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    Nacho Sanchez climbs Cthulhu 8C at Arnao
    28.05.2015 by Planetmountain in Climbing

    Nacho Sanchez climbs Cthulhu 8C at Arnao

    Spanish boulderer Ignacio Sánchez González has made the first ascent of the boulder problem Cthulhu 8C at Arnao in Spain.

    Sébastian Bouin climbs Chilam Balam 9b at Villanueva del Rosario
    28.05.2015 by Planetmountain in Climbing

    Sébastian Bouin climbs Chilam Balam 9b at Villanueva del Rosario

    French sports climber Sébastian Bouin has repeated Chilam Balam, the famous 9b at Villanueva del Rosario in Spain.

    Frosolone and the great beauty of climbing in Molise
    28.05.2015 by Planetmountain in Climbing

    Frosolone and the great beauty of climbing in Molise

    The trailer of climbing at Frosolone in Molise, Central Italy, filmed by Michele Caminati for the Ragni di Lecco project 'La Pietra del Sud'.

    Palermo and the miraculous climbing on Monte Gallo. By Eugenio Pinotti
    27.05.2015 by Eugenio Pinotti in Climbing

    Palermo and the miraculous climbing on Monte Gallo. By Eugenio Pinotti

    Eugenio Pinotti tells the intriguing story of a new route, or rather a route that could have already existed, on the north face of Mount Gallo: Nato due volte, climbed with Fabrice Calabrese and Mauro Florit in March 2015.

    Find your way 2014, Silvio Reffo and Adam Ondra climbing in the Friuli
    27.05.2015 by Planetmountain in Climbing

    Find your way 2014, Silvio Reffo and Adam Ondra climbing in the Friuli

    The video of the third edition of the Find Your Way meeting staring Adam Ondra and Silvio Reffo climbing at the crags Pal Piccolo and Somplago.

    Adventure Awards Days 2015 at Livigno
    27.05.2015 by Planetmountain in Events

    Adventure Awards Days 2015 at Livigno

    From the 27th of July to the 2nd of August 2015 Livigno will host the Adventure Awards Days, the international festival dedicated to adventure and exploration. Events are dedicated to running, trekking, yoga, mtb, photo and storytelling workshops and the first edition of BAM!, the European meeting of bicycle travelers and adventurers. Furthermore: meetings, shows, concerts at dawn, films and parties. Special guests include Paolo Rumiz, Cristiano Godano (voice of Marlene Kunz) and Willy Mulonia.

    Langkofel Esposito - Butta, first winter ascent in the Dolomites by Giorgio Travaglia and Alex Walpoth
    26.05.2015 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

    Langkofel Esposito - Butta, first winter ascent in the Dolomites by Giorgio Travaglia and Alex Walpoth

    From 18 to 20 February 2015 Giorgio Travaglia and Alex Walpoth made the first winter ascent of Via Esposito - Butta up the North Face of Langkofel, Dolomites.

    Hard Gritstone Bouldering with Benjamin Linné Ryn
    26.05.2015 by Planetmountain in Climbing

    Hard Gritstone Bouldering with Benjamin Linné Ryn

    Thirteen classic gritstone boulder problems and trad climbs in the Peak District National Park climbed by Benjamin Linné Ryn at Stanage Edge, Millstone Edge, Froggatt Edge, Burbage and Black Rocks.

    2nd Memorial Tito Traversa at Ivrea
    26.05.2015 by Planetmountain in Competitions

    2nd Memorial Tito Traversa at Ivrea

    The 2nd Memorial Tito Traversa will take place at Ivrea from 13 – 14 June 2015 in remembrance of the young Italian climber Tito Traversa.

    Neolit and Spaßbremse, two new rock climbs in the  Dolomites by  Simon Gietl
    26.05.2015 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

    Neolit and Spaßbremse, two new rock climbs in the Dolomites by Simon Gietl

    On Piz dla Dorada, above Colfosco in Alta Badia, Dolomites, Simon Gietl has established two new multi-pitch rock climbs: Neolit together with Vittorio Messini and Spaßbremse together with Andrea Oberbacher.

