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Kieran Forrest on Pilgrimage (8B+/9a)  © Ray Wood

Kieran Forrest ticks Pilgrimage (Font 8B+/9a)

Bangor-based Kieran Forrest has ticked Malcolm Smith's 2004 Parisella's Cave testpiece Pilgrimage. Fresh from success on Liquid Ambar, the 19-year-old competition climber has shifted his focus onto rock in the past couple of months, with considerable success.

Tokyo 2020 Olympic Athletes  © UKC News

New UKC Tokyo 2020 Olympic Athlete Database

With one year to go until the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games (once again), we're launching our new site feature showcasing the selected climbers. On 4-7 August 2020, Sport Climbing was d...

Austria Climbing Summer Series 2020.  © Heiko Wilhelm
Austria Climbing Summer Series 2020.  © Heiko Wilhelm

Austria Climbing Summer Series (Lead) - Watch Live!

Watch the third event of the Austria Climbing Summer Series live from 7:15 p.m. UK time tonight. The finals of the first Lead competition in the series will take place on the legendary outdoor climbing wall in Imst, Austria. How will the...

Mason Earle in Joshua Tree  © Giant Rock
Mason Earle in Joshua Tree  © Giant Rock

Fri Night Vid Mason Earle's Offwidth Battle

This week's Friday Night Video takes us on a tour of Joshua Tree with Mason Earle, where he attempts the first ascent of a gruelling and savage offwidth. Mason was shown around by local Cole Gibson, who became dismayed at the ease of which he was able to...

Siebe Vanhee climbing Orbayu  ©  David ‘Campe’ Lopez @davidlopezcampe
Siebe Vanhee climbing Orbayu  ©  David ‘Campe’ Lopez @davidlopezcampe

The Ticklist #2 - Puccio on Fire, Pearson Climbs his 2nd 9a and More

In this week's ticklist, we cover ascents from the boulders of Rocky Mountain National...

Magic Wood, Ausserferrera, Switzerland.  © Dark Sky Media
Magic Wood, Ausserferrera, Switzerland.  © Dark Sky Media

Magic Wood Facilities under Threat

The popular accommodation and restaurant facilities Bodhi Camping, Backpackers Generoso and Gasthaus Edelweiss in the...

Donnie has set himself an ambitious schedule of 33 days, although the Scottish weather may have something to say!  © Donnie Campbell Collection
Donnie has set himself an ambitious schedule of 33 days, although the Scottish weather may have something to say!  © Donnie Campbell Collection

Interview Donnie Campbell on his Munro Round Preparations

Tomorrow morning, Scottish ultra-runner Donnie Campbell will set off on a self-propelled Munro...

The Wall Within  © James Williams
The Wall Within  © James Williams

Video The Wall Within

Inspired by the picture of George Smith on The Wall Within in the Ground Up guide, James Williams sought out the stunning...

Dave MacLeod  © UKC News
Dave MacLeod  © UKC News

Help Dave MacLeod with his Dietary Patterns in Climbing Study

Daisy the St Bernard receiving 5-star treatment from Wasdale Mountain Rescue Team.  © Wasdale Mountain Rescue Team
Daisy the St Bernard receiving 5-star treatment from Wasdale Mountain Rescue Team.  © Wasdale Mountain Rescue Team

St Bernard Dog Rescued on Scafell Pike

Laura Rogora - 9b.  © UKC News
Laura Rogora - 9b.  © UKC News

Newsflash Ali Hulk Sit Start Extension Total 9b by Laura Rogora

Damian on Day 2 of his Pennine Way record attempt  © inov-8
Damian on Day 2 of his Pennine Way record attempt  © inov-8

Damian Hall Breaks Pennine Way Record


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Friends   © Wild Country

Product News Wild Country Product Lifespan Update

Wild Country is soon changing the official product lifetime. The potential lifespan of metal products is unlimited; however, since the effective lifespan depends on multiple factors we recommend replacing these products after maximum te...

Grangers Wear and Care Survey  © Grangers
Grangers Wear and Care Survey  © Grangers

Product News Grangers Wear and Care Survey

Grangers have been championing environmentally-responsible aftercare since 1937. Innovation and sustainability are at the heart of everything we do. On 8th of June (World Oceans Day) we launched our 2020 Eco Pledge, which includes changing our bottles to...

