Planetmountain.com - Latest news http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/ PlanetMountain.com, Climbing, mountaineering, skiing, trekking, off-piste, bouldering in Italy, Alps, Himalaya, Dolomites. en-EN Copyright, PlanetMountain.com info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/snow-ski-skimountaineering/four-girls-and-a-matterhorn.html Four Girls and a Matterhorn The video of the Matterhorn East Face ski descent by Giulia Monego, Liv Sansoz, Lorraine Huber and Melissa Presslaber. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/snow-ski-skimountaineering/four-girls-and-a-matterhorn.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Wed, 25 May 2016 09:01:10 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/snow-ski-skimountaineering/mont-blanc-major-route-ski-descent-by-luca-rolli-and-francesco-civra-dano.html Mont Blanc Major Route: ski descent by Luca Rolli and Francesco Civra Dano On 6 May 2016 the mountain guides from Courmayeur Luca Rolli and Francesco Civra Dano skied the Major Route down the East Face of Mont Blanc. Theirs is only the second descent of this line in 37 years, after the first descent carried out by Stefano de Benedetti on 7 September 1979. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/snow-ski-skimountaineering/mont-blanc-major-route-ski-descent-by-luca-rolli-and-francesco-civra-dano.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Tue, 24 May 2016 18:04:14 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/silvretta-bouldering-in-tirol-austria.html Silvretta bouldering in Tyrol, Austria Claudia Colonia and Alessandro Penna introduce the bouldering area Silvretta in Austria. Located at Galtür at circa 2000m, with its 160 boulders it is considered one of the best summer bouldering areas in the Alps. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/silvretta-bouldering-in-tirol-austria.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Mon, 23 May 2016 12:07:04 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/competitions/shauna-coxsey-and-jongwon-chon-win-innsbruck-stage-of-bouldering-world-cup-2016.html Shauna Coxsey and Jongwon Chon win Innsbruck stage of Bouldering World Cup 2016 The fifth stage of the Bouldering World Cup 2016 was won last night in Innsbruck, Austria, by Shauna Coxsey and Jongwon Chon. Janja Garnbret and Tomoa Narasaki won silver, Miho Nonaka and Sean McColl bronze. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/competitions/shauna-coxsey-and-jongwon-chon-win-innsbruck-stage-of-bouldering-world-cup-2016.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Tue, 24 May 2016 10:23:12 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/competitions/bouldering-world-cup-2016-innsbruck-live.html Bouldering World Cup 2016 - Innsbruck live The fifth stage of the Bouldering World Cup 2016 takes place at Innsbruck in Austria today. The Semifinals start at 13:00 while the finals take place at 20:00. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/competitions/bouldering-world-cup-2016-innsbruck-live.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 20 May 2016 23:51:21 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/malaysia-new-multi-pitch-climb-on-tioman-island-by-jonas-wallin-and-david-kaszlikowski.html Malaysia / new multi-pitch climb on Tioman island by Jonas Wallin and David Kaszlikowski In April 2016 Jonas Wallin from Sweden and David Kaszlikowski from Poland established Fever Dreams (7c max, 9 pitches) on the previously unclimbed Mumbar cliff in the Dragon Horns massif on Tioman island, Malaysia. To access the mountain team had to find and cut new trail in the jungle. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/malaysia-new-multi-pitch-climb-on-tioman-island-by-jonas-wallin-and-david-kaszlikowski.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Mon, 23 May 2016 13:18:09 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/riders-on-the-storm-video-of-ines-papert-and-mayan-smith-gobat-in-patagonia.html Riders on the Storm video of Ines Papert and Mayan Smith-Gobat in Patagonia The video of Riders on the Storm on the Central Tower of the Torres del Paine in Patagonia, repeated at the start of 2016 by Mayan Smith-Gobat, Ines Papert and accompanied by Thomas Senf. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/riders-on-the-storm-video-of-ines-papert-and-mayan-smith-gobat-in-patagonia.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 20 May 2016 12:15:25 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/universal-studio-new-mixed-climb-on-rognon-du-plan-mont-blanc-by-jeff-mercier-and-simon-chatelan.html Universal Studio, new mixed climb on Rognon du Plan (Mont Blanc) by Jeff Mercier and Simon Chatelan On 5 May 2016 Jeff Mercier and Simon Chatelan made the first ascent of 'Universal Studio', a new mixed climb graded M8/650m on Rognon du Plan (3601m) in the Mont Blanc massif, France. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/universal-studio-new-mixed-climb-on-rognon-du-plan-mont-blanc-by-jeff-mercier-and-simon-chatelan.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 20 May 2016 12:21:53 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/new-mixed-climb-on-monte-coglians-carnic-alps.html New mixed climb on Monte Cogliàns, Carnic Alps On 15/05/2016 Mirco Grasso, Claudio Betetto and Luca Iacolettig made the first ascent of 'Altro che in Scozia' (500m, M4, WI4, 85°, one section 90°, TD), a new mixed climb up Monte Cogliàns (2780m), Carnic Alps. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/new-mixed-climb-on-monte-coglians-carnic-alps.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 20 May 2016 11:54:00 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/snow-ski-skimountaineering/matterhorn-east-face-ski-descent-in-the-right-place-at-the-right-time.html Matterhorn East Face ski descent: in the right place at the right time Giulia Monego, Liv Sansoz, Lorraine Huber and Melissa Presslaber and their ski descent down the East Face of the Matterhorn. Giulia Monego reports. