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Brenta Dolomites, Sfulmini Ski by Roberto and Luca Dallavalle

Luca Dallavalle reports about his Sunday 8 ski descent with his brother Roberto down a bold line on the west fece of Sfulmini in the Brenta Dolomites, between Torre di Brenta and Campanile Alto.

Jérémie Heitz and La Liste: Everything or Nothing

The trailer to the La Liste: Everything or Nothing, the film documenting extreme skiers Jérémie Heitz and Samuel Anthamatten as they travel the globe to ski some of the most beautiful and difficult mountains in the world.

10.12.2019 by Planetmountain in Competitions

Masters of Stone raise 10,000 euros for Climbers against Cancer

On November 23rd a bouldering competition took place at Nürnberg in Germany and reached the ambitious goal of raising 10,000 euros for CAC - Climbers Against Cancer, the not-for-profit charity founded by John Ellison committed to the battle against cancer.

09.12.2019 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Langental Dolomites / Daniel Ladurner and Johannes Lemayr in tune with Saxofon

Daniel Ladurner and Johannes Lemayr have climbed Saxofon, a possible new ice and mixed climb above the classic La Piovra icefall in Langental / Vallunga, Dolomites.

08.12.2019 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Mount Shkhara in Georgia, new route & first winter ascent video by Archil Badriashvili, Giorgi Tepnadze

The video documenting the new route and first winter ascent of Mt. Shkhara (5,203 m) in Georgia, carried out in February 2018 by Archil Badriashvili and Giorgi Tepnadze.

07.12.2019 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Leo Houlding & Co climb new route up Mount Roraima

An international team led by Leo Houlding and including Wilson Cutbirth, Waldo Etherington, Dan Howard, Matt Pycroft, Anna Taylor has climbed a new route up Mt Roraima in Guyana.

06.12.2019 by Nathan Heald in Alpinism

Peruana Supreme up SSE Face of Siula Grande in Peru

American mountaineer Nathan Heald reports about Peruana Supreme (1000m, TD, AI4), a new route climbed alpine style up the South Face of Siula Grande in Peru with Peruvians Luis Crispin and Thomas Schilter, France's Benjamin Billet and Finland’s Arttu Pylkkanen.

05.12.2019 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Stefano Carnati sends Dreamtime at Cresciano

Italian climber Stefano Carnati has repeated Dreamtime at Cresciano in Switzerland. Established in 2000 by Fred Nicole, this was the first boulder problem in the world to be graded 8C.

05.12.2019 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Climbing videos: Tomoa Narasaki Decided, Ryuichi Murai United, Giuliano Cameroni Legacy

Three videos of recent hard sends: Tomoa Narasaki flashes Decided and, on the same boulder at Mizugaki in Japan, Ryuichi Murai adds the the low start to create United. Finally Giuliano Cameroni on Legacy at Rocklands in South Africa.

04.12.2019 by Planetmountain in Interviews

The Nose on El Capitan according to Barbara Zangerl and Jacopo Larcher

Interview with Barbara Zangerl and Jacopo Larcher after their free ascent of The Nose on El Capitan in Yosemite.

03.12.2019 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Lydia Bradey, first woman to climb Everest without supplementary oxygen

The short film about Lydia Bradey, the mountaineer from New Zealand who in 1988 became the first woman to climb Mount Everest without supplementary oxygen.

02.12.2019 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Tomoa Narasaki flashes Decided, 8B+ boulder problem in Japan

Japanese climber Tomoa Narasaki has made a flash ascent of Decided, an 8B+ boulder problem at Mizugaki in Japan.

30.11.2019 by Planetmountain in Competitions

Sport climbing Olympic Games Tokyo 2020: Toulouse qualified women results

Awaiting official Olympic Committee confirmation, Laura Rogora, Julia Chanourdie, Iuliia Kaplina, Kyra Kondie and YiLing Song qualified in Toulouse yesterday for the Tokyo2020 Olympic Games while Lucka Rakovec and Mia Krampl will battle it out for the remaining nation quota tomorrow afternoon. The men’s Combined Qualifier final takes place this evening.

29.11.2019 by Simon Chatelan in Alpinism

Simon Chatelan climbs new mixed route in Gastlosen massif, Switzerland

Swiss mountaineer Simon Chatelan reports about his new mixed route From Kirov with Love (200m, M9), established solo and then freed with Nicolas Jaquet.

29.11.2019 by Planetmountain in Competitions

Sport climbing Olympic Games Tokyo 2020: women's qualifiers in Toulouse today

The second, decisive Olympic Qualifying Event for the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympic Games continues today in Toulouse, France, with the women’s qualification. Live streaming starts at 11:00 with Speed, followed by Boulder at 13:00 and Lead at 16:45. Those who got a pass yesterday are Adam Ondra, YuFei Pan, Alberto Ginés López, Jan Hojer, Bassa Mawem and Nathaniel Coleman

28.11.2019 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Brad Gobright perishes in climbing accident in Mexico

Highly talented US climber Brad Gobright has lost his life in a climbing accident on the multi-pitch El Sendero Luminoso at El Potrero Chico in Mexico.

28.11.2019 by Planetmountain in Competitions

Sport climbing Olympic Games Tokyo 2020: Toulouse today hosts decisive Qualifiers

The second and decisive Olympic Qualifying Event for the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympic Games begins today in Toulouse, France. Live streaming of the Qualification tournament starts at 11:00 with the male Combined Qualifier.

27.11.2019 by Heinz Mariacher in Climbing

Heinz Mariacher: Back to the future? Magnus Midtbø explores Arco's historic slab climbs

Heinz Mariacher shares his thoughts after Magnus Midtbø paid a visit to Arco, Italy, during which the Norwegian climber attempted to classic slab climbs dating back to the 1980s and first ascended by Mariacher himself: Super Swing at the Swing Area and Tom & Jerry at Spiaggia delle Lucertole.

26.11.2019 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Hazel Findlay miraculous on Magic Line in Yosemite

British rock climber Hazel Findlay has repeated Magic Line, one of the most difficult trad climbs in Yosemite Valley and beyond.

25.11.2019 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Lynn Hill on The Nose 26 years after her historic first free ascent

A recent clip of Lynn Hill working The Nose on El Capitan in Yosemite and a video regarding her historic first one day ascent in 1994.

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