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    Lynn Hill and the video of The Nose, El Capitan, Yosemite
    21.11.2014 by Planetmountain in Climbing

    Lynn Hill and the video of The Nose, El Capitan, Yosemite

    The video of Lynn Hill climbing The Nose, El Capitan, Yosemite with footage of her historic one-day ascent in 1994.

    Gabriele Moroni: from competitions to Goldrake, sport climbing in his DNA
    20.11.2014 by Nicholas Hobley in Interviews

    Gabriele Moroni: from competitions to Goldrake, sport climbing in his DNA

    Interview with Italian climber Gabriele Moroni, from his first competitions to when he won bronze in the 2004 European Bouldering Championship in 2004, via his bouldering and sport climbing which recently netted him the redpoint of Goldrake 9a+ at Cornalba, Italy.

    Tommy Caldwell climbs crux pitch on Dawn Wall in Yosemite
    19.11.2014 by Planetmountain in Climbing

    Tommy Caldwell climbs crux pitch on Dawn Wall in Yosemite

    After 6 years of efforts and intense climbing yesterday Tommy Caldwell, together with Kevin Jorgeson, made an important breakthrough in their attempt to free Dawn Wall on El Capitan in Yosemite, freeing what it is considered to be the crux pitch of the route.

    Your Land by The North Face
    18.11.2014 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

    Your Land by The North Face

    The video Your Land by The North Face that celebrates the most isolated, and least isolated places on this planet.

    Aquasolo: Mauro Calibani deep water solo at Finale. By Andrea Gallo
    18.11.2014 by Andrea Gallo in Climbing

    Aquasolo: Mauro Calibani deep water solo at Finale. By Andrea Gallo

    Andrea Gallo recounts, with words, photos and a video, Mauro Calibani's deep water solo ascent at Dancing Dalle (Finale Ligure) of "Di buono c’è che con l’innalzamento...". This is the first episode of Aspettando il Sole The Movie, a project by Gallo about the climbing history of Finale, Italy.

    Adam Ondra and Mina Markovic win in Kranj
    18.11.2014 by Planetmountain in Competitions

    Adam Ondra and Mina Markovic win in Kranj

    The last stage of the Lead World Cup 2014, held on 16 November at Kranj in Slovenia, was won by Adam Ondra and Mina Markovic. Austria's Jakob Schubert and South Korea's Kim Jain had already won the Lead World Cup 2014, while Sean McColl and Markovic won silver and Ondra and Magdalena Röck won bronze.

    Jean-Pierre Ouellet: new rock climbs at Moab
    17.11.2014 by Planetmountain in Climbing

    Jean-Pierre Ouellet: new rock climbs at Moab

    At Moab (USA) Jean-Pierre Ouellet has made the first ascents of two difficult new climbs: Zebras and Moonbeam (5.13-) and Green Belly 5.13-

    Climbing at The Diamond, Wales
    17.11.2014 by Planetmountain in Climbing

    Climbing at The Diamond, Wales

    The video of Steve McClure and Leah Crane climbing at The Diamond, Wales.

    Lead World Cup 2014 Kranj - Live
    16.11.2014 by Planetmountain in Competitions

    Lead World Cup 2014 Kranj - Live

    On 16 November 2014 from 17.00 - 19.00 at Kranj in Slovenia the last stage of the Lead World Cup 2014.

    Petzl RocTrip 2014: climbing  at Meteora in Greece
    16.11.2014 by Planetmountain in Climbing

    Petzl RocTrip 2014: climbing at Meteora in Greece

    The fourth video of the Petzl RocTrip 2014 and the climbing stage at Meteora in Greece.

    Angela Eiter and the Zauberfee climb at Arco
    15.11.2014 by Planetmountain in Climbing

    Angela Eiter and the Zauberfee climb at Arco

    The video of Angela Eiter climbing the route Zauberfee 8c+ at Arco, Italy.

    Tarzan wall and Marco Savio's new vertical playgrounds
    14.11.2014 by Marco Savio in Climbing

    Tarzan wall and Marco Savio's new vertical playgrounds

    The indefatigable climber Marco Savio introduces Tarzan Wall close to Quero, province of Belluno, northern Italy.

    Via della Giraffa on Sass Ciampac in the Dolomites
    13.11.2014 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

    Via della Giraffa on Sass Ciampac in the Dolomites

    The video of Alex Walpoth and Titus Prinoth climbing Via della Giraffa, Sass Ciampac, Puez, Dolomites.

    Via del Trenino above Passo San Giovanni, Arco
    12.11.2014 by Paolo Calzà in Alpinism

    Via del Trenino above Passo San Giovanni, Arco

    Via del Trenino and the climbing above Passo San Giovanni (Arco), put up in 1986 by Giampaolo Calzà Trota, Rino Zanotti and Andrea Zucchelli and recently re-equipped by Calzà and Danny Zampiccoli.

    National Geographic People's Choice Adventurer of the Year
    12.11.2014 by Planetmountain in Books-press

    National Geographic People's Choice Adventurer of the Year

    From 07/11/2014 to 31/01/2015 you can cast your vote online for the National Geographic Adventurer of the Year 2014. Nominees include Tommy Caldwell, Kit DesLauriers, Will Gadd, Wasfia Nazreen and Ueli Steck.

    Rustam Gelmanov, rock climbing and rock music
    11.11.2014 by Planetmountain in Climbing

    Rustam Gelmanov, rock climbing and rock music

    The climbing of Rustam Gelmanov applied to the Indie rock of Georgiy Kotunov and Ruslan Gadzhimuradov.

    Dolomites Pale di San Martino at sunset
    10.11.2014 by Planetmountain in Environment

    Dolomites Pale di San Martino at sunset

    The timelapse of the Pale di San Martino in the Dolomites at sunset.

    Val Chiavenna: climbing at Mezzera, Scilano and Caprone
    10.11.2014 by Planetmountain in Climbing

    Val Chiavenna: climbing at Mezzera, Scilano and Caprone

    The crags Mezzera, Scilano and Caprone in Val Chiavenna, Italy, introduced by Enrico Baistrocchi and Matteo Deghi, with the photos by Massimo Malpezzi. In memory of Davide Grassi.

    Lofoten Storpillaren, new climb up Vagakallen by Adam Pustelnik and Andreas Klarström
    08.11.2014 by Planetmountain in Climbing

    Lofoten Storpillaren, new climb up Vagakallen by Adam Pustelnik and Andreas Klarström

    This summer Adam Pustelnik and Andreas Klarström made the first ascent of The Corner kick (8a, 900m), a difficult and dangerous new variation to the climb Freya up the Storpillaren pillar on the North Face of Vågakallen, Lofoten islands, Norway.

    First Speedfly descent of Canalone Neri, Brenta Dolomites
    07.11.2014 by Luca Tamburini in Alpinism

    First Speedfly descent of Canalone Neri, Brenta Dolomites

    The report by Luca Tamburini who, together with Jacopo Pellizzari, made the first speedflying descent of Canalone Neri, Brenta Dolomites.

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