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Raheim Robinson.  © UKC News

Video Climb Your Dreams

In this short film, Climb Your Dreams, New York City-based Raheim Robinson daydreams of escaping the city in search of a natural landscape and is drawn out of the daily grind and into the outdoors by his passion for climbing.

Even when it wasn't white, it was always wet!  © Steve Ashworth

The Montane Spine Race - Full Report

After a stormy week, the Montane Spine Race is finally over. Rob Greenwood, who spent much of the time glued to a screen watching the trackers move steadily north, brings us a summary of the race along the full length of the Pennines.

Hamish Mcarthur on A Muerta 8c+/9a.  © Hamish Mcarthur
Hamish Mcarthur on A Muerta 8c+/9a.  © Hamish Mcarthur

Two x 8c+/9a by Hamish Mcarthur

17-year-old Hamish Mcarthur has ticked two 8c+/9as in Siurana, Spain in just two sessions per route, jumping from a previous personal redpoint best of 8a. Hamish is known for his junior indoor competition podium results, but this was his first serious sport...

Dave MacLeod Rainbow Wall  © Dark Sky Media
Dave MacLeod Rainbow Wall  © Dark Sky Media

Fri Night Vid Dave MacLeod climbing Rainbow Warrior (8b)

This week's Friday Night Video is an extra from the new film from Dark Sky Media: Undiscovered. The film explores Dave's obsession with exploration and climbing new routes in some of Scotland's most remote and scenic corners. This outtake...

Beth's Traverse Goldsborough  © Ian Cummins Collection
Beth's Traverse Goldsborough  © Ian Cummins Collection

Obituary of Ian Cummins

Richard Waterton looks back on the life of Ian Cummins, who sadly passed away recently at the age of 58. Whilst in recent years Ian had...

Montane Spine Race  © Montane Spine Race
Montane Spine Race  © Montane Spine Race

Newsflash John Kelly Wins The 2020 Montane Spine Race

An exciting few days of dot watching culminated in a gripping finale to this year's Montane Spine Race, seeing two...

The Cutting Edge, Joshua Tree  © Rob Schoenborn
The Cutting Edge, Joshua Tree  © Rob Schoenborn

Fri Night Vid Joshua Tree - The Cutting Edge

This week's Friday Night Video takes us to Joshua Tree as Jeremy Schoenborn and Robbie Phillips attempt one of the hardest...

Laura Rogora onsighting 8b+  © federico frullani
Laura Rogora onsighting 8b+  © federico frullani

8b+ onsight and 9a's for Laura Rogora

Laura Rogora has had a busy few weeks in Spain. After climbing Pal Norte (8c+/9a) at Margalef at the end of 2019, the European...

UKC Christmas Quiz  © Natalie Berry
UKC Christmas Quiz  © Natalie Berry

Christmas Quiz 2019 - The Answers

Speak To Me Softly  © Outdoor Research
Speak To Me Softly  © Outdoor Research

Fri Night Vid Speak To Me Softly

Sébastian Berthe on a free ascent of The Nose  © Alexandre Eggermont
Sébastian Berthe on a free ascent of The Nose  © Alexandre Eggermont

Fri Night Vid Free Climbing The Nose

Seb Bouin on the first ascent of The Dream (9b)  © Etienne Tafary / tchaloprosuctions
Seb Bouin on the first ascent of The Dream (9b)  © Etienne Tafary / tchaloprosuctions

New 9b for Seb Bouin in Albania


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Lake District Fell Top Assessors in MHW Exposure 2 Gore-Tex Pro Jacket and Alpine Light backpack  © Mountain Hardwear

Mountain Hardwear puts Fell Top Assessors in gear for winter season

Outdoor performance apparel and equipment brand Mountain Hardwear is continuing to ensure a safe winter season for the Lake District Fell Top Assessors, by equipping the experienced team of three with its latest range of clothing and equipment for...

The kids  © adidas Outdoor
The kids  © adidas Outdoor

adidas Outdoor Introduces City Kids to climbing through an Urban Climbing Project

Living up to the company belief that sport has the power to change lives, adidas Outdoor is proud to announce a new pilot project to introduce inner city primary and secondary school kids to climbing.

