salary Range: £21,403 - £24,055 per annum...

Joe Brown Job Alert: Live and Work in Snowdonia!

Climbing Coaches - The Font - London - SW18

2 x Sell Through Support Representatives, Equip Outdoor

Duty Manager Flashpoint/Freedog Swindon



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