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15.10.2017 by Planetmountain in Competitions

Lead World Cup 2017 - Xiamen Live

Xiamen in China is currently hosting the penultimate stage of the Speed and Lead World Cup 2017. The finals take place at 12:50 and are transmitted in live streaming.

14.10.2017 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Come on John!

Backed up by his hilarious crew, John Thornton sends Caroline 7C+ at Rocklands, South Africa.

13.10.2017 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Adam Ondra vs Stefano Ghisolfi climbing challenge

The videos of Adam Ondra and Stefano Ghisolfi attempting to free a new sports climb at Massone, Arco, Italy.

11.10.2017 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Farewell Hayden Kennedy and Inge Perkins, an indescribable tragedy for alpinism

27-year-old Hayden Kennedy and his girlfriend Inge Perkins have lost their lives. Kennedy was considered one of the leading climbers of his generation.

10.10.2017 by Planetmountain in Competitions

Stefano Ghisolfi and Janja Garnbret win in China

Italy’s Stefano Ghisolfi and Slovenia’s Janja Garnbret won the sixth stage of the Lead World Cup 2017 that took place at Wujiang in China last weekend. The sixth stage of the Speed ​​World Cup was won by the Russians Aleksandr Shikov and Iuliia Kaplina.

09.10.2017 by Urban Golob in Alpinism

Goodbye to Franček Knez, Slovenia's silent climber

62-year-old Slovenian mountaineer Franček Knez died on 6 October 2017. Reserved and modest, Knez was considered by many as one of the strongest alpinists of his generation. Published below is a profile written by Slovenian journalist Urban Golob in 2010 when, together with Silvo Karo, Knez was conferred the Order of Merit for his contributions to mountaineering.

08.10.2017 by Planetmountain in Environment

Bird's-eye view of Vajont dam, 54 years after the disaster

The drone footage of Alessandro Menafra to remember the Vajont disaster that ocurred in Italy on 9 October, 1963.

07.10.2017 by Planetmountain in Climbing

In Chile Pirmin Bertle makes first ascent of South America's hardest sport climb

In August at the crag Socaire in Chile German climber Pirmin Bertle made the first ascent of 'Le vent nous portera'. Graded 9a+, this is the hardest sport climb in the country and South America.

04.10.2017 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Top female climbing: Ievgeniia Kazbekova sends 8c+, Muriel Sarkany redpoints 9a

While Belgium’s Muriel Sarkany has climbed Era Vella 9a at Margalef, Ukraine’s Jenya Kazbekova has redpointed her first 8c+, Güllich at the crag Red Stone in the Crimea.

04.10.2017 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

New King Line in Madagascar's Tsaranoro massif by Tobias Wolf and Chris-Jan Stiller

In September 2017 Tobias Wolf and Chris-Jan Stiller made the first ascent of Lalan’i Mpanjaka (8a+, 600m) up Tsaranoro Be, Tsaranoro massif, Madagascar.

04.10.2017 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Gabriele Moroni repeats Ziqqurat 8C at Gaby in Valle d'Aosta

The video di Gabriele Moroni making the first repeat of Ziqqurat, an 8C boulder problem located at Gaby in Valle d’Aosta and freed in 2015 by Niccolò Ceria.

03.10.2017 by Marco Marrosu in Climbing

Cut off my leg!

The must-read report about the first ascent of the South East Ridge of Monte Muru Mannu (Domusnovas) Sardinia, carried out last June by Marco Marrosu and Lino Cianciotto. By Marco Marrosu.

02.10.2017 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Slovaks climb new route up Pik Alexander Blok in Pamir Alay, Kyrgyzstan

Mountaineering in the Pamir Alay, Kyrgyzstan: in the Ak-Su region the Slovak mountaineers Martin Grajciar, Ondrej Huserka, Jozef Kristoffy and Vladimir Linek spent seven weeks from July 27th to September 10th 2017 making the first ascent of 'Summer Bouquet', a new climb up the West Face of Pik Aleksander Blok (5239 m).

02.10.2017 by Planetmountain in Environment

El Capitan, video footage of the enormous second rockfall in Yosemite

The video filmed by Peter Zabrok of the second rockfall that occurred on the SE Face of El Capitan in Yosemite on 28/09/2017.

01.10.2017 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Cobra Crack at Squamish climbed by Mason Earle

The video of America’s Mason Earle climbing Cobra Crack, one of the hardest crack climbs in the world located at Squamish, Canada, first ascended by Peter Croft in the ’80’s and freed by Sonnie Trotter in 2006.

30.09.2017 by Luca Zardini in Climbing

Bouldering at Cortina in the Dolomites

Cortina d’Ampezzo climber Luca Zardini introduces the bouldering in the Campo and Volpera forest above Cortina, Dolomites.

29.09.2017 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

El Capitan: second larger rockfall. The photos from Yosemite

After the first rockfall on on Wednesday 27/09/2017, yesterday Thursday 28 September a second, larger rockfall occurred on El Capitan in Yosemite Valley (USA).

28.09.2017 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Enormous El Capitan rockfall leaves one dead and one injured in Yosemite

Rockfall on El Capitan in Yosemite, USA, that took place shortly before 14:00 on 27/09/2017 has killed one person and injured another according to park officials.

28.09.2017 by Planetmountain in Interviews

Alexander Megos on belaying Margo Hayes up Biographie at Céüse

A semi-serious interview with Germany’s ace climber Alexander Megos who belayed Margo Hayes during her historic first female ascent of Biographie at Céüse in France.

27.09.2017 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Michael Kemeter completes his Tortour up Schartenspitze in Austria

On the SW Face of Schartenspitze in Austria Michael Kemeter has made the first free ascent of Tortour, the difficult multi-pitch alpine outing he established ground-up between 2011 and 2012.

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