Towers of Tigray 1  © The North Face
Towers of Tigray 1  © The North Face

The North Face presents: Towers of Tigray

With a rich history of climbing, the Tigray region of Ethiopia has always provided an incredible opportunity to discover another world. Priests and worshippers have scaled rock towers and cliffs since as far back as the 4th Century, creating...

30-Week Instructor Training 2020/21

Want to get qualified as a mountain-based leader, instructor or coach? Then maybe consider our 30-week training...

The Climbers Shop - Re-opening

We are so excited to be re-opening our doors to you again! Ambleside is now open for Click & Collect plus appointment...

Outside 3x2  © Outside
Outside 3x2  © Outside

Getting ready to open Outside: Monday 15th June 11 am

Since the pandemic closed Outside's doors, we've been genuinely overwhelmed by the support...

Equip CEO Matt Gowar visiting a factory in Myanmar.   © Equip Outdoor Technologies UK Ltd.
Equip CEO Matt Gowar visiting a factory in Myanmar.   © Equip Outdoor Technologies UK Ltd.

Product News Rab and Lowe Alpine join Fair Wear Foundation

British outdoor brands Rab and Lowe Alpine, owned by Equip Outdoor Technologies UK Ltd., are...


Reception Crew Member Flashpoint Swindon   © Flashpoint Swindon

Reception Crew Member: Flashpoint, Swindon

We are looking to welcome a new crew member to our growing Reception team here at Flashpoint/Freedog Swindon. Our mission is to provide top class climbing ,trampolining and urban skills to the wider community using our extensive trampoli...

Channel Manager, 2pure, North East  © 2Pure
Channel Manager, 2pure, North East  © 2Pure

Channel Manager, 2pure, North East

2pure is the exclusive distributor for brands operating within the specialist Cycle, Outdoor, Run and Lifestyle & Fashion markets. We work with brands that are disruptive, innovative and have a desirability built into their DNA. Our customers span the...

Team Member @ Boulder Shack.  © TeamBoulderShack
Team Member @ Boulder Shack.  © TeamBoulderShack

Team Member @ Boulder Shack, Southampton

This fantastic role involves engaging proactively with our customers and maintaining good climbing practice in the centre. This role would suit someone who shares our values – making climbing accessible to all abilities and keeping the community at...

Customer Service Team Leader  © UltralightOG
Customer Service Team Leader  © UltralightOG

Customer Service Team Leader: Ultralight Outdoor Gear, Teeside

Position: Customer Service and Administration Team Leader Location: Teesside Permanent: Full Time,...

Café Manager @ Boulder Shack  © TeamBoulderShack
Café Manager @ Boulder Shack  © TeamBoulderShack

Café Manager @ Boulder Shack

Boulder Shack is looking for a Café Manager to join our team! We are a community focused climbing gym with a brand new café that...

JOBS: C# Developer - Q3/Q4 2020 in Chamonix  © benbellamy1987
JOBS: C# Developer - Q3/Q4 2020 in Chamonix  © benbellamy1987

C# Developer - Q3/Q4 2020 in Chamonix

C# developers in Chamonix, France 28 hours per week Approximately 6 months: July to December 2020 ... but dates are...

3RD ROCK is looking for an experienced copywriter  © 3RD ROCK Clothing
3RD ROCK is looking for an experienced copywriter  © 3RD ROCK Clothing

3RD ROCK is looking for an experienced copywriter

3RD ROCK is a sustainable activewear brand bringing innovation to active, fun-filled lives. We aspire to make...

Field Guide - Antarctica, British Antarctic Surve  © UKC Job Ads
Field Guide - Antarctica, British Antarctic Surve  © UKC Job Ads

Field Guide - Antarctica, British Antarctic Survey

JOBS: Passion for Climbing? Climbing Arena Supervisor position at EICA Ratho
JOBS: Passion for Climbing? Climbing Arena Supervisor position at EICA Ratho

Passion for Climbing? Climbing Arena Supervisor position at EICA Ratho

JOBS: Hiring! Duty Managers & Climbing Wall Attendants - The Climbing Hub, Bradford
JOBS: Hiring! Duty Managers & Climbing Wall Attendants - The Climbing Hub, Bradford

Hiring! Duty Managers & Climbing Wall Attendants - The Climbing Hub, Bradford

JOBS: Redpoint Bristol - Instructor Vacancies
JOBS: Redpoint Bristol - Instructor Vacancies

Redpoint Bristol - Instructor Vacancies



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