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01.07.2017 by Planetmountain in Competitions

European Lead Championship, Bombardi and Rogora qualify for tonight's finals

In the Semifinals of the European Climbing Championships Lead at Campitello di Fassa Anak Verhoeven from Belgium produced to the top to lead the provisional ranking, along with France’s Romain Desgranges. Italian hopes are high for Marcello Bombardi and Laura Rogora who qualified for the finals that begin this evening at 21:00.

01.07.2017 by Planetmountain in Competitions

Marcin Dzienski, Iuliia Kaplina crowned European Speed Climbing Champions

Last night at Campitello di Fassa, Italy, Marcin Dzienski (POL) and Iuliia Kaplina (RUS) won the European Championship Speed. Italy’s Ludovico Fossali placed fourth.

30.06.2017 by Planetmountain in Competitions

European Climbing Championships, Stefano Ghisolfi provisional third after Lead qualifiers

This morning Italy’s Stefano Ghisolfi placed third in the qualifications of the European Climbing Championships Lead, behind Romain Desgranges (FRA) and Domen Skofic (SLO) but ahead of Adam Ondra (CZE) and Jakob Schubert (AUT). The other Italians to qualify for tomorrow’s Semifinal at Campitello di Fassa are Michael Piccolruaz, Marcello Bombardi, Filip Schenk and Francesco Vettorata. In the women’s event Janja Garnbret (SLO) placed provisional first with two tops. Italy’s Jenny Lavarda and Laura Rogora qualified, too.

30.06.2017 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Pirmin Bertle climbs Ruta de Cobre, new 9a in Chile

The video of German climber Pirmin Bertle who at Socaire in the Atacama desert in Chile made the first ascent of 'Ruta de Cobre', a sports climb he has graded 9a.

30.06.2017 by Planetmountain in Competitions

European Climbing Championships - live streaming from Campitello di Fassa

Day 1 of the European Climbing Championships at Campitello di Fassa 2017. From 9:15 live streaming of the Lead qualification mae and female. These will be followed be the Speed qualifiers and, in the evening, be the Speed finals.

29.06.2017 by Planetmountain in Competitions

IFSC European Climbing Championships, great climbing begins at Campitello di Fassa

The IFSC European Climbing Championship (Lead and Speed) takes place from today until Saturday, July 1 at the ADEL Climbing Wall in Campitello di Fassa (Italy). 226 athletes from 21 different nations will take part in the most important competition of the year.

29.06.2017 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Climbing video: who I am

The search for yourself and climbing: in this video Gabriele Moroni, Valdo Chilese, Francesco Spadea, Filippo Manca interpret the climbing's various facets and meanings. by E9

28.06.2017 by Silvestro Franchini in Climbing

King of the Bongo, Silvestro Franchini and Tomas Franchini make swift repeat in Val di Mello

On 22/05/2017 Silvestro Franchini and Tomas Franchini repeated King of the Bongo, the route first climbed in 2014 by the Ragni di Lecco climbers Paolo Marazzi, Matteo de Zaiacomo and Luca Schiera.

27.06.2017 by Vinicio Stefanello in Events

Mike Kosterlitz, Nobel Prize in Physics 2016, awarded Climbing Ambassador at the Arco climbing Oscars

On 25 August 2017 in Arco (Garda Trentino, Italy) the Climbing Ambassador by Dryarn® di Aquafil 2017 prize will be awarded to Mike Kosterlitz, Nobel Prize in Physics 2016 and legends name in the climbing world.

27.06.2017 by Planetmountain in Competitions

Europe's top climbers converge in Italy's Val di Fassa

The IFSC European Climbing Championship (Lead and Speed) wil take place from 29 June - 1 July 2017 at Campitello di Fassa in Italy's Val di Fassa. Over 150 athletes will compete, with favourites for the lead title including Romain Desgranges, Stefano Ghisolfi , Adam Ondra and Domen Škofic.

26.06.2017 by Nicholas Hobley in Climbing

Adam Ondra climbing towards the world’s first 9c

Interview with Czech climber Adam Ondra who at Flatanger in Norway is currently attempting a route he believes might merit a 9c grade, meaning it would be the hardest sport climb in the world.

25.06.2017 by Planetmountain in Competitions

Bouldering World Cup 2017: India live

Live streaming of the finals of the sixth stage of the Bouldering World Cup 2017, currently taking place in Navi Mumbai, India

24.06.2017 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Alexander Megos 9a+ sends from Austria to Ceüse

German climber Alexander Megos has made fast ascents of three 9a+ sports climbs: Jungle Boogie at Ceuse in France, Companion of Change in Austria’s Zillertal and Clash of the Titans at Götterwandl.

23.06.2017 by Maurizio Oviglia in Climbing

Monte Limbara and the new trad climbing in Sardinia

The latest trad climbs at Monte Limbara on the North of Sardinia, first ascended by Maurizio Oviglia and Filippo Manca. Oviglia provides the report.

22.06.2017 by Planetmountain in Climbing

C'était demain, the first 8A boulder problem in Fontainebleau

The series The Classics | Boulder introduces C'était demain, the famous first 8A boulder problem at Fontainebleau in France. Jakob Schubert and Anna Stöhr attempt to repeat the bloc first climbed in the cradle of bouldering by French climbing champion Jacky Godoffe back in 1984.

21.06.2017 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Around 9a, Stefano Carnati

With Action Directe, Goldrake, Underground to name just three, the Italian climber Stefano Carnati has proven he can climb 9a. This video is dedicated not to these climbs, but to this mythical grade in sport climbing.

20.06.2017 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Chris Sharma climbs huge Pont d’Arc Deep Water Solo

American rock climber Chris Sharma has made the first ascent of a circa 30m high deep water solo climb on Pont d’Arc, Ardèche, France.

19.06.2017 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Ghisolfi, Puccio, Leslie-Wujastyk and Chanourdie: women’s climbing galore

A brief roundup of the latest sport climbing and bouldering sends carried out by Claudia Ghisolfi, Alex Puccio, Mina Leslie-Wujastyk, Katrin Gründler and Julia Chanourdie.

17.06.2017 by Planetmountain in Climbing

A Bird's Eye View of Yosemite Valley

The video clip filmed by Luis Manzaneda with his drone of El Capitan, Half Dome and the Yosemite Valley, USA.

16.06.2017 by Tommy Caldwell in Climbing

Why Alex Honnold's Free Solo of El Cap Scared Me. By Tommy Caldwell

We have kindly received permission by both Outside Magazine and Tommy Caldwell to republish Caldwell's article about Alex Honnold and his incredible first free solo of El Capitan (Yosemite Valley, USA) via the climb Freerider.

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