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    Alexander Feichter discovers Sid Lives at Nago, Arco
    26.05.2019 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Alexander Feichter discovers Sid Lives at Nago, Arco

    South Tyrolean climber Alexander Feichter has repeated Sid Lives, the 9a sports climb put up by Gabriele Moroni at Nago, Arco, Italy.

    The Principles of Alpine Climbing / Mountain safety with Steve House
    24.05.2019 di Planetmountain in Alpinism

    The Principles of Alpine Climbing / Mountain safety with Steve House

    American alpinist Steve House has created a free video series entitled Alpine Principles to teach the climbing community how to make better decisions in the mountains.

    Caterina Bassi repeats Turkey crack, difficult offwidth trad climb at Cadarese
    24.05.2019 di Caterina Bassi in Climbing

    Caterina Bassi repeats Turkey crack, difficult offwidth trad climb at Cadarese

    At Cadarese in Val d'Ossola, Italy, Caterina Bassi has repeated Turkey crack, the difficult offwidth trad crack climb first ascended by Sean Villanueva in 2010

    Sense retorn, new climb up Mont-Rebei in Spain in memory of Hansjörg Auer
    23.05.2019 di Planetmountain in Alpinism

    Sense retorn, new climb up Mont-Rebei in Spain in memory of Hansjörg Auer

    On Pared de Catalunya at Mont Rebei in Spain Siebe Vanhee, Roger Molina and Jorge Solórzano have made the first ascent of Sense retorn - No turning back, a new rock climb dedicated to Hansjörg Auer.

    The Birth of British Sport Climbing in Statement of Youth
    22.05.2019 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    The Birth of British Sport Climbing in Statement of Youth

    The film Statement of Youth / The Birth of British Sport Climbing directed by Nick Brown featuring Jerry Moffatt, Ben Moon, Chris Gore, Andy Pollitt, Martin Atkinson, Mark Pretty, Craig Smith, Steve Lewis, Mark Leach, Ed Douglas.

    Dolorock Climbing Festival 2019 final countdown
    22.05.2019 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Dolorock Climbing Festival 2019 final countdown

    From 24 to 26 May 2019 the 7th edition of the Dolorock Climbing Festival will take place, the climbing meeting open to all close to the Tre Cime di Lavaredo in the Dolomites, Italy.

    Nina Caprez rebolts and reclimbs Mingus, Verdon Gorge classic freed by Lynn Hill in 1994
    21.05.2019 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Nina Caprez rebolts and reclimbs Mingus, Verdon Gorge classic freed by Lynn Hill in 1994

    Swiss climber Nina Caprez reports about her efforts to rebolt parts of Mingus, the 300m multi-pitch climb in the Verdon Gorge, France, first freed onsight by Lynn Hill in 1994 with difficulties up to 8a.

    Jakob Schubert and Janja Garnbret king and queen of Munich
    20.05.2019 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Jakob Schubert and Janja Garnbret king and queen of Munich

    The fifth stage of the Bouldering World Cup 2019 was won yesterday by Jakob Schubert and Janja Garnbret in Munich, Germany. Fanny Gibert and Adam Ondra took silver, Mia Krampl and Jan Hojer bronze.

    Dolorock 2019 in Höhlensteintal, Dolomites: interview with Christian Sordo
    20.05.2019 di Planetmountain in Interviews

    Dolorock 2019 in Höhlensteintal, Dolomites: interview with Christian Sordo

    Interview with Christian Sordo, mountain guide and one of the driving forces behind Dolorock, the international climbing meeting that will take place from 24 to 26 May 2019 in Höhlensteintal, close to the Tre Cime di Lavaredo / Drei Zinnen, Dolomites.

    In memory of Lorenzo Major
    20.05.2019 di Sandro Neri in Climbing

    In memory of Lorenzo Major

    Paraclimbing champion and talented athlete Lorenzo Major has passed away. This is a huge loss for the entire Paralympic community. Sandro Neri remembers his Italian teammate.

    Bouldering World Cup 2019 live in Munich
    19.05.2019 di Planetmountain in Competitions

    Bouldering World Cup 2019 live in Munich

    Live streaming today from Munich, Germany, of the fifth stage of the Boulder World Cup 2019.

    James McHaffie takes trad climbing whipper at Nesscliffe
    18.05.2019 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    James McHaffie takes trad climbing whipper at Nesscliffe

    Video of British trad climber James McHaffie taking a long fall off an old trad climbing project at Nesscliffe, England.

    Blind paraclimber Jesse Dufton masters British trad climbing
    16.05.2019 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Blind paraclimber Jesse Dufton masters British trad climbing

    Blind British paraclimber Jesse Dufton has repeated the famous trad climb The Sloth at The Roaches in England. The ascent has been described by those who know as redefining the word 'impressive'.

    Klaus Fengler wins the Arco Rock Star 2019 climbing photo contest
    13.05.2019 di Planetmountain in Events

    Klaus Fengler wins the Arco Rock Star 2019 climbing photo contest

    German photographer Klaus Fengler has won the fourth edition of Arco Rock Star, the annual climbing photography competition that takes place during the Adventure Days in Arco, Italy. Federico Ravassard placed second, Matteo Pavana third, while Luca Rigo won the Open category.

    IFSC World Youth Championships 2019 in Arco, Italy
    12.05.2019 di Planetmountain in Competitions

    IFSC World Youth Championships 2019 in Arco, Italy

    From 22 to 31 August 2019 the Rock Master Festival in Arco will host the IFSC World Youth Championships. Over 1000 young athletes from 50 countries are expected, while the Rock Master will be decided with the Duel on Saturday 31 August.

    Charlie Woodburn’s gritstone masterpiece Harder, Faster at Black Rocks
    11.05.2019 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Charlie Woodburn’s gritstone masterpiece Harder, Faster at Black Rocks

    In November 2000 Charlie Woodburn made the first ascent of Harder, Faster at Black Rocks in England. Almost 20 years later, this remains one of the most dangerous and least repeated trad climbs in Great Britain.

    Jonathan Siegrist in Spain sends 9b again, La planta de Shiva at Villanueva del Rosario
    10.05.2019 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Jonathan Siegrist in Spain sends 9b again, La planta de Shiva at Villanueva del Rosario

    US sport climber Jonathan Siegrist has climbed La planta de Shiva at Villanueva del Rosario, the 9b freed by Adam Ondra and repeated so far by only Jakob Schubert and Angela Eiter.

    Francesca Medici climbs her first 8c at Covolo, Italy
    10.05.2019 di Mirko Sotgiu in Climbing

    Francesca Medici climbs her first 8c at Covolo, Italy

    At the crag Covolo in Northern Italy, Francesca Medici has climbed Na Vida Nomada, her first 8c sports climb.

    The best climber in the world: Marcel Rémy aged 96 attempts 6a multi-pitch
    09.05.2019 di Andreas Kubin in Alpinism

    The best climber in the world: Marcel Rémy aged 96 attempts 6a multi-pitch

    96-year-old Swiss alpinist Marcel Rémy has attempted to climb a 6a multi-pitch rock climb. Is he perhaps the best climber in the world. Andreas Kubin reports.

    Arco Rock Star 2019 international climbing photography contest starts Friday
    08.05.2019 di Planetmountain in Events

    Arco Rock Star 2019 international climbing photography contest starts Friday

    The Arco Rock Star international climbing photography contest will be held from 10 to 12 May 2019 at Arco, Italy. Registration is still open for the OPEN category. The event takes place during the Adventure Awards Days festival; Stefano Gregoretti will receive the Best Adventurer award.

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