July 2017 Search News

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27 Jul 2017

thumb Earlier this week we reported that Ned Feehally had become the fourth person to flash a Font 8B+ boulder problem, with his ascent... Read more

25 Jul 2017

thumb Dutch climber Jorg Verhoeven recently penned a short Facebook post on the issues surrounding the upcoming European Bouldering... Read more

24 Jul 2017

thumb Last week, Steve McClure set himself the goal of completing the Yorkshire 'Triple Crown' in a day: to climb the three classic... Read more

24 Jul 2017

thumb Ned Feehally has flashed Nalle Hukkataival's Trust Issues at the Realm area in Rocklands. This makes Ned the 4th person to have... Read more

22 Jul 2017

thumb Alex Megos has made the second ascent of Nalle Hukkataivals The Finnish line a the Coop in Rocklands, South Africa. As far as... Read more

21 Jul 2017

thumb This week's Friday Night Video is an excerpt from the classic film 'Onsight' from Al Lee at Posing Productions. In the clip, Pete... Read more

21 Jul 2017

thumb Alex Mason has added a high quality E7 6c to the popular and well-established crag Clogwyn Du'r Arddu (Cloggy), North Wales,... Read more

18 Jul 2017

thumb With climbing now being an Olympic sport, some things have changed from previous seasons. In Lead climbing a new time limit,... Read more

18 Jul 2017

thumb Last November, Jorg Verhoeven made the first repeat of Tommy Caldwell's Dihedral Wall on El Capitan, Yosemite. Caldwell first... Read more

18 Jul 2017

thumb An international team consisting of Ines Papert (GER), Joseph Pfnür (GER), Luka Lindič (SLO) and Paul McSorley (CAN)... Read more

17 Jul 2017

thumb The second IFSC Lead World Cup round of 2017 took place in Chamonix, France last week. An unusual competition which saw over 80... Read more

14 Jul 2017

thumb This week's Friday Night Video is an in depth look at Lena Herrmann's attempt to climb Battle Cat - a notorious 8c+ in the... Read more

13 Jul 2017

thumb Jordan Buys has made the second ascent of Steve McClure's Bat Shadow (8c+) at Malham. The route starts up Bat Route (8c), heads... Read more

13 Jul 2017

thumb French artist and climber Philippe Echaroux released his latest work this week, a project titled 'Ice Scream', which quite... Read more

11 Jul 2017

thumb The first IFSC Lead World Cup round of 2017 took place in Villars, Switzerland last weekend. Romain Desgranges of France... Read more

11 Jul 2017

thumb Gill Peet has ticked Dave Kenyon's classic The Traverse Of the Gods 8b+ at Craig y Longridge, Lancashire. The 300ft climb... Read more

10 Jul 2017

thumb The 2017 British Bouldering Championships took place at Devonshire Green, Sheffield last weekend. A huge crowd gathered to watch... Read more

10 Jul 2017

thumb A strong group of international climbers recently descended on Pembroke's sea cliffs, returning home with an impressive ticklist... Read more

10 Jul 2017

thumb The Lake District has become a UNESCO World Heritage Site, joining just over 1000 other locations worldwide, including Machu... Read more

7 Jul 2017

thumb This weekend (8th/9th July) the 2017 British Bouldering Championships take place at Devonshire Green, Sheffield. Qualifiers start... Read more

7 Jul 2017

thumb Fred Nicole first climbed Dreamtime at Cresciano in 2000 and it was the world's first 8C boulder problem. It became a symbol of... Read more

6 Jul 2017

thumb On 16th June 2017, the North York Moors saw the start of its first ever walking and climbing festival. As with all new things,... Read more

6 Jul 2017

thumb Jernej Kruder has made the first trad ascent of Umazana igra, an 8b+ sport route, at his local crag Kotecnik in Slovenia. He... Read more

6 Jul 2017

thumb Bernd Zangerl has made the first ascent of Into the sun, 8c+ trad, at Murg in Switzerland. It's perhaps not the most traditional... Read more

5 Jul 2017

thumb 18 year old Will Bosi has achieved an incredibly fast redpoint of Jerry Moffatt's rarely repeated Evolution 8c+ at Raven Tor... Read more

4 Jul 2017

thumb 19 year old Pete Dawson has made the third ascent of Brian 8c+ at Anstey's Cove, Devon on Ferocity wall. The line was first... Read more

4 Jul 2017

thumb The European Championship in Lead and Speed took place in Campitello di Fassa, Italy last weekend, kicking off the 2017 lead... Read more

3 Jul 2017

thumb The Met Office have announced some new features in their regional mountain weather forecasts - a service used widely by climbers... Read more