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=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 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42050 Stefano Ghisolfi, first 9a+ with Le moustache qui fâche At Entraygues in France Stefano Ghisolfi has climbed Le moustache qui fâche, his first 9a+. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42050 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Mon, 25 Aug 2014 12:09:56 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42048 Adam Ondra and Juliane Wurm Bouldering World Champions! This evening in Munich, Germany, Adam Ondra and Juliane Wurm won the Bouldering World Championship 2014. Silver was won by Jernej Kruder and Alex Puccio, while bronze went to Jan Hojer and Akiyo Noguchi. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42048 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Tue, 26 Aug 2014 14:53:44 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42047 Bouldering World Championship 2014: the decisive day The Bouldering World Championship 2014 enters the decisive rounds in Munich today. At 11.00am the Semifinals, at 18:30 the finals, all in live streaming. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42047 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Sat, 23 Aug 2014 21:28:48 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42045 Shark's Tooth, new climb in Greenland by Della Bordella, Schüpbach and Ledergerber Matteo Della Bordella, Silvan Schüpbach and Christian Ledergerber have made the first ascent of The Great Shark Hunt, a new route up the Shark's Tooth in Greenland. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42045 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 22 Aug 2014 15:51:39 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42044 Johanna Ernst climbs Wallstreet in the Frankenjura On 11/08/2014 Austrian climber Johanna Ernst repeated Wallstreet 8c in the Frankenjura, Germany. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42044 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 22 Aug 2014 13:17:46 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42043 Tre Cime di Lavaredo, Dolomites Enrico Maioni, Cortina Mountain Guide, introduces the walk around the Tre Cime di Lavaredo - Drei Zinnen - in the Dolomites, one of the most beautiful and famous hikes in the world. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42043 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 22 Aug 2014 12:30:00 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42041 Alex Honnold and the Relativity Of Risk The video of Alex Honnold talking about his climbing without a rope and the relativity of risk http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42041 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 21 Aug 2014 17:10:47 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42040 Destination Flatanger and the Hanshelleren cave for Silvio Reffo Italian climber Silvio Reffo talks about his climbing trip to Flatanger and the Hanshelleren cave in Norway, where he managed to repeat Odin's eye, 8c+. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42040 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 21 Aug 2014 18:28:07 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42039 Difficult new trad climb in South Wales by Tom Randall British climber Tom Randall has made the first ascent of Dina Crac, E9 7a at Dinas Rock in South Wales. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42039 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 21 Aug 2014 10:04:35 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42038 Bouldering World Championships 2014 kicks off in Munich The 2014 Bouldering World Championship starts in Munich, Germany tomorrow. The men's Qualification takes place on Thursday, the Women's Qualification on Friday while the Semifinals and Finals take place on Saturday. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42038 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Sat, 23 Aug 2014 19:39:41 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42036 Electric Funeral, new route in Canada's Bugaboos by Jon Walsh and Michelle Kadatz Jon Walsh and Michelle Kadatz have made the first ascent of Electric Funeral (300m, 5.11+) on the Wide Awake Tower, Bugaboos, Canada. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42036 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Wed, 20 Aug 2014 12:54:12 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42035 Diretta Consiglio: sun, sky, rock and the Gran Sasso d'Italia. By Ivo Ferrari Ivo Ferrari climbs 'La Diretta Consiglio' up the Gran Sasso. A day spent between the rocks and the sky, reliving the beauty of the climb. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42035 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 21 Aug 2014 10:13:47 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42033 Niccolò Ceria and the Red Rocks video The video of Niccolò Ceria climbing at Red Rocks, USA. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42033 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Tue, 19 Aug 2014 16:08:35 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42032 Climbers rise to the Ice Bucket Challenge Climbers such as Sean McColl, Sasha DiGiulian and Edu Marin have accepted the Ice Bucket Challenge, the campaign aimed at raising awareness and funds for Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42032 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Tue, 19 Aug 2014 15:43:06 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42031 Climbing at Würzjoch - Passo delle Erbe in the Dolomites The sports crag Würzjoch - Passo delle Erbe, at the base of the gigantic Peitlerkofel (Sass de Putia) in the Dolomites. Part 5 of the series 'Crags for each season' published together with Vertical-Life.info. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42031 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Tue, 19 Aug 2014 10:42:50 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42030 Roger Schäli and the film Loslassen, let go The entire version of Loslassen, let go is now online. This film recounts the ascent of Arwa Spire (6193m) in India together with Simon Gietl, but also talks about the human relationships. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42030 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Mon, 18 Aug 2014 16:58:17 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42029 Brenta Base Camp #1 - meetings, new climbs and lightening bolts The first 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. Alessandro Beber reports about Scintilla (450m, VIII), the new climb up the East Face of Brenta Alta first ascended together with Simone Banal, Alessandro Baù and Claudia Mario. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42029 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Mon, 18 Aug 2014 12:30:29 +0200