Elsewhere on the main face, Ben Heason and Simon Moore climbed the 23 pitch 2001 route, A Wonderful Life over 2 days, all on-sight, dispensing with previous aid and adding four independent pitches. Their variation, The Turning Point included 3 E6 pitches, the last two climbed in the dark after 15 hours on the go on their second day.
Numerous high quality boulder problems and short routes were also climbed around base camp up to V8 and E7.
Margo Hayes has repeated Chris Sharma's iconic Biographie, 9a+, at Céüse, France. This was the first female ascent... Read more
This week's Friday Night Video takes us to the Arctic archipelago of the Lofoten Islands in Norway, where granite towers pierce... Read more
A handful of books by British authors and publishers have made the longlist in the prestigious Banff Mountain Book Competition,... Read more