September 2017 Search News

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19 Sep 2017

thumb We announced in August that the BMC had started a crowd-funding campaign to rebolt Horseshoe Quarry in the Peak District (UKC... Read more

19 Sep 2017

thumb Nick Dixon has completed his project at Nesscliffe, Shropshire, which takes a direct line up the wall left of Une Jeune Fille... Read more

19 Sep 2017

thumb 13 years after belaying Didier Berthod on the first ascent, it was Fred Moix' turn to tie in on the sharp end and repeat... Read more

18 Sep 2017

thumb The annual adidas Rockstars competition at the Porsche Arena in Stuttgart, Germany is a great example of what you can do with a... Read more

18 Sep 2017

thumb On the weekend of 2nd and 3rd September, a team of volunteers, ably marshalled by Marti Hallett, made some great progress on the... Read more

17 Sep 2017

thumb Kilian Jornet has won the Salomon Glen Coe Skyline race, completing the 55km course in a time of 6hrs 25mins 39secs to beat the... Read more

15 Sep 2017

thumb Our Friday Night Video this week is a short film from Robbie Phillips, who has documented his ascent of Thomas Huber's 'End of... Read more

14 Sep 2017

thumb Chris Sharma has made the first ascent of Big Fish, a deep water solo/psicobloc which features a crux more than 20m above the... Read more

13 Sep 2017

thumb According to Patagonia Vertical, Austrian alpinist Markus Pucher has made the first winter solo ascent of Aguja Guillaumet... Read more

13 Sep 2017

thumb Jacob Cook moved to Canada last year and has been busy packing in as much climbing as possible ever since. He recently... Read more

12 Sep 2017

thumb 27 June 2017, Nalle Hukkataival made the first ascent of The Finnish Line in the Coop sector, Rocklands, South Africa, a stunning... Read more

12 Sep 2017

thumb Anak Verhoeven has made the first ascent of Sweet neuf, 9a+, at Pierrot Beach, France. This is the hardest single pitch first... Read more

12 Sep 2017

thumb The 2017 IFSC World Youth Championships took place in Innsbruck, Austria last weekend, where an unprecedented number of young... Read more

8 Sep 2017

thumb Niccolò Ceria and Norwegian strongman Martin Mobråten have both repeated Bernd Zangerl's Shantaram, ~8C near Osen,... Read more

8 Sep 2017

thumb 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

8 Sep 2017

thumb Our Friday Night Video this week documents Carlo Traversi attempting an extraordinarily hard challenge; to climb a V14, 5.14 and... Read more

8 Sep 2017

thumb A group of scientists are appealing to the public for assistance in rescuing an important set of weather data collected on the... Read more

7 Sep 2017

thumb Orrin Coley has had his 'best day ever' in Magic Wood, completing three 8A+ problems, before adding a direct and highball finish... Read more

6 Sep 2017

thumb Alex Puccio has repeated Bernd Zangerl's classic New Base Line, ~8B+, at Magic wood/Averstal, Switzerland. When the problem was... Read more

5 Sep 2017

thumb The 12th Arco Rock Legends awards were announced and presented during the Arco Rock Master Festival in Italy at the end of... Read more

4 Sep 2017

thumb Canadian ice and drytool climber Gordon McArthur has established the world's first D16 in a cave near his home in Cranbrook,... Read more

3 Sep 2017

thumb Czech climber Adam Ondra has completed his long-term 9c project at the Flatanger cave in Norway, which Adam gave the working... Read more

1 Sep 2017

thumb In October 2011, Conrad Anker, Jimmy Chin and Renan Ozturk became the first people to climb Mt Meru via the Shark's Fin. Anker... Read more