Jakob Schubert


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Innsbruck, Austria
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Jakob Schubert is one of the world's top climbers. He excels at competitions, sport climbing and bouldering. He recently climbed Perfecto Mundo (9b+) in Margalef becoming only the fifth climber to reach the grade.

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Jakob Schubert on Perfecto Mundo (9b+)  © alpsolut_pictures

News Third Ascent of Perfecto Mundo (9b+) for Jakob Schubert

Top Austrian climber Jakob Schubert has made the third ascent of Alex Megos' Perfecto Mundo (9b+) at Margalef, Spain. The route was bolted by Chris Sharma who worked the route on and off for a few years before attempting it with Alex Megos. Stefan...

Mia Krampl figure-fours her way to 3rd place with an injured knee.  © Eddie Fowke/IFSC
Mia Krampl figure-fours her way to 3rd place with an injured knee.  © Eddie Fowke/IFSC

News IFSC Boulder World Cup 2019: Munich - Report

The fifth round of the IFSC Boulder World Cup 2019 took place in Munich's Olympiastadion, Germany last weekend. Typically the final round of the series, this year the event was brought forward from August to May due to the hectic schedule of an...

Jakob Schubert at Santa Linya  © Jakob Schubert
Jakob Schubert at Santa Linya  © Jakob Schubert

News Jakob Schubert climbs Neanderthal (9b)

Jakob Schubert has made the 2nd ascent of Chris Sharma's Neanderthal (9b) in Santa Linya, Catalunya. Sharma climbed the route in December 2009 and it has received attention from the likes of Adam Ondra and Magnus Midtbø.

Kai Harada in the Combined Lead final.  © Sytse van Slooten/IFSC
Kai Harada in the Combined Lead final.  © Sytse van Slooten/IFSC

News IFSC World Combined Championships Innsbruck: Report

The first senior 'Olympic' Combined event took place at the Innsbruck 2018 World Championships last weekend....

Jessica Pilz (AUT) climbing in front of a home crowd in Innsbruck.  © Sytse van Slooten/IFSC
Jessica Pilz (AUT) climbing in front of a home crowd in Innsbruck.  © Sytse van Slooten/IFSC

News IFSC Lead World Championships Innsbruck: Report

The 2018 IFSC World Championships in Lead kicked off the 10-day event in Innsbruck, Austria at the weekend.

Janja Garnbret on the tricky women\\\'s final route.  © Eddie Fowke/IFSC
Janja Garnbret on the tricky women\\\'s final route.  © Eddie Fowke/IFSC

News IFSC Lead World Cup Arco 2018: Report

The fourth IFSC Lead World Cup round of 2018 took place in Arco, Italy last weekend alongside the 6th Speed World Cup of...

USA climber Ashima Shiraishi competing in Villars.  © Eddie Fowke/IFSC
USA climber Ashima Shiraishi competing in Villars.  © Eddie Fowke/IFSC

News IFSC Lead World Cup Villars: Report

Jakob Schubert at the start of Catalan Witness the fitness  © Marco Jubes
Jakob Schubert at the start of Catalan Witness the fitness  © Marco Jubes

Newsflash Catalan Witness the fitness, ~8C, FLASH by Jakob Schubert


Latest Reviews for Jakob's Sponsors

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Masao Light montage  © Dan Bailey

Mammut Masao Light Jacket

If you're after a lighter shell for less-rigorous mountain use, but keen not to sacrifice too many useful features, then the Masao Light could be it, says Pegs Bailey.

LV shoes group test  © UKC Gear
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)...

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...


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Dani Arnold Nordwand Action  © Mammut

Mammut Nordwand Pro Hooded Jacket

The Eiger, Matterhorn and Grand Jorasses – names that have come to epitomize the supreme mountaineering discipline: the north face. We therefore felt that it was only fitting that our best hard shell should be named according to the purpose it was...

Crack climbing in Mongolia  © Alex Gorham
Crack climbing in Mongolia  © Alex Gorham

Maddy Cope: Climbing the unknown in Mongolia

Mammut UK athlete and climber, Madeleine Cope, has just returned from a three-week trip to Mongolia – not the first place you think of as a climbing location!

Ducan High GTX  © Mammut
Ducan High GTX  © Mammut

Mammut Ducan High GTX

A super-sporty and agile hiking shoe for multi-day outings, trekking excursions or fast-paced hikes in the mountains, incorporating the benefits of cutting-edge production techniques. The core of the Ducan High GTX® Men is the Mammut Flextron technology which...

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...

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...

Trea Spine Action  © Mammut
Trea Spine Action  © Mammut

Mammut Trion and Trea Spine 35 Packs

The Trion Spine 35 will take even difficult ascents in its stride. Thanks to a suspension system featuring the Active...

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...