Wilson, Waldo, Edward, Anna, Troy, Leo on the summit of Roraima  © Matt Pycroft/Coldhouse Collective & Berghaus
Wilson, Waldo, Edward, Anna, Troy, Leo on the summit of Roraima  © Matt Pycroft/Coldhouse Collective & Berghaus

Leo Houlding and team climb new route on the prow of Roraima

Leo Houlding has led a team to successfully complete a new free climbed route on a huge big wall in the Amazon rain forest. In a trip sponsored by Berghaus, the team of six, plus two local guides, climbed a new route on the...

Rockcity Climbing Holds are going to Tokyo 2020

The Catalogue T20 contains every hold, macro and volume that will be used next year in Tokyo. Rockcity...

Moonboard Masters 2019  © Moon
Moonboard Masters 2019  © Moon

Watch the MoonBoard Masters Grand Final

The international MoonBoard Masters final will be available to watch online for free from 6pm on Saturday 30...

En:Spire  © En:Spire
En:Spire  © En:Spire

En:Spire: Raising Awareness of Relative Energy Deficiency in Climbing

Following on from the thought provoking article, 'Relative Energy Deficiency in Sport...

Leo pulling hard through the steep section on pitch 5  © Coldhouse Collective
Leo pulling hard through the steep section on pitch 5  © Coldhouse Collective

Update from the Mnt Roraima expedition

During a dreich week here in the UK, here's an update from the Mnt Roraima team in Guyana that will hopefully...


Yonder Head Coach  © Josh from Yonder

Yonder Head Coach, London

An exciting opportunity to join the Yonder Team as HEAD COACH.

Climbing Sales Representative, DMM  © DMM Wales
Climbing Sales Representative, DMM  © DMM Wales

Climbing Sales Representative, DMM

DMM International currently have the following vacancy: Climbing Sales Representative.

Deputy Manager Job at The Climbing Hangar  © mark duchesne
Deputy Manager Job at The Climbing Hangar  © mark duchesne

Deputy Manager Job at The Climbing Hangar Swansea

The Climbing Hangar is looking for a Deputy Manager for its climbing wall in Swansea.

JOBS: Head Coach, Marketing and General, 3 Wise Monkeys, Fort William
JOBS: Head Coach, Marketing and General, 3 Wise Monkeys, Fort William

Head Coach, Marketing and General, 3 Wise Monkeys, Fort William

3 or 4 full time jobs up for grabs in Fort William at Three Wise Monkeys Climbing! We're seeking an...

Petzl Sales Representative - Mid-England & Wales  © Petzl UK
Petzl Sales Representative - Mid-England & Wales  © Petzl UK

Petzl Sales Representative - Mid-England & Wales

Lyon Equipment Limited (Lyon) is an employee owned company serving the Outdoor, Work at Height and Rescue...

Creation Climbing Centre DUTY MANAGER  © Creation Climbing Centre
Creation Climbing Centre DUTY MANAGER  © Creation Climbing Centre

Creation Climbing Centre DUTY MANAGER

DUTY MANAGER - FULL TIME We are now expanding our team and the opportunity for a new Duty manager has become available. We...

Mile End Climbing Wall  © UKC Gear
Mile End Climbing Wall  © UKC Gear

Operations Manager - Mile End Climbing Wall

A fantastic opportunity has arisen at Mile End Climbing Wall in the role of a full-time Operations Manager.

Salaried Instructor & Duty Manager/Instructor  © The Castle Climbing Centre
Salaried Instructor & Duty Manager/Instructor  © The Castle Climbing Centre

Salaried Instructor + Duty Manager/Instructor

Serious Climbing Logo  © Serious Climbing
Serious Climbing Logo  © Serious Climbing

A Serious Climbing Job

JOBS: General Manager - The Climbing Hangar Liverpool
JOBS: General Manager - The Climbing Hangar Liverpool

General Manager - The Climbing Hangar Liverpool

Assistant Head Coach @ Westway  © Westway
Assistant Head Coach @ Westway  © Westway

Assistant Head Coach @ Westway



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