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    Stefano Ghisolfi climbs One Slap, his third 9b
    22.11.2017 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Stefano Ghisolfi climbs One Slap, his third 9b

    At the crag Laghel close to Arco, Italy, Stefano Ghisolfi has repeated One Slap, the 9b freed by Adam Ondra a week ago. This is Ghisolfi’s third 9b sports climb.

    Piazza Pulita in Sardinia, a new crag dedicated to Oskar Piazza
    20.11.2017 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Piazza Pulita in Sardinia, a new crag dedicated to Oskar Piazza

    In the beautiful canyon of Gutturu Cardaxius on the south west coast of Sardinia, Piazza Pulita is a new crag dedicated to Oskar Piazza. It currently hosts 26 climbs from 5a to 7b.

    Peter Moser frees old Roberto Bassi project at Celva
    20.11.2017 di Peter Moser in Climbing

    Peter Moser frees old Roberto Bassi project at Celva

    Sport climbing past and present: Peter Moser talks about his February 2017 first ascent of 'Progetto Bassi', an old project bolted by Roberto Bassi years ago at the historic Italian crag Celva.

    The tallest Campus Board in the world
    19.11.2017 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    The tallest Campus Board in the world

    The video of Jeremy Bonder training on the extremely high Campus Board located in the Karma climbing wall at Fontainebleau in France.

    Gabriele Moroni repeats perfect Valle Bavona highball
    18.11.2017 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Gabriele Moroni repeats perfect Valle Bavona highball

    The video of Italian climber Gabriele Moroni repeating the 8A highball boulder problem ‘Grande gigante gentile’ at Sonlerto in Valle Bavona, Switzerland.

    Climbing video: Sardinia's spectacular Aguglia di Goloritzé
    17.11.2017 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Climbing video: Sardinia's spectacular Aguglia di Goloritzé

    Two climbers, unknown and beautiful, reach the top of Aguglia di Goloritzè, the splendid limestone needle in Sardinia. A moment of pure joy high above the turquoise sea of the Gulf of Orosei.

    Keita Kurakami free climbs The Nose on El Capitan
    16.11.2017 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Keita Kurakami free climbs The Nose on El Capitan

    Japanese rock climber Keita Kurakami has made a free ascent of The Nose on El Capitan (Yosemite, USA). This is only the 5th free ascent of the monumental big wall.

    Patrick Edlinger and what remains of climbing
    16.11.2017 di Vinicio Stefanello in Climbing

    Patrick Edlinger and what remains of climbing

    Precisely five years after the death of French climber Patrick Edlinger, some thoughts and a video of one of the absolute climbing legends.

    Marcel Remy climbing strong aged 94
    15.11.2017 di Planetmountain in Alpinism

    Marcel Remy climbing strong aged 94

    The video of Marcel Remy who, aged 94, climbs Miroir de l'Argentine in Switzerland.

    Unstoppable Adam Ondra adds new 9b to Arco, Italy
    14.11.2017 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Unstoppable Adam Ondra adds new 9b to Arco, Italy

    Adam Ondra has made the first ascent of One Slap, a new 9b sports climb at the crag Laghel close to Arco. This is the second 9b in Arco and the third in Italy.

    Patxi Usobiaga surpasses himself on Pachamama at Oliana
    14.11.2017 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Patxi Usobiaga surpasses himself on Pachamama at Oliana

    Basque climber Patxi Usobiaga has climbed his hardest route to date, Pachamama 9a+/b at Oliana in Spain.

    Romain Desgranges and Janja Garnbret win Climbing World Cup 2017
    13.11.2017 di Planetmountain in Competitions

    Romain Desgranges and Janja Garnbret win Climbing World Cup 2017

    The last leg of the Climbing Lead World Cup 2017, held on 11 and 12 November in Kranj, Slovenia, was won by Austria’s Jakob Schubert and Slovenia’s Janja Garnbret. France’s Romain Desgranges and Garnbret won the overall ranking, ahead of Stefano Ghisolfi and Jain Kim.

    Match point at Kranj: in Slovenia decisive round of Lead World Cup 2017
    11.11.2017 di Planetmountain in Competitions

    Match point at Kranj: in Slovenia decisive round of Lead World Cup 2017

    The final, decisive round of the Lead World Cup 2017 is currently taking place at Kranj in Slovenia. France’s Romain Desgranges is close to victory, but Italy’s Stefano Ghisolfi could still cause an upset.

    Cerro Kishtwar, new route in Himalaya climbed by Thomas Huber, Stephan Siegrist, Julian Zanker
    11.11.2017 di Planetmountain in Alpinism

    Cerro Kishtwar, new route in Himalaya climbed by Thomas Huber, Stephan Siegrist, Julian Zanker

    On 14 October 2017 German alpinist Thomas Huber and the Swissmen Stephan Siegrist and Julian Zanker made the first ascent of ‘Har Har Mahadev’, a new climb up the NW Face of Cerro Kishtwar. This is only the 4th ascent of the 6155 m peak located in the Indian Himalaya.

    Charles Albert frees Fontainebleau's first 8C+
    10.11.2017 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Charles Albert frees Fontainebleau's first 8C+

    French climber Charles Albert has freed the extension to La Révolutionnaire, suggesting 8C+. If confirmed, this becomes the first problem in Fontainebleau (France) to be graded 8C+ and also one of the hardest boulder problems in the world.

    Cuba, the new sports crag in Sardinia
    09.11.2017 di Maurizio Oviglia in Climbing

    Cuba, the new sports crag in Sardinia

    Maurizio Oviglia introduces Cuba, a new sports climbing crag in SE Sardinia.

    Nalle Hukkataival Burden of Dreams, backstage video of world's first 9A boulder
    08.11.2017 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Nalle Hukkataival Burden of Dreams, backstage video of world's first 9A boulder

    The backstage video di Burden of Dreams, the first boulder problem in the world graded 9A and freed by Nalle Hukkataival at Lappnor in Finland in October 2016.

    Luca Rinaldi 8B boulder flash at Brione in Switzerland
    08.11.2017 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Luca Rinaldi 8B boulder flash at Brione in Switzerland

    At Brione (Canton Ticino, Switzerland) Luca Rinaldi has flashed the 8B boulder problem Blinded by the light.

    For Hayden Kennedy & Inge Perkins
    07.11.2017 di Planetmountain in Alpinism

    For Hayden Kennedy & Inge Perkins

    The video tribute to American alpinists Hayden Kennedy and Inge Perkins.

    Midnight Lightning: Filippo Manca explores the legendary Ron Kauk boulder problem in Yosemite
    06.11.2017 di Filippo Manca in Climbing

    Midnight Lightning: Filippo Manca explores the legendary Ron Kauk boulder problem in Yosemite

    Filippo Manca talks about his bouldering trip to America where, in Yosemite, he managed to repeat the legendary Midnight Lightning boulder problem. Moments later he encountered American climbing legend Ron Kauk who, in 1978, made the first ascent of what has transformed into one of the most famous boulder problems in the world.

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