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31 Aug 2017

thumb Last weekend, top sport climber and boulderer Mina Leslie-Wujastyk was involved in an accident at Malham Cove in the Yorkshire... Read more

30 Aug 2017

thumb The British Mountaineering Council have launched a crowdfunding campaign to rebolt the popular, BMC-owned Horseshoe Quarry in... Read more

30 Aug 2017

thumb Last weekend over a hundred climbers, predominantly women, some men, a few children and a dog or two gathered together in the... Read more

30 Aug 2017

thumb Back in June, Chris Sharma made the first ascent of the famous Pont d'Arc in the Ardèche. The route climbs through the... Read more

29 Aug 2017

thumb The fourth round of the IFSC Lead World Cup took place in the historic climbing village of Arco, Italy last weekend. 19 year old... Read more

29 Aug 2017

thumb Simon Richardson and German climber Micha Rinn have recently returned from a successful expedition to the Coast Mountains in... Read more

28 Aug 2017

thumb An agreement has been announced between the National Trust for Scotland and a small outdoor gear manufacturer, in a dispute over... Read more

28 Aug 2017

thumb Ben Lepesant has interviewed Janja Garnbret, the brightest shining star on the competition scene. Although she is still only 18,... Read more

25 Aug 2017

thumb In Spring 2011, long before the Dawn Wall, Tommy Caldwell, Hayden Kennedy and Corey Rich travelled to Alaska with the aim of... Read more

25 Aug 2017

thumb The shortlist for the 2017 Boardman Tasker Award for Mountain Literature has been announced. Amongst the six books shortlisted... Read more

23 Aug 2017

thumb Two huge new National Nature Reserves (NNRs) have been given the green light by Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) - Glen Coe and... Read more

22 Aug 2017

thumb Jimmy Webb has made the 3rd ascent of Daniel Woods' The Creature from the Black lagoon, ~8C+, at the Upper Chaos Canyon, Rocky... Read more

21 Aug 2017

thumb 20 years after establishing his classic Voie Petit 8b on the Grand Capucin in the Mont Blanc Massif, Arnaud Petit has returned... Read more

18 Aug 2017

thumb Our Friday Night Video is an account of Hayden Kennedy and Nik Berry climbing The Hallucinogen Wall (5.13R) in Black Canyon. The... Read more

18 Aug 2017

thumb Czech mountaineer Marek 'Mara' Holeček and his climbing partner Zdeněk Hàk have established a significant new... Read more

18 Aug 2017

thumb The Mayor of St Gervais and councillor for the Mont Blanc area, Jean-Marc Peillex has signed an arrêté municipale... Read more

16 Aug 2017

thumb Hello Nicolas. Can you briefly tell us who you are and what your role in the French team is? I used to be a good climber, not... Read more

15 Aug 2017

thumb On 2nd August, Polish climbers Łukasz Dudek and Jacek Matuszek made the third ascent of Project Fear 8c (550 m) on the north... Read more

15 Aug 2017

thumb James McHaffie and Ryan Pasquill have made quick ascents of The Big Issue (E9 6c) at Bosherston Head, Pembroke. They both had an... Read more

14 Aug 2017

thumb In a successful week for the British junior climbing teams, Emily Phillips (14) and Jim Pope (18) brought home Silver and Bronze... Read more

14 Aug 2017

thumb James Squire has climbed Never Ending Story (8B+), his first of the grade. The problem is perched on the edge of the river at... Read more

11 Aug 2017

thumb Our Friday Night Video this week, is a recreation of Alfred Mummery's classic climb of the Grépon in 1881. Chris Bonington... Read more

11 Aug 2017

thumb Shawn Raboutou and Nalle Hukkataival have both repeated Jimmy Webb's Khoikhoi at Weighbridge in Du Toit's kloof, South Africa,... Read more

10 Aug 2017

thumb Hazel Findlay has established an aesthetic new E8 6c/5.13d corner climb in Squamish, Canada, which she has named Tainted Love aka... Read more

10 Aug 2017

thumb 18 February this year, on his third trip to Bishop, and after specialized training, Toru Nakajima made the 4th ascent of Paul... Read more

10 Aug 2017

thumb Edu Marin and Sasha DiGiulian have repeated the 700m/12 pitch Mora Mora in the Tsaranoro valley, Madagascar. The crux of the very... Read more

9 Aug 2017

thumb Manchester-based, GB Junior coach Jack Palmieri has made the 3rd ascent of Silk Cut (8B+) in Parisella's Cave. The problem was... Read more

9 Aug 2017

thumb The publishers Greenshires Group have announced that the current printed version of Climb Magazine will cease production as of... Read more

8 Aug 2017

thumb A while back, we reported about Bernd Zangerl's Into the sun, 8c+ trad/highball boulder at Murg in Switzerland, which marked his... Read more

8 Aug 2017

thumb Our articles turn up in some unexpected places, but being cited by NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) is a new... Read more

7 Aug 2017

thumb Two members of British university teams came home with a haul of medals at the annual EUSA European Universities Sport Climbing... Read more

7 Aug 2017

thumb A bizarre row has been picked up in the press after it emerged that a tiny Scottish outdoor clothing firm has been threatened... Read more

4 Aug 2017

thumb Our Friday Night Video this week is a battle on one of El Capitan's most formidable free routes - Zodiac. Babsi Zangerl and... Read more

3 Aug 2017

thumb Edinburgh-based climber Robbie Phillips has climbed Thomas Huber's multipitch testpiece End of Silence 8b+ in Germany's... Read more

1 Aug 2017

thumb The third round of the IFSC Lead World Cup took place in Briançon, France last weekend. GB Team members Molly... Read more

1 Aug 2017

thumb Will Bosi has made the fourth ascent of The Prow at Kyloe-in-the-wood (Kyloe-In). The route was originally climbed by Andy Earl... Read more