    Stefan Scarperi and his European Bouldering bronze in Innsbruck
    25.05.2015 by Planetmountain in Interviews

    Stefan Scarperi and his European Bouldering bronze in Innsbruck

    Interview with Italian climber Stefan Scarperi who on 16 May 2015 in Innsbruck, Austria won the bronze medal in the European Bouldering Championships.

    Matteo Della Bordella wins Grignetta d'Oro 2015
    25.05.2015 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

    Matteo Della Bordella wins Grignetta d'Oro 2015

    On Friday, May 22 at Lecco the Grignetta d'Oro 2015 was awarded to Matteo Della Bordella while Ivo Ferrari and Romano Benet received special mentions. The other alpinists in the running for the Italian mountaineering award were Hervé Barmasse, Simon Gietl, Tamara Lunger, Corrado Pesce, Francesco Salvaterra and Luca Schiera.

    Spirito Baldense, new multi-pitch rock climb Val d'Adige, Italy
    23.05.2015 by Planetmountain in Climbing

    Spirito Baldense, new multi-pitch rock climb Val d'Adige, Italy

    Beppe Vidali, Sergio Coltri, Diego Perotti, Sebastiano Munari and Giuliana Steccanella have made the first ascent of Spirito Baldense (6b, 150m) on Spalti di Pratovecchio in Val d'Adige, Italy.

    Speed Climbing World Cup, Qixin Zhong and Iuliia Kaplina win in Saanich
    22.05.2015 by Planetmountain in Competitions

    Speed Climbing World Cup, Qixin Zhong and Iuliia Kaplina win in Saanich

    The first stage of the Speed Climbing World Cup was held in Central Saanich, Canada, on 17 May 2015 and was won by Qixin Zhong and Iuliia Kaplina who stopped the clock after 7.74 seconds to set a new world record.

    Logan Barber breaches The Firewall at Liming, the hardest trad route in China
    22.05.2015 by Planetmountain in Climbing

    Logan Barber breaches The Firewall at Liming, the hardest trad route in China

    At Liming in China Logan Barber has made the first ascent of The Firewall, a strong contender for the hardest trad climb in the country.

    Felix Neumärker repeats Action Direct in Frankenjura and To tu jeste nebylo at Labak
    21.05.2015 by Planetmountain in Climbing

    Felix Neumärker repeats Action Direct in Frankenjura and To tu jeste nebylo at Labak

    On 14/05/2015 Felix Neumärker repeated To tu jeste nebydlo 9a at Labak in the Czech Republic. Two days later he repeated Action Direct, the 9a first climbed by Wolfgang Güllich in Germany’s Frankenjura.

    IFSC World Youth Climbing Championships: official presentation in Rome
    21.05.2015 by Planetmountain in Competitions

    IFSC World Youth Climbing Championships: official presentation in Rome

    The World Youth Climbing Championships, scheduled to take place from 28 August to 6 September 2015 at Arco during the annual Rock Master Festival, will be officially presented to the Italian Olympic Committee on 5 June 2015 in Rome

    L'Ora del Garda, Larcher and Giupponi climb new route at Mandrea (Arco)
    20.05.2015 by Planetmountain in Climbing

    L'Ora del Garda, Larcher and Giupponi climb new route at Mandrea (Arco)

    Rolando Larcher and Luca Giupponi, during five days from November 2013 to March 2015, made the first ascent of L'Ora del Garda (355m, 8a max, 7b+ obligatory), a challenging and beautiful new route up Mandrea Laghel (Arco, Sarca Valley, Italy). On 24/03/2015 the two made the route's first free ascent. The report by the first ascentionists.

    Ethan Pringle repeats Jumbo Love 9b at Clark Mountain
    20.05.2015 by Planetmountain in Climbing

    Ethan Pringle repeats Jumbo Love 9b at Clark Mountain

    On Sunday 17 May Ethan Pringle made the first repeat of Jumbo Love, the 9b sports climb freed by Chris Sharma at Clark Mountain, USA.

    European Boulder Championships: complete report
    19.05.2015 by Franz Schiassi in Competitions

    European Boulder Championships: complete report

    The full report of the European Boulder Championships that took place in Innsbruck, Austria on 14 - 16 May and was won by the Germans Jan Hojer and Juliane Wurm. While Adam Ondra and Anna Stöhr won silver, Stefan Scarperi and Katharina Saurwein won a splendid bronze medal. By Franz Schiassi.

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