Caroline Ciavaldini


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EGUILLES, France
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Caroline's early climbing exploits were in the competition world where she had several years of excellents results. She later moved into sport climbing and eventually hard trad. She has made numerous difficult ascents in the UK, including The Quarryman (E8 6c), Requiem (E8 6c) and Chicama, E9 6c.

Career Highlights:

Sport Climbing:

  • Macumba (8c)
  • Mind Control 8c+, Spain
  • Aaron 8c, Turkey
  • Souvenir du Pic 8c, France
  • Métaphysique des Tubes 8c, Seynes
  • Guerre d’usure 8c, France
  • Les Mur des Cyclopes 8b On-Sight, France

Trad Climbing:

  • Chupacabra E9, Pembrokeshire
  • Chicama E9, Anglesey
  • Requiem E8, Scotland
  • Mercia Wall E8, Pembroke
  • Point Blank E8, Pembrokeshire
  • The Jackals E8, Pembrokeshire
  • Toploader E7, The Peak District
  • Yucan2 E7, Nescliffe
  • Hindenburg E7, Pembroke
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Sawanabori  © The North Face

Fri Night Vid Sawanobori - Climbing Waterfalls in Japan

Our Friday Night Video this week is a trip to Japan to climb the country's highest waterfall: Shomyo Falls in Toyama. Sawanobori is the Japanese art of climbing a mountain river to its source, involving scrambling up gullies, ravines and waterfall...

Yuji Hirayama and James Pearson discuss the route ahead.  © The North Face
Yuji Hirayama and James Pearson discuss the route ahead.  © The North Face

Article Sawanobori - James Pearson on Climbing Waterfalls in Japan

On Wednesday 20th March, UKC hosted The North Face Speaker Series 'Sawanobori' film launch, featuring TNF athletes James Pearson, Caroline Ciavaldini, Matty Hong, Yuji Hirayama and Toru Nakajima. These athletes weren't climbing rock...

Press Release 3 Cool Things About This Year's WCS

Every year we try to make WCS better and more creative, and also to be as inclusive as possible. Here are 3 things we are particularly proud of this year - we hope you can join us!Carbon offsetting, partnerships and co-ed after party

Press Release Women's Climbing Symposium headliners announced

Anna Stohr, Beth Rodden and Caroline Ciavaldini to headline Women's Climbing Symposium

Caroline Ciavaldini in The Groove  © NeilHart.info
Caroline Ciavaldini in The Groove  © NeilHart.info

News The Quarryman E8 7a by Caroline Ciavaldini

French climber Caroline Ciavaldini has completed the four-pitch Twll Mawr classic The Quarryman E8 7a in the Llanberis...

Caroline and husband James Pearson on the Voie Petit  © Caroline Ciavaldini
Caroline and husband James Pearson on the Voie Petit  © Caroline Ciavaldini

News Voie Petit 8b (450m) for Caroline Ciavaldini

French climber Caroline Ciavaldini has climbed Arnaud Petit's Voie Petit 8b (450m) on the Grand Capucin in the Mont...

Caroline Ciavaldini in The Groove  © NeilHart.info
Caroline Ciavaldini in The Groove  © NeilHart.info

News The Quarryman Groove by Caroline Ciavaldini

French climber Caroline Ciavaldini ticked the grovelly 'Groove' pitch of The Quarryman E8 7a on Friday, just a few...

Caro screenshot  © UKC News
Caro screenshot  © UKC News

Fri Night Vid Caroline Ciavaldini on Requiem E8 6c

Wild Country  © Wild Country
Wild Country  © Wild Country

Press Release James Pearson and Caroline Ciavaldini sign for Wild Country

Caroline Ciavaldini  © Hot Aches
Caroline Ciavaldini  © Hot Aches

Interview Caroline Ciavaldini Talks Trad

James Pearson and Caroline Ciavaldini in Pembroke.  © Pearson/Ciavaldini Collection
James Pearson and Caroline Ciavaldini in Pembroke.  © Pearson/Ciavaldini Collection

News E8 Ground-Up for Caroline Ciavaldini