Planetmountain.com - Latest news http://www.planetmountain.com/English/News/index.html PlanetMountain.com, Climbing, mountaineering, skiing, trekking, off-piste, bouldering in Italy, Alps, Himalaya, Dolomites. en-EN Copyright 1996-2012, PlanetMountain.com info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=43006 IFSC World Youth Championships, the male Boulder report The report of the second day of the World Youth Championships: the male boulder qualifications. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=43006 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Sat, 29 Aug 2015 19:23:33 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=43005 Angela Eiter waltzes an 8b/+ onsight in Lechtal, Austria Austrian climber Angela Eiter has made a remarkable onsight of the 8b/+ Tanz der Moleküle at Lechtal, Austria. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=43005 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Sat, 29 Aug 2015 12:26:21 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=43003 IFSC World Youth Championships, day one bouldering report The report of the first day of the World Youth Championships: female boulder qualifications. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=43003 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Sat, 29 Aug 2015 19:08:16 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=43001 Giorgio Bendazzoli climbs 8c+ at Covolo The climber from Italy Giorgio Bendazzoli has climbed his first o 8c+, Super Ale at Covolo. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=43001 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 28 Aug 2015 08:49:44 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=43000 Huge rockfall on Tour Ronde, Mont Blanc Today, Thursday 27/08/2015, rockfall activity took place on the SE Face of Tour Ronde, Mont Blanc. The video and photos taken by Mountain Guide Gianluca Marra. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=43000 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 28 Aug 2015 18:12:34 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42998 The program of the IFSC Climbing World Youth Championships at Arco The official program of the IFSC Climbing World Youth Championships that take place from 28 August to 6 September at Arco - Garda Trentino, Italy. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42998 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 27 Aug 2015 10:51:34 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42997 Ulamertorsuaq, Swiss attempt to free climb Piteraq in Greenland Over a ten-day period in July 2015 Silvan Schüpbach and Bernadette Zak attempted to make the first free ascent of the 1200m high Piteraq up Ulamertorsuaq in Greenland. Except for a 3m pendulum on pitch 22, the swiss alpinists climbed everything free with difficulties up 7c, R, X. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42997 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 27 Aug 2015 15:03:02 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42994 Mount Waddington SW Buttress first ascent by Papert, McSorley and Mayan Smith-Gobat On 18 and 19 August 2015 Paul McSorley, Mayan Smith-Gobat and Ines Papert made the first ascent of South West Buttress of Mt. Waddington's NW Summit. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42994 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Wed, 26 Aug 2015 11:59:27 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42993 Mount Malaspina in Canada first ascended by Natalia Martinez and Camilo Rada On 15 August 2015 Natalia Martinez from Argentina and Camilo Rada from Chile made the first ascent of Mount Malaspina (3,776 meters), Saint Elias Mountains, Yukon, Canada. The two climbed what was reputed to be the "highest named unclimbed mountain of North America" from the North via East col and East ridge (1900m, TD, AI2, 55-65°). The trip report by Camilo Rada. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42993 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Sat, 29 Aug 2015 10:36:55 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42991 Sachi Amma flirts with Jungle Boogie at Céüse The trailer by Luka Fonda and Nik Cebulec documenting Japanese climber Sachi Amma and his attempts to repeat Jungle Boogie (9a+) at Ceuse. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42991 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Tue, 25 Aug 2015 10:36:53 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42990 IFSC World Youth Climbing Championships begin in Arco The XXIII edition of the IFSC World Youth Championships begins this week. From 28 August to 6 September 6more than 1,000 young athletes from 51 nations are expected to compete at Arco - Garda Trentino. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42990 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 28 Aug 2015 18:13:09 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42989 Mina Markovic and Gautier Supper climb to victory in Norway The fourth stage of the Lead World Cup 2015 was won last weekend at Stavanger in Norway by Mina Markovic and Gautier Supper. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42989 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 28 Aug 2015 15:12:42 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42988 Aiguille d'Argentière, new Mont Blanc rock climb by Vincent Fournier and Jeff Mercier On 15/07/2015 Vincent Fournier and Jeff Mercier made the first ascent of "Efareb", 1200m / 6b+ max. up South Face of Aiguille d’Argentière (3901m), Mont Blanc massif. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42988 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Mon, 24 Aug 2015 17:19:17 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42987 Rock Master: the 2015 athletes The list of athletes that will take part in Rock Master 2015 on Saturday, 5 September. The men’s lineup: Stefano Ghisolfi, Sean McColl, Adam Ondra, Ramon Julien Puigblanque, Jakob Schubert, Domen Skofic, Gautier Supper, Francesco Vettorata. The women’s lineup: Mathilde Becerra, Dinara Fakhritdinova, Hélène Janicot, Jain Kim, Jenny Lavarda, Mina Markovic, Jessica Pilz, Anak Verhoeven. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42987 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Mon, 24 Aug 2015 10:05:42 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42986 Pablo Criado Toca climbs the Geants mountains On 18 August Spanish mountaineer and trail runner Pablo Criado Toca made his dream come true by climbing, with the support of the local Mountain Guides, the four highest peaks in Italy's Valle d'Aosta: the Matterhorn, Monte Rosa, Gran Paradiso and Mont Blanc. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42986 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Mon, 24 Aug 2015 18:15:49 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42985 Alps feels with Jorg Verhoeven and Jon Glassberg 20 days climbing in the Austrian, Swiss, Italian, and French Alps with Jorg Verhoeven and Jon Glassberg in search of adventure, choss, and mountain feels among some of the most famous and climbed mountains in the world. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42985 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 20 Aug 2015 18:04:54 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42983 Il bianco calimero, new rock climb in Brenta Dolomites On 6/08/2015 Andrea Galizzi, Francesco and Gabriele Carrara made the first ascent of Il bianco calimero (150m, max 6c, 6b obl.) a new rock climb up the East Face of Croz del rifugio, Brenta Dolomites, Rifugio Tosa Pedrotti. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42983 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 20 Aug 2015 13:12:08 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42980 Croux, rock climbing in Valgrisenche, Italy Luca Bastia introduces Croux, in Valgrisenche, the beautiful crag Valle d’Aosta, ideal for rock climbing on hot summer days. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42980 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Wed, 19 Aug 2015 17:06:14 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42979 Sasso di Fontana Mora: new multi-pitch rock climb in Val Seriana On Sasso Fontana Mora in Val Seriana (Bergamo Alps, Italy) Davide Rottigni and Dario Nani made the first ascent of Via 10 (7b+, 200m). A multi-pitch rock climb that joins their nearby Via 60 (7b, 200m). http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42979 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Wed, 19 Aug 2015 12:02:36 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42978 Akiyo Noguchi and Jongwon Chon win Bouldering World Cup 2015 The Bouldering World Cup 2015 was won in Munich last weekend by Japan’s Akiyo Noguchi and Korea’s Jongwon Chon. Jan Hojer and Shauna Coxsey secured silver, Adam Ondra and Miho Nonaka took bronze. The last stage was won by Shauna Coxsey (GBR) and Alexey Rubtsov (RUS). http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42978 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Tue, 18 Aug 2015 16:52:02 +0200