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=42252 Desert Ice, Zion ice climbing film online The entire short film Desert Ice is now online. Directed by Keith Ladzinski of 3 Strings Productions, this documents Scott Adamson and Jesse Huey ice climbing in Zion National Park, USA. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42252 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 31 Oct 2014 11:51:35 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42251 Stefan Scarperi climbs Bio-logiko 9a at Arco On 28/10/2014 at Arco, Italy, Stefan Scarperi repeated Bio-logiko, his first 9a sports climb. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42251 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 31 Oct 2014 09:51:41 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42250 Happy Ledge in Val Trementina, new climb by Rolando Larcher and Nicola Sartori in Paganella The report by Rolando Larcher and Nicola Sartori about the first ascent of Happy Ledge (335m, 7c+ max, 7b obligatory), a new rock climb in the beautiful Val Trementina, a little jewel in the Paganella crown: Verdon-like, wild and little-known. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42250 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:29:55 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42248 Nanga Parbat in winter, the Simone Moro and David Göttler attempt video The video of the attempt, carried out by Simone Moro and David Göttler, to climb Nanga Parbat (8125m) in winter. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42248 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 30 Oct 2014 10:19:58 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42247 Gabriele Moroni climbs Goldrake 9a+ at Cornalba Today Gabriele Moroni repeated Goldrake 9a+ at the Italian crag Cornalba. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42247 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 30 Oct 2014 11:18:43 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42245 Klemen Becan: Bala Bala at Osp in Slovenia The short film by Luka Fonda featuring Slovenian rock climber Klemen Becan and his difficult and beautiful sport climbs in the Osp cave. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42245 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Wed, 29 Oct 2014 16:23:47 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42244 The Nose, Libby Sauter and Mayan Smith-Gobat set new El Capitan record On 28 October Libby Sauter from America and Mayan Smith-Gobat from New Zealand set a new female speed record on The Nose, El Capitan, Yosemite, USA, climbing the route in 5 hours and 2 minutes. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42244 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Wed, 29 Oct 2014 13:19:17 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42243 What we are: the alpinism and climbing of the Ragni di Lecco The video of the Ragni di Lecco club and a year of alpinism and climbing in Pakistan, South Africa, Italy, Switzerland, Patagonia, Turkey. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42243 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Wed, 29 Oct 2014 09:20:31 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42242 Jain Kim and Jakob Schubert win the Lead World Cup 2014 The Lead World Cup 2014 was won on 25 October 2014 at Inzai in Japan, one stage ahead of schedule, by Austria's Jakob Schubert and South Korea's Jain Kim. The stage was won by Adam Ondra and Jain Kim. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42242 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Tue, 28 Oct 2014 18:29:25 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42240 Alexander Megos climbs Sonic Kaboom 9a in Frankenjura On 22 Ocotober 2014 Alexander Megos made the first ascent of Sonic Kaboom 9a in the Frankenjura, Germany. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42240 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Tue, 28 Oct 2014 09:51:25 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42239 Cordillera Huayhuash, new routes in Peru for Carlo Cosi and Davide Cassol Report by Carlo Cosi on three first ascents in the Cordillera Huayhuash in Peru: Laurpaq and La zuppa di Pio on the untouched NW face of Jurauraju 5330m and La Siesta del Bodacious on the SW face of Jurau. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42239 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Tue, 28 Oct 2014 11:01:41 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42238 Günther Karbon climbs 8c+ at Pian Schiavaneis, Dolomites Italian climber Günther Karbon has repeated Lo spreco 8c+ at Pian Schiavaneis in the Dolomites. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42238 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Mon, 27 Oct 2014 17:25:51 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42236 Silvio Reffo climbs Underground at Arco At Massone, Arco, Italy, Silvio Reffo has repeated the sports climb Underground 9a. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42236 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Mon, 27 Oct 2014 10:46:55 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42235 Sonnie Trotter adds Family Man to Skaha Bluffs in Canada Canada's Sonnie Trotter has made the first ascent of Family Man to Skaha Bluffs in Canada. Graded 5.14b, this is Trotter's hardest trad climb to date. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42235 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Mon, 27 Oct 2014 09:23:03 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42234 Hagshu NE Face: new Kishtwar climb by Mick Fowler and Paul Ramsden British mountaineers Mick Fowler and Paul Ramsden have made the first ascent of a new route up the unclimbed NE Face of Hagshu, Kishtwar, Himalaya. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42234 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Tue, 28 Oct 2014 10:00:19 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42233 Yosemite: El Capitan climbing action Jorg Verhoeven, Alex Honnold, Tommy Caldwell, Kevin Jorgeson, Mayan Smith-Gobat, Libby Sauter, Chantel Astorga, Quinn Brett, Pete Whittaker, Tom Randall are all in Yosemite currently attempting their projects on El Capitan... http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42233 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Tue, 28 Oct 2014 09:59:31 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42231 Monte Brione, Arco: Via Giopia. By Paolo Calzà Via Giopia, the beautiful aid climb up the NW Face of Monte Brione close to Arco, first climbed in 1990 by Paolo Calzà, Lino Celva and Mauro Giovanazzi and recently reequipped by Danny Zampiccoli and Calzà who shares the story of the route, dedicated to his friends Mauro Giovanazzi and Davide Pinamonti. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42231 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Tue, 28 Oct 2014 09:59:43 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42230 Augmentium, the hardest trad climb in Tasmania This austral summer Andrew Cubbon freed Augmentium 30/8a+, the hardest trad climb in Tasmania, Australia. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42230 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 23 Oct 2014 09:46:37 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42229 Emptiness La Grigna and the recollection of a friend, Marco Anghileri, impossible to forget. By Ivo Ferrari http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42229 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 23 Oct 2014 08:50:00 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42228 Miyar valley, first ascent of Lotus Tower SE Face In August 2014 an expedition comprised of the alpinists Cyrill Bösch, Elias Gmünder, Arunas Kamandulis and Gediminas Simutismade the first ascent of Splitter and Storm (500m, TD 6a), a new route up the unclimbed SE Face of Lotus Tower, Miyar Valley, India. The report by Gediminas Simutis. http://www.planetmountain.com/english/News/shownews1.lasso?l=2&keyid=42228 info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 24 Oct 2014 09:47:19 +0200