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31 Jul 2018

thumb News of a whopping increase in charges at the Succoth car park in Arrochar has been met with anger among walkers and climbers....

31 Jul 2018

thumb Russian mountaineer Alexander Gukov (42) has been safely returned to base camp following a dramatic ordeal on the North Ridge of...

30 Jul 2018

thumb 80s sport climbing 'stamina merchant' Mick Lovatt has been active on the precariously loose Stigmata Buttress - Craig Doris, on...

30 Jul 2018

thumb Barbara Zangerl and Jacopo Larcher have both repeated Sonnie Trotter's The Path (of least resistance), 5.14aR, at Lake Louise,...

29 Jul 2018

thumb The fourth IFSC Lead World Cup round of 2018 took place in Arco, Italy last weekend alongside the 6th Speed World Cup of the...

27 Jul 2018

thumb Our Friday Night Video this week takes us to Annapurna One (8091m) with a team of four friends. Their original objective was a...

24 Jul 2018

thumb Polish ski mountaineer Andrzej Bargiel has made the coveted first ski descent of K2 (8611m) in the Karakoram range. This was...

24 Jul 2018

thumb We recently reported that access restrictions were to be put in place on Mont Blanc until 1st August in an attempt to resolve...

23 Jul 2018

thumb A Polish-German team consisting of Adam Bielecki and Felix Berg have summitted Gasherbrum II in the Karakoram, making what is...

23 Jul 2018

thumb The GB Paraclimbing team have had an incredible weekend at this year's first World Cup in Briançon. All GB athletes...

23 Jul 2018

thumb The third IFSC Lead World Cup round of 2018 took place in Briançon, France last weekend. Team GB's Jim Pope qualified for...

20 Jul 2018

thumb Our Friday Night Video this week documents Adam Ondra's recent trip to the Canadian Rockies. The film gives a superb insight into...

19 Jul 2018

thumb Emma Twyford has made the 5th ascent of Steve Mayer's Nightmayer E8 6c on Dinas Cromlech in the Llanberis Pass. The route...

19 Jul 2018

thumb New York-born founder of Five Ten and inventor of Stealth rubber, Charles Cole, has died aged 63. A pioneer of the climbing shoe...

18 Jul 2018

thumb Aidan Roberts has had a productive first week in Rocklands, SA, climbing several 8B's or above very quickly. The highlights...

17 Jul 2018

thumb Four months after its public launch the BMC's Mend Our Mountains: Make One Million appeal has passed the one third mark, having...

16 Jul 2018

thumb Authorities in the Haute-Savoie region of France have extended the period of temporary access restriction to August 1st on the...

16 Jul 2018

thumb The second IFSC Lead World Cup round of 2018 took place in Chamonix, France last weekend, alongside the 5th round of the 2018...

13 Jul 2018

thumb Our Friday Night Video this week is a feature length film from Mike Cheque, who spent three years documenting climbing on...

11 Jul 2018

thumb The first IFSC Lead World Cup round of 2018 took place in Villars, Switzerland last weekend, alongside the 4th round of the 2018...

11 Jul 2018

thumb Yorkshire Tea - arguably Britain's best tea brand* - has defaced sport climbing mecca Malham Cove with head sculptures of four...

10 Jul 2018

thumb The 2018 British Bouldering Championships took place at Devonshire Green, Sheffield last weekend. A huge crowd gathered to watch...

9 Jul 2018

thumb Thilo Schröter has repeated Daniel Woods' Spray of light, ~8C, at the Dihedral boulders in Rocklands, South Africa. This was...

8 Jul 2018

thumb Spanish ultra runner Kilian Jornet has just set a stunning new record on the Bob Graham Round, with a time of just 12 hours 52...

6 Jul 2018

thumb On Sunday 8th July, the British Bouldering Championships will be livestreamed from Devonshire Green in Sheffield on BBC Sport....

6 Jul 2018

thumb Angus Kille has made the 8th ascent of Indian Face on Clogwyn Du'r Arddu (Cloggy). The Indian Face was the first route graded E9...

2 Jul 2018

thumb Nicky Spinks has become the first person to complete a double Ramsay Round in a time of 55:56:38. The Ramsay is a classic 24-hour...

2 Jul 2018

thumb After a harrowing experience on an onsight attempt of Jerry Moffat's Master's Wall E7 6b on Clogwyn Du'r Arddu (Cloggy) in 2000...