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NEWS: Ray's Roof E7 6c by Mari Augusta Salvesen

Ray's Roof E7 6c by Mari Augusta Salvesen

Norwegian climber Mari Augusta Salvesen has made the first female ascent of the burly Ray's Roof E7 6c at Baldstones in Staffordshire. First climbed by visiting American Ray Jardine in 1977, the horizontal offwidth crack remains a gritstone testpiece and is one of the hardest of its kind in the UK.

NEWS: Isabelle Faus climbs Memory is Parallax Font 8B+

Isabelle Faus climbs Memory is Parallax Font 8B+

Isabelle Faus has climbed her 3rd Font 8B+ with an ascent of Memory is Parallax in Rocky Mountain National Park. The problem was originally climbed by Dave Graham in 2011. This was Isabelle's 3rd 8B+ after climbing Amandla in Rocklands in 2015 and...

Fri Night Vid First Ascents in Liming, China

Our Friday Night Video this week features Jenny Fisher and Kat Whipple in Liming, China. Both were drawn to each other by a mutual love of crack climbing and head to China with the aim of putting up new routes. The area has an abundance of dark red...

Video Bouldering in Madagascar - Tsaranoro

Eadan Cunningham travels to Madagascar with a group of friends and older brother. His goal, to discover, clean and climb untouched boulders. Their goal, to develop a hard big wall on the granite cliffs of Tsaranoro. They both succeeded and here is what...

3rd Ascent of Neanderthal (9b) for Adam Ondra

Adam Ondra has made the 3rd ascent of Neanderthal, Santa Linya. Unusually for Adam, the route has put up a fight. He...

Free Solo wins Best Documentary BAFTA

Free Solo, the documentary of Alex Honnold's historic solo of Freerider on El Capitan in Yosemite has won Best Documentary...

Fri Night Vid Carlo Traversi climbs Meltdown 5.14c

Beth Rodden's Meltdown in Yosemite National Park went unrepeated for a decade. Our Friday Night Video this week...

One Third of Himalayan Glaciers (at least) to Disappear by 2100

A new report by The International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) assessing...

Andy Nisbet and Steve Perry killed on Ben Hope

UKC and UKH Web Site and Logo Changes

Lundy Climbing Restrictions 2019

One Clear Moment - 8B Sit-Start at Forest Rock by Mike Adams


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PRESS RELEASE: The Climbing Gear Revolution: Saturday 9th March.

The Climbing Gear Revolution: Saturday 9th March.

Tim Jepson, Peter Holden and DMM, in conjunction with Beacon Climbing Centre, present: The Climbing Gear Revolution – a celebration of the early development of climbing hardware and the important role that North Wales played in that development.

The Hills Are Alive With The Sound Of Music

Airport Transfer favourites Mountain Drop-offs are celebrating a music-filled Spring in Chamonix. Official transfer partner for both the valley's major winter music festivals, they are looking forward to transferring musicians, technical...

Offices at Beacon Climbing Centre from £189pcm

Looking for some office space in North Wales? We now have various options available to rent at Beacon Climbing Centre in Caernarfon, North Wales starting from £189 pcm.

2019 Crux Expedition Award Open for Submissions

The Crux Expedition Award is an annual grant to encourage young climbers to try for adventurous objectives.

Chris Sharma joins Tenaya

Whilst there are a great many 'climbing greats', few are greater than Chris Sharma. Ever since the age of 14 Sharma has been...

Lowe Alpine teams up with the BMC to #makewintercount

Lowe Alpine is calling on all winter warriors to help #makewintercount! 

Cold Mountain Kit Closing Down Sale EVERYTHING MUST GO

Huge climbing gear clerarance on now at www.coldmountainkit.com. Up to 30% off...


COMPETITION: Win a Sprayway Torridon Jacket

Open Win a Sprayway Torridon Jacket

If you worked in the outdoor industry, or hung around outdoor shops during the 90's, you will remember the Torridon. A product which took the waterproof jacket market by storm. Simple functional Sprayway design partnered with matte 3 layer GORE-TE...

Open Win a pair of Dolomite Torq GTX 2.0 Boots

Torq Gtx 2.0 is a versatile mountain boot, which ideally suits people who practise light mountaineering and via ferratas. Functional aesthetics, superior-quality materials and advanced construction technologies are all blend together in this...

Open Win a new Alpkit Origin bouldering pad

Alpkit have launched an all new range of pads made in our UK factory here at Alpkit HQ, and we have a new Origin pad give away.

Open Win a pair of Ocun Ozone climbing shoes

Ocun Ozone - Super solid on the tiniest holds. Featuring a redesigned heel and new colours for 2019.

Open Win a Beal BOOSTER III 9.7mm UNICORE DRY COVER rope

Beal are giving you the chance to win one BOOSTER III 9.7mm UNICORE from our INTENSIVE line range....

Winner announced WINNER - Win a Jöttnar Winter Climbing Clothing Package Worth £1,255

Get kitted out for winter with a clothing package from Jöttnar.  To be won is a...

Winner announced WINNER - Win a Montane Icarus/Phoenix Flight Jacket

Be in with a chance to win one of Montane's alpine climbing jackets - jacket designed for increased and...


JOBS: Head Route Setter, The Climbing Hangar Swansea

Head Route Setter, The Climbing Hangar Swansea

The Climbing Hangar is looking for a Trainee Head Route Setter who wants to help us take indoor climbing into the future. 

Graphic Designer, DMM

DMM International have a vacancy for a creative and dynamic graphic designer who can work independently and as part of a team.

Facewest: Customer Service Position, North Leeds

Based in North Leeds, Facewest.co.uk are an online retailer of Climbing, Mountaineering and Ski touring Equipment

Advertising Manager at new Adventure Magazine

Launching in spring 2019, BASE Magazine is a free quarterly magazine for all adventurers, explorers, and wilderness...

Join the Duty Manager Team at White Spider

White Spider is looking for an enthusiastic, flexible person to join our Operational Management Team. They will be part...

Marketing and Communications Coordinator

We are looking for a creative, energetic marketing coordinator to oversee all of our social media and marketing activities...

Ecommerce & Digital Marketing Executive, Jöttnar

Jöttnar produces the highest quality technical outdoor clothing for mountain sports. We're a young company,...

Redpoint Bristol - Instructor Vacancies

Manager, EICA Ratho

Climbing Instructor - Warehouse Climbing Centre, Gloucester

Instructor Receptionist Vacancy, The Climbing Lab - Leeds



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