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28 Nov 2017

thumb Belgian climber and member of the notorious 'Wild Bunch', Nicolas Favresse, has established a seriously steep and hard new trad...

27 Nov 2017

thumb Everyone who was there would probably agree this year's edition of the La Sportiva Legends Only was the best one ever. Great...

24 Nov 2017

thumb Over the summer, Jacopo Larcher, Barbara Zangerl, Roland Hemetzberger and Lara Neumeier travelled to Pembroke and tested...

24 Nov 2017

thumb Saturday 25 Nov, it's once again time for the La Sportiva Legends Only invitational at Klättercentret in Stockholm, Sweden....

24 Nov 2017

thumb Italian ice and drytool climber Angelika Rainer has become the first woman to climb D15 with an ascent of A line above the sky at...

23 Nov 2017

thumb In August 2016 a team of German climbers visited Hoy. The group consisted of one of the best photographers and filmmakers of the...

23 Nov 2017

thumb In recent years the UKC Winter Conditions Page has generated a huge following, not only with people logging and registering their...

22 Nov 2017

thumb Over the next few days, we'll be reigniting some of the excitement behind Kendal Mountain Festival and posting as many films from...

22 Nov 2017

thumb Stefano Ghisolfi has repeated Adam Ondra's One Slap, 9b, at Laghel, Arco, just a week after its first ascent. This was Stefano's...

21 Nov 2017

thumb The findings of the BMC's Independent Organisational Review Group (ORG) were announced at Kendal Town Hall on Saturday 18th...

21 Nov 2017

thumb Kendal Mountain Festival is wrapped up for another year and the 2017 edition was the biggest and arguably the best yet. The...

20 Nov 2017

thumb Over the next few days, we'll be reigniting some of the excitement behind Kendal Mountain Festival and posting as many films from...

20 Nov 2017

thumb Mend Our Mountains, a high profile fundraising drive which has already bagged £100,000 for path repair work, has now...

17 Nov 2017

thumb 94 year old Marcel Remy returns to the 450 metre north-west face of Miroir de l'Argentine, Western Switzerland, in our Friday...

16 Nov 2017

thumb On the first weekend of November, over 400 women from eight countries (including a group of seven from Iceland!) converged on...

15 Nov 2017

thumb Franco Cookson has climbed the 'magic scoop' project at Highcliffe Nab ​​​​​; a hard and highball...

14 Nov 2017

thumb The Inverness Backcountry Snowsports Club would like to build a mountain hut on the east flank of Aonach Mor. The hut, with...

14 Nov 2017

thumb Climbers have reportedly been asked to leave Kyloe-in-the-woods (Kyloe-In) on several occasions in recent weeks due to...

14 Nov 2017

thumb Adam Ondra has repeated Stefano Ghisolfi's One Punch and made the first ascent of One Slap, which adds a harder start to the...

14 Nov 2017

thumb In late October 2016, Nalle Hukkataival made the first ascent of what's most likely the hardest boulder problem in the World,...

13 Nov 2017

thumb Charles Albert, also known as Barefoot Charles, has added three difficult moves to the start of his own, unrepeated, La...

13 Nov 2017

thumb 20 year old Molly Thompson-Smith won bronze in the final round of the IFSC Lead World Cup in Kranj, Slovenia this weekend. This...

12 Nov 2017

thumb Molly Thompson-Smith and Shauna Coxsey have qualified for the IFSC Lead World Cup finals in Kranj, Slovenia in 5th and 7th place...

10 Nov 2017

thumb Shauna Coxsey had a remarkable season on the World Cup circuit. Obviously, you would be excused for thinking that Shauna does not...

10 Nov 2017

thumb Kendal Mountain Festival is a week away and we thought we'd let you know the films that we're most excited about. As always,...

9 Nov 2017

thumb A temporary weather station has been installed on the summit of Ben Nevis, 113 years after the original weather observatory...

8 Nov 2017

thumb Ned Feehally has made the first ascent of a direct finish to Renegade Master (7C+) at Froggatt Edge , naming it Ill Behaviour....

7 Nov 2017

thumb Ryohei Kameyama, 20, is currently tearing it up in Font. After 10 days, he has already repeated two ~8C's and two 8B+'s. Back...

7 Nov 2017

thumb After attempting his long term project Move, 9b/+, at Flatanger in Norway, Seb Bouin took two weeks off to recover. Then he...

4 Nov 2017

thumb Alex Megos is on his annual pilgrimage to Greece and the Leonidio climbing festival. Although his preparation involved being sick...

4 Nov 2017

thumb Anna Stöhr has repeated Carlo Traversi's Penrose step, ~8B+, at Leavenworth, Washington, USA. This was Anna's second of...

3 Nov 2017

thumb Bury-based climber Jack Palmieri has made the fourth ascent of Malcolm Smith's Pilgrimage​ 8B+ at Parisella's Cave​,...

3 Nov 2017

thumb Legendary US climber Fred Beckey passed away this week at the age of 94 (UKC News). Fred's life story is currently making its way...

2 Nov 2017

thumb A team of French guides who go by the name of 'Le Gang des Moustaches' - or 'The Moustache Gang' - recently made an alpine style...