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  • 03.12.2016 Sébastien Berthe makes second free ascent of Heart Route on El Capitan, Yosemite

    Sébastien Berthe makes second free ascent of Heart Route on El Capitan, Yosemite

    Over a 6-day period in October 2016 23-year-old Belgian Sebastien Berthe, climbing together with Simon Castagne, made the second free ascent of Free Heart Route (5.13b V10) on El Capitan.

  • 02.12.2016 Mountaineering: new Austrian climbs in Kyrgyzstan

    Mountaineering: new Austrian climbs in Kyrgyzstan

    Last summer an Austrian expedition comprised of Alex Blümel, Max Reiss, Manuel Steiger, Lisi Steurer, Roman Weilguny and Michael Zwölfer made the first ascent of three new climbs in Kyrgyzstan.

  • 29.11.2016 Thomas Huber: a ground fall, Latok I and the gratitude for being alive

    Thomas Huber: a ground fall, Latok I and the gratitude for being alive

    German alpinist Thomas Huber recounts the last three months that, in his words, 'have left a profound mark on my life.' Starting with a 16m ground fall, followed by the dream of climbing Latok I in the Karakorum and the nightmare rescue operation for American mountaineers Scott Adamson and Kyle Dempster on nearby Ogre II.

  • 25.11.2016 Adam Ondra: the Dawn Wall El Capitan interview

    Adam Ondra: the Dawn Wall El Capitan interview

    Interview with Czech rock climber Adam Ondra who, leading all pitches from 14 to 21 November 2016, completed the second free ascent of Dawn Wall on El Capitan, Yosemite. Considered the hardest big wall in the world, this climb was freed by Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson between 2014 and 2015.

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