9b's are coming thick and fast this spring, it would seem it's the new "black"...
Adam Ondra has now made the FA of La planta de Shiva at Villanueva del Rosario, the same crag near Malaga which is also home to Chilam Balam.
Not many details as of now, but apparently Adam has joined two pitches together, the first of which is an 8c and the 2nd a lot harder, to create this 45m route. Almost a boulder compared to its tall neighbour.
In late August, British alpinist Tom Ballard attempted the North East face of Link Sar (7041m) in the Pakistan Karakoram... Read more
We announced in August that the BMC had started a crowd-funding campaign to rebolt Horseshoe Quarry in the Peak District (UKC... Read more
Adam Ondra has announced today on Instagram that the name of his new 9c - given the very apt working title of 'Project Hard' (UKC... Read more
Czech climber Adam Ondra has completed his long-term 9c project at the Flatanger cave in Norway, which Adam gave the working... Read more
Our Friday Night Video this week is a short clip of Steve McClure working the route Batman (9a/+), which he eventually linked... Read more