Angela Eiter


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Angela is undoubtedly one of the best sport and competition climbers of all time. She has won four World Championships, one European Championship and three World Cup seasons. Her other 9a redpoints include Era Vella at Margalef, Spain, Big Hammer at Pinswang, Austria and Hades at Götterwandl, Austria.

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Angy Eiter on Pure Dreaming  © Bernie Ruech

News Angela Eiter climbs Pure Dreaming 9a

Austrian climber Angela Eiter has redpointed Adam Ondra's Pure Dreaming in Arco, Italy. This was Angela's fourth 9a or harder. In 2017, she became the first woman to climb 9b with her ascent of La Planta de Shiva at Villanueva del Rosario, Spain.

Angela Eiter  © Michal Kwiatkowski
Angela Eiter  © Michal Kwiatkowski

Interview Angy Eiter on La Planta de Shiva, 9b

On 22 October 2017, Angela Eiter became the first woman in history to climb 9b by repeting Adam Ondra's La Planta de de Shiva at Villanueva del Rosario. At a time when only two women have climbed 9a+ and only a dozen (between 10 and 17) or so men...

Angela Eiter climbs Zauberfee 8c+  © Red Bull
Angela Eiter climbs Zauberfee 8c+  © Red Bull

Newsflash Another 9a and 8c+ for Angela Eiter

Austrian climber Angela Eiter has climbed her second 9a and another 8c+, bringing her ticklist total for 2014 to five 8c+'s and two 9a's. This is considered to be the most impressive annual ticklist for a female sport climber in history.

Angela Eiter climbs Zauberfee  © Red Bull
Angela Eiter climbs Zauberfee  © Red Bull

News FRI NIGHT VID - Angela Eiter climbs Zauberfee 8c+

In October, Austrian climber Angela Eiter made the first female ascent of Zauberfee, 8c+ at Eremo near Arco, Italy....

Angela Eiter on Zauberfee, 8c+, Arco  © Kletterszene/Eiter coll.
Angela Eiter on Zauberfee, 8c+, Arco  © Kletterszene/Eiter coll.

News 9a and 8c+ by Angie Eiter

Ang Eiter on Fragile Steps, ~8B, Rocklands, South Africa  © K3-climbing
Ang Eiter on Fragile Steps, ~8B, Rocklands, South Africa  © K3-climbing

News Fragile steps, Font 8B, by Angy Eiter

Angy Eiter on Reini's vibes, 8c/+, Massone, Arco  © Bernie Ruech/K3 Climbing
Angy Eiter on Reini's vibes, 8c/+, Massone, Arco  © Bernie Ruech/K3 Climbing

News Reinis vibes, 8c/+, by Angy Eiter

Angela Eiter at the awesome Santa Linya Cave, November 2010  © Jack Geldard - Editor - UKC
Angela Eiter at the awesome Santa Linya Cave, November 2010  © Jack Geldard - Editor - UKC

News Angy Eiter climbs Ingravids Extension, 8c+

Sandrine Levet  © Giulio Malfer
Sandrine Levet  © Giulio Malfer

News Ramón Julian and Angela Eiter win the Rock Master 2005


Latest Reviews for Angela's Sponsors

Reviews from the UKC editorial team

LV shoes group test  © UKC Gear

Performance Rock Shoes - Women's/LV Fit

In this group test we compare nine pairs of performance shoes with a women's / low volume fit. How did they all do...?

Approach shoes group test   © UKC Gear
Approach shoes group test   © UKC Gear

Approach Shoes

Whether you're approaching a mountain crag or out on a scramble or via ferrata, an approach shoe will be lighter and more nimble than a boot, yet more supportive and technically capable than a running shoe. In this group test we check out ten models from big brands.

Kaptiva thumb  © Mark Glaister
Kaptiva thumb  © Mark Glaister

La Sportiva Kaptiva Trail Shoes

More than just a trail running shoe, the Kaptiva can cope with most of what the UK hills can throw at it, says Bridget Collier.

...or you could wear it like a giant silver scarf  © UKC Gear
...or you could wear it like a giant silver scarf  © UKC Gear

OutDoor 2019 - Best in Show

We're just back from the annual summer gear-fest that is the OutDoor trade show. Over three long days we saw a lot (and we mean a lot)...

Edelrid GigaJul - basic set up  © UKC Gear
Edelrid GigaJul - basic set up  © UKC Gear

Edelrid Giga Jul

Billed as the most versatile belay device ever, the Giga Jul is the latest in a long line of belay devices under the Jul label. After six months...

Sport Climbing Harness review  © UKC Gear
Sport Climbing Harness review  © UKC Gear

Lightweight Sport Climbing Harnesses

For a dedicated sport climbing harness you will want something light, comfortable and fairly simple. In this group test...

Trango portrait  © Toby Archer
Trango portrait  © Toby Archer

La Sportiva Trango Tower Extreme GTX

With a lightweight upper and an excellent balance of support and nimble-footedness, the Trango Tower Extreme GTX are superb...


Latest News from Angela's Sponsors

Annoucements direct from manufacturers

Edelrid Christmas Goodies  © Edelrid

Christmas gifts from EDELRID

Christmas shopping is in full swing. Since you're unable to buy the climber in your life what they really want...decent weather. We thought we'd suggest the next best thing! Have a read below for some gift ideas from EDELRID.

Spindle  © Edelrid
Spindle  © Edelrid

EDELRID - The Ropemaker

EDELRID are a brand known for their innovation. From the OHM to the new GIGA JUL the catalogue is full of groundbreaking new products. There is one product area however where EDELRID really excel, rope.

OutDoor 2019 - Climbing Gear  © UKC
OutDoor 2019 - Climbing Gear  © UKC

OutDoor 2019 - New Climbing Gear

We're just back from the annual summer gear-fest that is the OutDoor trade show. As Europe sweltered in the heat the world's outdoor industry gathered in Munich to network, drink beer and showcase their shiny new stuff. For us it's a great opportunity...

OutDoor 2019 - Footwear  © UKC
OutDoor 2019 - Footwear  © UKC

OutDoor 2019 - New Climbing Shoes and Footwear

We're just back from the annual summer gear-fest that is the OutDoor trade show. As Europe sweltered in the...

EDELRID athlete Tommy Caldwell putting the Giga Jul to use  © EDELRID
EDELRID athlete Tommy Caldwell putting the Giga Jul to use  © EDELRID

The GIGA JUL: A new innovation from EDELRID

The Giga Jul combines all the advantages of our best-selling Mega Jul with those of a standard tuber.

La Sportiva Bushido II

The Bushido II is a super light, extra grippy and aggressive shoe designed to ensure perfect stability and support on all types of...

ispo 2019 Footwear and Packs  © UKC
ispo 2019 Footwear and Packs  © UKC

ISPO 2019 - New Footwear and Packs

The annual ISPO trade show, which brings the world's outdoor industry together under one roof (or a series of gigantic...