January 2006 Search News

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31 Jan 2006

Le Monde newspaper in France is reporting that , "No chance remains of finding JCL alive, following his disappearance on Thursday... Read more

30 Jan 2006

thumb Mounteverest.net reports, "News broke Sunday morning in French media and Kairn.com that French Jean Christophe Lafaille ('JCL')... Read more

25 Jan 2006

thumb Last November, using Yosemite speed climbing techniques, Rolando Garibotti, Ermanno Salvaterra and Alessandro Beltrami climbed,... Read more

24 Jan 2006

thumb Ines Papert of Germany took first place at the Ouray Ice Festival (Colorado, USA) in both women's speed and difficulty. Will Gadd... Read more

24 Jan 2006

A climber has been killed and two others injured when their abseil collapsed while descending Tower Ridge on Ben Nevis. The... Read more

19 Jan 2006

thumb Fred Nicole has added yet another desperate problem to his long list of impressive first ascents. This latest problem, called ... Read more

17 Jan 2006

thumb In 2005 nearly 4 million people in the UK signed up with broadband internet service providers bringing the total speedy internet... Read more

9 Jan 2006

thumb On the 1 January Oliver Metherell and Ian Parnell made the first winter ascent of Sioux Wall on Ben Nevis. Parnell and Metherell... Read more

8 Jan 2006

thumb Austrian mountaineer Heinrich Harrer died on Saturday aged 93. Harrer was the first person to climb the north face of the Eiger... Read more

6 Jan 2006

thumb The access situation at Vixen Tor remains unresolved. Dartmoor National Park Authority is in discussion with the landowner but... Read more

3 Jan 2006

thumb In late December the Slovenian woman, 28 year old Martina Cufar climbed an 8c, Vizija at Misja pec, Osp, in Slovenia. This is... Read more

3 Jan 2006

thumb Alan Hinkes has been awarded the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (OBE) in the New Years Honour list for his services... Read more