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2015: Most Memorable Headlines  © UKC News

Top 10 Most Memorable UKC Headlines from 2015

Janja Garnbret on Rollito Sharma extension, 8c, Santa Linya  © Luka Fonda

9a by Markovic, 8c flash by Garnbret

John Ellison receives his Arco Rock Legends Ambassador award  © Giulio Malfer/Planetmountain.com

CAC Founder John Ellison Passes Away

Adam Ondra on Predator, 9a+, Srbsko, Czech Republic  © Adrex.com (video still)

Adam Ondra climbs Predator, 9a+

Roland Hemetzberger on his new 9a+ at Achleiten, Austria  © Stefan Kuehn

9a+ FA by Roland Hemetzberger

Ashima Shiraishi on Phenomena, ~8B+, Hinokage, Japan  © Ikuko Serata

Phenomena, ~8B+, by Ashima Shiraishi

In The Bubble Montage 2  © Alex Messenger

In The Bubble - Andy Earl's Story

Alex Luger climbs The Gift 8c, 350m  © Beat Kammerlander

An Early Christmas Gift for Alex Luger

Michiel Nieuwenhuijsen working The Big Island, ~8C, Fontainebleau, France  © Nieuwenhuijsen coll.

The Big Island, ~8C, by Michiel Nieuwenhuijsen

The Matriarch, ~8C, first ascent by Jimmy Webb  © Jameson Blount

The Matriarch, ~8C, first ascent by Jimmy Webb

Supported  © Matt Sharman

Supported - Helping Sherpa Families

Alban Levier on Quoi de neuf, ~8C, Toit d'Orsay, France  ©  Gilles Puyfagès

Quoi de neuf, ~8C by Alban Levier

Mina Markovic on Digital System ext 1, 8c+, Santa Linya, Catalunya, Spain  © Luka Fonda

Digital system ext. 1, 8c+, by Mina Markovic

Dave MacLeod  © Dave MacLeod

Dave MacLeod - 8B First Ascent

Romain Desgranges  © Björn Pohl

Romain Desgranges topping "So High"

Simon Parton  © Parton coll./Sendage

Terremer, ~8C, by Simon Parton

Alex Honnold scrambling in Angola  © Honnold coll.

Alex Honnold climbs Angola

Barbara Zangerl and Jacopo Larcher  © Jacopo Larcher

8c and 8b+ trad by Jacopo Larcher

Starting blocs  © UKC News

Starting Blocs - Fontainebleau

Chris Davies - Zickenalarm  © Chris Davies

Chris Davies - Esoteric Black Forest Bouldering

Kitty Morrison in the Marmot Masters  © UKC News

Kendal Wall Marmot Masters Round 2: Report

Hamish Potokar  © Archie Cameron-Blackie

The Ace 8B for Potokar and Squire

Douglas Tompkins was an American environmentalist and former businessman  © Sam Beebe

Douglas Tompkins Killed in Kayaking Accident

An engaged crowd at VauxComp 10  © Liam Lonsdale

#VauxComp 10: The Scarpa Edition - Report

Niccolò Ceria on Ziqqurat, ~8C, Gaby, Italy  © Rudy Ceria

Ziqqurat, new Font 8C by Niccolò Ceria

BMC/MCofS Paraclimbing Series 2015 Winners  © Suzi Rees

BMC/MCofS Paraclimbing Series and 2016 GB Selection

Ollie Torr on Fat Lip 8B  © Peter Kneen/Crimpington Bear Photography

Fat Lip 8B for Ollie Torr

Malham waterfall  © UKC News

Malham Waterfall - It's Raining Bats and Dogs...

Jernej Kruder on Massacrate, ~9a+/8C, Golobove pecine, Slovenia  ©  Luka Tambača

Massacrate, ~9a+/8C, first ascent by Jernej Kruder

Armathwaite Cliff Jump  © Dom Bush

Eden

A chilly night at Everest Base Camp.  © Scott_M@c

UIAA Backs Everest Restrictions

Top Ten Photos - Ben Tibbetts  © UKC News

9 out of 10 for Ben Tibbetts - UKC Top Photos

Greg Boswell  © Nick Bullock

Nick Bullock and Grizzly Boswell's Canadian Ticklist

Chilam Balam  © Boreal

Chilam Balam ft. Dani Andrada and Edu Marin

Ned Feehally on The Bg Island 8C  © Ned Feehally

The Big Island 8C for Ned Feehally

Niccolò Ceria on Voyager sit start, ~8B+, Burbage North  © Giulia Paoletti

Niky Ceria on Voyager sit start

Guy and Greg on the summit  © Greg Boswell

Boswell and Bullock Survive Grizzly Bear Attack

Naomi Buys finding the knee bar to take her 2nd place victory  © Ric Kenyon

Plywood Masters 2015 - Report