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25 Apr 2018

thumb Eliot Stephens has returned from a fantastic two week trip to Magic Wood where he climbed New Base Line, a Bernd Zangerl 8B+....

24 Apr 2018

thumb The second round of the 2018 IFSC Boulder World Cup series took place in Moscow, Russia this weekend alongside the first round of...

23 Apr 2018

thumb Steve McClure has proved that Malham Cove is not yet 'climbed-out' by establishing a new 8c on the Upper Tier named The Reign is...

23 Apr 2018

thumb Climber and entrepreneur Mark Vallance has died aged 72 following a long battle with Parkinson's disease, according to a report...

20 Apr 2018

thumb In 2017, Steve McClure climbed his seven-year project at Malham Cove, naming it Rainman, the UK's first 9b. Steve is no stranger...

18 Apr 2018

thumb Tom Livingstone and Uisdean Hawthorn have recently returned from Alaska, where they established a 1200m new route on the east...

18 Apr 2018

thumb On 21 October 2017, after 11 previous attempts, Brad Gobright and Jim Reynolds climbed The Nose in 2 hours, 19 minutes, and 44...

17 Apr 2018

thumb There has been a lot of confusion regarding how to qualify for the Tokyo Olympics 2020. Luckily, Jorg Verhoeven is there to...

16 Apr 2018

thumb The 2018 IFSC Boulder World Cup series kicked off in Meiringen, Switzerland this weekend. A new wave of young athletes, new rules...

16 Apr 2018

thumb French climber Caroline Ciavaldini has completed the four-pitch Twll Mawr classic The Quarryman E8 7a in the Llanberis slate...

13 Apr 2018

thumb In late 2016 Pete Whittaker made an 'all-free' rope solo ascent of Freerider on El Capitan. The route took him 20 hours and 6...

13 Apr 2018

thumb David Fitzgerald has climbed Bügeleisen (8B+) in Maltatal and Big Paw (8B+/8C) in Chironico. David worked the problems over...

11 Apr 2018

thumb Alan Kimber pays tribute to pioneering Creagh Dhu Club climber Con Higgins; first ascensionist of Astral Highway, Journey into...

11 Apr 2018

thumb In May this year there are changes happening that affect the way we deal with the privacy of our users. GDPR (General Data...

6 Apr 2018

thumb John Fleetwood (aka site user Full Moon Addict) and Adrian Trendall fulfil a long held ambition to traverse the Cuillin in...

6 Apr 2018

thumb Leo Skinner (14) from South Wales has climbed Evil Sideways, a Font 8A+ first climbed by Eliot Stephens at Dinas Rock. The...

6 Apr 2018

thumb Julia Chanourdie, France's #1 Lead climber, has repeated Gerome Pouvreau's Molasse'son, 9a, at Mollans-sur-Ouvèze,...

5 Apr 2018

thumb The British Mountaineering Council have announced the launch of a new, updated RAD (Regional Access Database) mobile application....

5 Apr 2018

thumb Alex Puccio has repeated Carlo Traversi's Penrose step, ~8B+, at Leavenworth, Washington. Alex was very close last autumn,...

4 Apr 2018

thumb Seb Bouin has made the first ascent of "the French Chilam Balam", Les yeux plus gros que l'antre, 9a+/b, at Russan in...

3 Apr 2018

thumb Edinburgh-based Will Bosi (19) has made the coveted first repeat of Malcolm Smith's Hunger 9a at the Anvil on the east side of...

1 Apr 2018

thumb UKC's very own Advertising Manager, Rob Greenwood, is included in the list of names to be awarded an MBE by Her Majesty the Queen...

1 Apr 2018

thumb Branches of Starbucks will open their doors this summer in Glen Nevis, at the Wasdale Head Inn, and on Snowdon's summit. With a...