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30 Apr 2007

thumb Earlier this year Scarpa UK ran adverts in the climbing mags and on UKClimbing.com offering four places on their Youth Academy...

29 Apr 2007

thumb James Pearson (age 21) of Matlock, Derbyshire, after a new E10 earlier this year (The Promise E10 7a at Burbage North) and then...

27 Apr 2007

thumb Hot news just in - the Inspector's desicion on the fate of Longstone Edge has just been leaked. The full report has yet to be...

27 Apr 2007

thumb In 2005, American climbers, Steve House and Vince Anderson made an historic ascent of the Rupal Face of Nanga Parbat in Pakistan...

26 Apr 2007

thumb Some protectionless routes in the UK that were once given E-grades are now increasingly given bouldering grades, Font or V, take...

26 Apr 2007

thumb Ben Cossey, 23, the Australian climber resident in the UK doesn't hang about when it comes to repeating hard Peak classics,...

26 Apr 2007

thumb Lucy Creamer, 36, had a good 2006 despite a finger injury, with ascents of the route Boot Boys Fr8a+ and the bouldering...

24 Apr 2007

thumb Seems the BMC can be in two places at once. Man of the moment David Miliband, Secretary of State for Environment, Food and...

23 Apr 2007

thumb Founder of HB climbing, Hugh Banner dies. 23/04/2007 From www.dmmclimbing.com "It was with great sadness that we heard of...

23 Apr 2007

thumb Americans love their 'cease and desist' letters. If someone slanders you, infringes your copyright or just generally pisses...

23 Apr 2007

thumb Ravensheugh Crag in Northumberland is composed of the finest quality sandstone, but it's a bit of a walk so doesn't get that much...

22 Apr 2007

thumb Tomás Mrázek (Czech) won the men's bouldering at the IFSC (International Federation of Sport Climbing) Boulder World Cup at...

22 Apr 2007

thumb If you head down to Llanberis this coming Thursday (26th April) you will have an opportunity to see and hear the climbing poet Ed...

22 Apr 2007

thumb On Friday Jack Geldard added an impressive route with his completion of the long standing project in Cwm Idwal, now named Spinal...

20 Apr 2007

thumb "Keep your fingers crossed," says Timmy O'Neil, the American climber, slackliner, big wall speed climber, stuntman and aspiring...

20 Apr 2007

thumb The second round of the IFSC Climbing Boulder World Cup is being held in Sofia, Bulgaria this weekend. This is a boulder only...

19 Apr 2007

Increasingly known for her strong bouldering (up to Font 7c) and sport climbing (F8a) CV, Katherine Schirrmacher has transferred...

18 Apr 2007

thumb A major climbing festival at Cheddar Caves & Gorge will raise money for charity and celebrate the successful first year of a...

17 Apr 2007

thumb There are 82 peaks over 4,000 meters in the Alps, and during this winter season Slovenian Miha Valic climbed all of them. Valic...

16 Apr 2007

thumb In January this year James Pearson (age 21) of Matlock, Derbyshire established perhaps the hardest route on gritstone with The...

16 Apr 2007

thumb National Supporters' Group launched for Mountain Rescue England and Wales If you'd always thought you'd like to be involved in...

13 Apr 2007

thumb Need some psyche for the weekend? Want to know what is involved in climbing some of the world's hardest climbs? Welcome to...

12 Apr 2007

thumb Climbing's popularity has caused many access problems at bouldering areas around the world. With new areas discovered and...

11 Apr 2007

The Climbers' Club Pembroke Range West Online Guide is now available from the CC's website climbers-club.co.uk It has been...

10 Apr 2007

thumb First locally. Simon Panton reports at northwalesbouldering.com that Liam Desroy, 20, son of Graham Desroy, got the second ascent...

9 Apr 2007

thumb If you have ever bolted a new route you will have some idea of how much hard work it is. To bolt multiple new routes and give a...

6 Apr 2007

thumb Twenty-five year old Polish woman Aleksandra “Ola” Taistra (Alpinus Ekstrem Team, Evolv) redpointed Die Hard 8c (Grotte...

4 Apr 2007

thumb Gear is important at UKClimbing.com and we now have GEAR, along with FORUMS, ARTICLES, PHOTOS, NEWS in the top menu bar that...

3 Apr 2007

thumb Following on from the Gogarth Wiki gogarth.wetpaint.com, the Slate Wiki slate.wetpaint.com, Tremadog Wiki tremadog.wetpaint.com...

2 Apr 2007

thumb Climbing at Terradets, 2/3 hours from Barcelona in Spain, Steve McClure, one of the UK's top sport climbers has onsighted an 8b+...

2 Apr 2007

thumb We get that much news about the Gaz Parry 'brand' these days it may almost be worth it setting up his own news channel at...

2 Apr 2007

thumb Since the controversy over the Gogarth guidebook began last year a small group of Gogarth activists and devotees set up a Wiki...

1 Apr 2007

thumb On September 11, 2006, Alpinist published a NewsWire on the first ascent of Shingu Charpa's north ridge by a Ukrainian team led...