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=42080 Gabriele Moroni climbs Underground 9a at Massone Italian climber Gabriele Moroni has repeated Underground 9a at Massone, Arco. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42080 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Tue, 02 Sep 2014 16:29:46 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42079 François D'Haene and Rory Bosio win the The North Face Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc 2014 On Saturday 30 August 2014 Frenchman François D'Haene and Rory Bosio from America won the The North Face Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc 2014. For both athletes this is the second victory of this long and difficult trail running competition around Mont Blanc. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42079 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Tue, 02 Sep 2014 11:11:10 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42077 Sir Chris Bonington climbs the Old Man of Hoy for 80th birthday On 20 August British mountaineer Sir Chris Bonington, together with Leo Houlding, climbed The Old Man of Hoy, Orkney Islands, UK. The ascent celebrates Bonington's 80th birthday and is aimed at raising awareness and funds for motor neurone disease (MND) charities. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42077 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Mon, 01 Sep 2014 16:00:49 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42076 Arco Rock Legends 2014, the Awards Ceremony videos The videos of the ninth edition of Arco Rock Legends that took place on Friday 29/08/2014. The climbers for the La Sportiva Competition Award Urko Carmona Barandiaran (winner), Sachi Amma and Dmitrii Sharafutdinov, while the climbers in the Salewa Rock Award are Muriel Sarkany (winner), Alexander Megos and Adam Ondra. The third clip is dedicated to Mauro Corona who received the Climbing Ambassador by Aquafil prize. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42076 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Mon, 01 Sep 2014 10:57:31 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42075 Alex Puccio and Jernej Kruder win the Rock Master KO Boulder Contest America's Alex Puccio, for the third year running, wins the Boulder Contest at the Arco Rock Master together with Slovenia's Jernej Kruder. Jeremy Bonder from France and Akiyo Noguchi from Japan place second, while Makoto Yamauchi from Japan and Julija Kruder from Slovenia place third. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42075 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Sun, 31 Aug 2014 20:15:44 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42074 Rock Master Festival: Dinara Fakhritdinova and Sean McColl win the Orbit Duel Dinara Fakhritdinova and Sean McColl have won the Rock Master Orbit Duel at the Arco Climbing Stadium today, beating Jakob Schubert and Evgeniya Malamid. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42074 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Sun, 31 Aug 2014 20:27:45 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42073 Anouck Jaubert and Libor Hroza win the Speed World Cup. Santoni is third while Hroza sets a new world record! The IFSC Speed World Cup was won by France’s Anouck Jaubert and Czech climber Libor Hroza who, in his race to win gold, set a new world record stopping the clock after 5.73 seconds. Alessandro Santoni from nearby Riva del Garda finishes third. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42073 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Sun, 31 Aug 2014 13:52:40 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42071 Sachi Amma and Magdalena Röck win the Rock Master Lead 2014. Francesco Vettorata a fantastic second Sachi Amma and Magdalena Röck win the Rock Master Lead 2014. Francesco Vettorata a fantastic second. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42071 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Sat, 30 Aug 2014 23:31:04 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42070 Rock Master Lead, Semifinal results Jakob Schubert and Hélène Janicot place first in the onsight round. Schubert is joined in the Final by McColl, Amma, Skofic, Chernikov, Vettorata, Kryukov, Primozic and Timmermans. In the women's Janicot is joined by Röck, Markovic, Durif, Lavarda, Malamid, Becerra, Fakhritdinova and Claudia Ghisolfi. The final begins this evening at 20.00. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42070 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Sun, 31 Aug 2014 12:40:32 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42069 Muriel Sarkany and Urko Carmona Barandiaran win the Arco Rock Legends 2014 On Friday 29/08/2014 during the 9th edition of Arco Rock Legends the Salewa Rock Award was won by Muriel Sarkany while Urko Carmona Barandiaran won the La Sportiva Competition Award. The Climbing Ambassador by Aquafil award was assigned to the Italian writer, sculptor, alpinist and rock climber Mauro Corona. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42069 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Sun, 31 Aug 2014 11:43:45 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42068 Paraclimbing Cup, a great competition for everyone! The Italian leg of the Paraclimbing World Cup has just come to an end on the enormous Climbing Stadium overhangs. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42068 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 29 Aug 2014 18:48:17 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42067 Rock Master Boulder: all the results from the Open The Men's Open Boulder finished this morning. Those who have qualified for the Final on Sunday 31 August are Kokoro Fuji (JPN), James Kassay (AUS), Gregor Vezonik (SLO), Makoto Yamauchi (JPN). The four women who qualify are Katja Kadic (SLO), Ekaterina Andreeva (RUS), Julija Kruder (SLO), Sol Sa (KOR). http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42067 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 29 Aug 2014 18:36:14 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42066 Domen Skofic repeats Underground at Arco Yesterday 20-year-old Domen Skofic repeated Underground 9a at Arco. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42066 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:35:02 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42064 Rock Master Lead: all the results from the Open Charlotte Durif, Mathilde Becerra, Claudia Ghisolfi, Christine Schranz, Maja Vidmar, Alina Ring all qualify for the Semifinal. The male qualifiers for Saturday’s onsight are Mikhail Chernikov, Valeriy Kryukov, Urban Primozic, Francesco Vettorata, Thomas Joannes and Loïc Timmermans. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42064 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Sat, 30 Aug 2014 10:53:34 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42061 Climbing at Malga Ciapela The crag Malga Ciapéla, sport climbing beneath the Marmolada in the Italian Dolomites by Mauro Dell'Antonia. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42061 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 28 Aug 2014 12:20:44 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42059 Rock Master Festival 2014: a great climbing show at Arco The Rock Master Festival 2014 kicks off on Thursday 28 August with an intense four day line-up: Lead, Boulder, Paraclimbing Cup, Speed World Cup and the Arco Rock Legends Award. The Festival then continues from 4 - 7 September with the Rock Junior competition and the IFSC European Youth Bouldering Championships. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42059 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Sat, 30 Aug 2014 10:55:39 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42058 Africa Fusion, Alex Honnold and Hazel Findlay in South Africa The video of Alex Honnold and Hazel Findlay and their climbing trip to South Africa. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42058 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Wed, 27 Aug 2014 16:42:56 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42054 Angela Eiter boulders 8B at Rocklands in South Africa Austrian climber Angela Eiter has repeated Fragile steps FB8B at Rocklands, South Africa http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42054 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Tue, 26 Aug 2014 12:02:42 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42053 Brenta Base Camp #2 - two new routes up Punta Jolanda The report by Alessandro Beber and Alessandro Baù about two new rock climbs on Punta Jolanda: Prua degli Onironauti (250m, VII) and Badanti al seguito (220m, VIII), established on 04/08/2014 together with Matteo Baù, Fabrizio Dellai, Matteo Faletti and Claudia Mario. The second report of the Brenta Base Camp, the small 'expedition' into the the heart of the Brenta Dolomites during the Discover Brenta Dolomites event to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the first traverse of this massif. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42053 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Mon, 25 Aug 2014 22:51:01 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42052 Gran Sasso Paretone. By Ivo Ferrari The journey with Ivo Ferrari up the route Diretta Alessandri on Terzo Pilastro, Paretone del Gran Sasso, first ascended by Domenico Alessandri, Roberto Furi and Carlo Leone on 21 July 1968. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42052 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Mon, 25 Aug 2014 15:35:19 +0200