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First ascents in the Antarctica Queen Maud Land

A three man Austrian expedition to Queen Maud Land in the Antarctica at the end of 2009 resulted in eleven first ascents.

30.10.2009 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Wenden: Andreas and Neumärker climb Zahir+ 8c

Jörg Andreas and Felix Neumärker from Germany carried out the first repeat of Zahir on the Wendenstöcke in the Bernese Oberland, Switzerland, extending a pitch and upgrading it to 8c.

13.10.2009 by Nicholas Hobley in Alpinism

Eternal Flame, Nameless Tower - climbing history and Alexander Huber interview

The history of Eternal Flame and an interview with Alexander Huber after the first free ascent of the route which climbs the Nameless Tower, Trango, Karakorum.

01.10.2009 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Eternal Flame, Nameless Tower, first free ascent by Huber brothers

Between 11 and 14 August 2009 the German brothers Thomas and Alexander Huber carried out the first redpoint ascent of Eternal Flame, the legendary route up the S Buttress of Nameless Tower, Trango, Karakorum, Pakistan. The route had been established in 1989 by the Germans Kurt Albert, Wolfgang Güllich, Christof Stiegler, Milan Sykora and originally graded VI, 7b+, A2.

24.09.2009 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Adam Ondra nets Fugu 9a at the Schleierwasserfall, Austria

Interview with Adam Ondra from the Czech Republic who on 20/09/2009 made the first ascent of an old Alexander Huber project, Fugu 9a at the Schleierwasserfall in Tyrol, Austria.

09.09.2009 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Orbayu 8c+/9a on Naranjo de Bulnes for Iker and Eneko Pou

In August 2009 the Spanish brothers Eneko and Iker Pou carried out the first ascent of Orbayu 8c+/9a, 510m Naranjo de Bulnes, Picos de Europa, Spain which they describe as their most important route ever.

19.06.2009 by Nicholas Hobley in Climbing

Alexander Huber, Om and Adam Ondra

On 14/06/2009 Adam Ondra carried out the first repeat of Om 9a, the route first ascended in 1992 by Alexander Huber at Endstal in Germany.

12.06.2009 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Adam Ondra climbs Corona 9a+ in the Frankenjura

On 06/06/2009 Adam Ondra carried out the first repeat of Corona 9a+ in Germany's Frankenjura. The point of view of his photographer Vojtech Vrzba.

04.02.2009 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Antarctic, new routes for Huber, Siegrist and Richl

Interview with Alexander Huber who together with his brother Thomas, Stephan Siegrist and Max Riechl carried out three first ascents on Holtanna and Ulvetanna, two relatively unknown, remote and beautiful mountains in the Antarctic.

20.11.2008 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Adam Ondra, Open Air and Hotel Supramonte

Adam Ondra has made the long-awaited second ascent of Open Air at the Schleierwasserfall and the first onsight of Hotel Supramonte in Sardinia.

04.11.2008 by Nicholas Hobley in Alpinism

Alexander Huber interview

Interview with German climber Alexander Huber, one of the world's most important sport climbers and mountaineers.

17.04.2008 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Adam Ondra interview

An in-depth interview with Adam Ondra, a mere 15 years old and already one of the most accomplished and talented sports climbers in the world.

16.04.2008 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Schleierwasserfall Austria sports climbing ascents

Johanna Ernst (15) has on-sighted White Winds 8a+ at the Schleierwasserfall, Austria, while Helmut Kotter from Germany carried out the first repeat of Mongo 9a.

18.10.2007 by Planetmountain in Climbing

The Nose speed record by Alexander and Thomas Huber

On Monday 9 October Thomas and Alexander Huber set a new speed record on The Nose, El Capitan, Yosemite, climbing the route in 2:45:45 and beating the old record by over 3 minutes.

08.08.2007 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Alexander Huber frees Pan Aroma 8c on Cima Ovest di Lavaredo, Dolomites

On 26/07/2007 Alexander Huber made the first ascent of "Pan Aroma" 8c through the great roof up the North Face of Cima Ovest di Lavaredo, Dolomites.

20.06.2007 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Arwa Tower NE Face first ascent by Siegrist, Senf and Burdet

On 07/06/2007 Stephan Siegrist, Thomas Senf and Denis Burdet carried out first ascent of Lightning Strike (VI M5 5.9 A3 1000m) up the NE Face of Arwa Tower (6352m), Garhwal Himalaya, India.

11.05.2007 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Andreas Bindhammer repeats La Rambla 9a+ and Broadway 8c+/9a at Siurana

On 02/05/07 Andreas Bindhammer from Germany made the fourth ascent La Rambla 9a+, Siurana, Spain

04.12.2006 by PlanetMountain in Climbing

Usobiaga repeats Begi puntuan, Marin Garcia and Sharma repeat La Rambla 9a+

Patxi Usobiaga on-sights "Andujar power" at Fataga, Canaries, "Proyect de ricar" at El Rio, Tenerife and "Teken" at Etxauri, Navarra all 8b+ and repeats "Begi puntuan" 9a at Etxauri. Edu Marín Garcia and Chris Sharma make the 2nd and 3rd ascent of La Rambla original 9a+

05.08.2005 by PlanetMountain.com in Climbing

Alexander Huber frees Voie Petit on Grand Capucin

On the 17th of July Alexander Huber from Germany successfully made the first free ascent of 'Voie Petit' on Grand Capucin, Mont Blanc, grading the 300m line F8b.

06.07.2004 by PlanetMountain.com in Climbing

Alexander and Thomas Huber Zodiac speed ascent

On 17 June Thomas and Alexander Huber climbed the Zodiac, Yosemite, in 1 hour 51 minutes and 34 seconds

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