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/snow-ski-skimountaineering/matterhorn-east-face-ski-descent-in-the-right-place-at-the-right-time.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 19 May 2016 15:15:49 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/silvio-reffo-climbs-goldrake-cornalba-9aplus.html Silvio Reffo climbs Cornalba 9a+ with Goldrake On 15/05/2016 Italian sports climber Silvio Reffo repeated Goldrake, the 9a+ sports climb at Cornalba, Italy. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/silvio-reffo-climbs-goldrake-cornalba-9aplus.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Tue, 17 May 2016 12:19:37 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/competitions/-bouldering-world-cup-2016-first-victories-for-miho-nonaka-and-kokoro-fujii-in-india.html Bouldering World Cup 2016: first victories for Miho Nonaka and Kokoro Fujii in India The fourth stage of the Bouldering World Cup 2016 was won in Navi Mumbai, India, yesterday by Japanese climbers Miho Nonaka and Kokoro Fujii. Monika Retschy and Tomoa Narasaki took silver, Akiyo Noguchi and Alexey Rubtsov won bronze. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/competitions/-bouldering-world-cup-2016-first-victories-for-miho-nonaka-and-kokoro-fujii-in-india.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Mon, 16 May 2016 18:47:08 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/jacopo-larcher-repeats-rhapsody-in-scotland.html Jacopo Larcher repeats Rhapsody in Scotland Interview with South Tyrolean climber Jacopo Larcher who repeated Rhapsody, one of the hardest trad climbs in the world, on 7 May 2016 at Dumbarton Rock in Scotland. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/jacopo-larcher-repeats-rhapsody-in-scotland.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Mon, 16 May 2016 13:08:06 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/competitions/bouldering-world-cup-2016-india-live.html Bouldering World Cup 2016: India live The fourth stage of the Bouldering World Cup 2016 is currently unfolding at Navi Mumbai in India. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/competitions/bouldering-world-cup-2016-india-live.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Sat, 14 May 2016 23:47:21 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/alex-puccio-road-to-recovery.html Alex Puccio - Road to Recovery The video documenting elite American climber Alex Puccio’s rigorous rehabilitation after injuring herself in a climbing competition in 2015. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/alex-puccio-road-to-recovery.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Sat, 14 May 2016 10:22:17 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/makalu-summit-success-for-nives-meroi-and-romano-benet.html Makalu summit success for Nives Meroi and Romano Benet At 10:00 am on Thursday 12 May 2016 Italian mountaineers Romano Benet and Nives Meroi reached the summit of Makalu, their 13th eightthousander. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/makalu-summit-success-for-nives-meroi-and-romano-benet.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 20 May 2016 11:23:17 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/nanga-parbat-the-film-about-reinhold-messner-gunther-messner-and-about-choices.html Nanga Parbat film - Reinhold Messner, Günther Messner and choices PlayAlpinismo films: Nanga Parbat by Joseph Vilsmaie rand the story of Reinhold and Günther Messner, of their great first ascent of the Nanga Parbat Rupal Face, of a tragedy and how a mountain can mark someone's destiny. The review by Vinicio Stefanello. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/nanga-parbat-the-film-about-reinhold-messner-gunther-messner-and-about-choices.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 12 May 2016 22:39:57 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/snow-ski-skimountaineering/ismf-skimo-michele-boscacci-and-laetitia-roux-win-2016.html ISMF Skimo season review: Michele Boscacci and Laetitia Roux win 2016 Michele Boscacci and Laetitia Roux win the ski mountaineering World Cup 2016.Good numbers of competitors and record audience figures for the 2016 ISMF World Cups and the European Championship. Next June Albufeira, Portugal, will host the federal plenary assembly. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/snow-ski-skimountaineering/ismf-skimo-michele-boscacci-and-laetitia-roux-win-2016.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 12 May 2016 08:50:29 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/events/king-of-kanzi-80s-climbing-festival-at-kanzianiberg-in-austria.html King of Kanzi - 80's Climbing Festival at Kanzianiberg in Austria From 13 to 15 May 2016 Austria’s Kanzianiberg will host King of Kanzi, the 1980’s climbing festival with special guests Hans Kammerlander, Klemen Premrl, Sean Villanueva, Nicolas Favresse, Olivier Favresse and Bob Shepton. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/events/king-of-kanzi-80s-climbing-festival-at-kanzianiberg-in-austria.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Wed, 11 May 2016 09:26:23 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/luca-giupponi-new-italian-climbing-team-manager.html Luca Giupponi new Italian Climbing Team Manager The Italian sport climbing Federation has announced that Luca Giupponi is the new Team Manager. Yesterday Giupponi announced the athletes that will take place in the next stage of the Bouldering World Cup, scheduled to take place in Innsbruck, Austria, on 20 and 21 May 2016. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/luca-giupponi-new-italian-climbing-team-manager.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 12 May 2016 10:17:42 +0200