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06.04.2020 by Vinicio Stefanello in Alpinism

Donnafugata on Torre Trieste, the film by Manrico dell'Agnola now online

Donnafugata is a huge multi-pitch rock climb established in 2004 by Christoph Hainz with Roger Schäli on the south face of the Torre Trieste. 750 meters of demanding and beautiful climbing up one of the symbols of legendary Mt. Civetta in the Dolomites. Manrico dell'Agnola recounts its story in a film that now, together with film producer Karpos, has been placed online for everyone to see.

15.01.2020 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Barba Bianca, Christoph Hainz and Manuel Baumgartner add new mixed climb to Val Travenanzes, Dolomites

On 10/01/2019 Christoph Hainz and Manuel Baumgartner made the first ascent of Barba Bianca, a new mixed climb in Val Travenanzes, Dolomites.

18.07.2019 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Christoph Hainz adds new climb to Tre Cime di Lavaredo, Dolomites

On the south face of Cima Grande di Lavaredo (Dolomites) Christoph Hainz and Gerda Schwienbacher have established Via Grohmann - Hainz, a big new rock climb timed to celebrate the first ascent the mountain carried out 150 years ago, on 21 August 1869 by the Austrian mountaineer Paul Grohmann together with Franz Innerkofler and Peter Salcher.

10.12.2018 by Fabio Olivari in Alpinism

Asta Nunaat in Greenland, Andrea Ghitti and Fabio Olivari climb Gioielli Viventi

On Asta Nunaat in eastern Greenland Andrea Ghitti and Fabio Olivari have made the first ascent of 'Gioielli Viventi', a new rock climb (320m, VI+/A1) established on 9 August 2018. This is likely to be only the second ascent of this mountain, after the first carried out in 2006 by Andi Fichtner, Christoph Hainz and Roger Schaeli. Olivari reports.

01.08.2018 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Cima Grande di Lavaredo, Reiner Kauschke at 80 reclimbs his Superdirectissima

Accompanied by mountain guide Christoph Hainz, Reiner Kauschke has repeated Superdirectissima up the North Face of Cima Grande di Lavaredo in the Dolomites. Kauschke had made the first ascent of the ‘Saxon Route' with Peter Siegert and Gert Uhner in 1963 and now he repeated the line in 17 hours at the extraordinary age of 80.

09.02.2018 by Christoph Hainz in Alpinism

Christoph Hainz and Kurt Astner add new mixed climb to Pragser Tal

South Tyrol’s Christoph Hainz and Kurt Astner have established ‘New look new hook’, a new mixed climb up Rauhe Gaisl, Pragser Tal, Dolomites. The report by Christoph Hainz.

31.05.2017 by Vinicio Stefanello in Interviews

Christoph Hainz, climbing and mountaineering from the Dolomites to the world's biggest walls

Interview with South Tyrolean mountain guide Christoph Hainz, one of the world's most talented alpinists and climbers.

29.05.2017 by Vinicio Stefanello in Events

Christoph Hainz, Tre Cime di Lavaredo man: the evening at Arco

On Friday 2 June 2017 at 21:00 at Caffé Trentino in Arco an evening talk with Christoph Hainz, for the last two decades one of the leading climbers and mountaineers, not only in the Dolomites. The evening will be hosted by Vinicio Stefanello, editor of PlanetMountain.com

09.05.2017 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Christoph Hainz cleans up Der Fluch der Kamine at Sass dai Tamersc, Dolomites

On the South Face of Sass dai Tamersc Christoph Hainz has reequipped Der Fluch der Kamine (VII-, 390m). According to mountain guide from the South Tyrol this climb 'has the potential to become a classic rock climb' in the Italian Dolomites.

08.02.2017 by Planetmountain in Climbing

San Vito lo Capo climbing: Christoph Hainz and Andrea De Martin Polo ascend November Sun

In November 2016 Christoph Hainz and Andrea De Martin Polo established 'November Sun' (7b, obligatory 7a, 270m), a new multi-pitch rock climb on Monte Monaco, San Vito lo Capo, Sicily, Italy.

28.12.2016 by Simon Kehrer in Alpinism

A Winter's Tale / Tre Cime di Lavaredo trilogy by Christoph Hainz and Simon Kehrer

On 23 December 2016 on the Drei Zinnen / Tre Cime di Lavaredo (Dolomites) Simon Kehrer and Christoph Hainz completed a beautiful winter trilogy by climbing Via Comici-Dimai up Cima Grande (in 2:30), Via Cassin up Cima Ovest (in 3:25), and Spigolo Giallo up Cima Piccola (in 1:28). The South Tyrolean alpinists had set off by bicycle from Lake d'Antorno at 7:00am and returned to their starting point by bike at 20:00. The round-trip lasted 13 hours, while the total for the 3 routes was 7 hours and 30 minutes. The report by Simon Kehrer.

03.11.2016 by Vinicio Stefanello in Alpinism

Christoph Hainz makes solo first ascent of Golden Pillar of Ortler

On 29/08/2016 Christoph Hainz made the first ascent of 'Golden Pillar of Ortler‘ (max VI+ , 750m) up the SW pillar of Mt. Ortler, at 3905m the highest mountain in the South Tyrol, Italy.

25.05.2016 by Simon Kehrer in Climbing

Traverso al Cielo, Simon Kehrer and Christoph Hainz add new rock climb up Peitlerkofel in the Dolomites

In autumn 2015 the two mountain guides Simon Kehrer and Christoph Hainz made the first ascent of Traverso al Cielo, a new multi-pitch climb up the South face of Peitlerkofel, Dolomites. Simon Kehrer reports.

07.01.2016 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Rondò Veneziano on Torre Venezia, too beautiful to resist

On 23 December 2015 Nicola Tondini and Emanuele Pellizzari repeated Rondò veneziano (470m, IX), the route first climbed by Christoph Hainz and Kurt Astner up the South Face of Torre Venezia (Civetta, Dolomites). The report by Nicola Tondini of what is also the first winter ascent of this magnificent rock climb.

30.09.2014 by Franco Mucchietto in Alpinism

New route by Simon Kehrer and Christoph Hainz up Sas Ciampac in the Dolomites

In October 2013 the two mountain guides Simon Kehrer and Christoph Hainz made the first ascent of Rien ne va plus (435m, 7b+ max, 7a obligatory), a new climb up the South Face of Sas Ciampac, Puez group, Dolomites.

31.05.2012 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Gratta e Vinci, new rock climb in the Dolomites by Christoph Hainz & Simon Kehrer

On 14/05/2012 Christoph Hainz and Simon Kehrer made the first free ascent of Gratta e Vinci (7b, 420m), a new rock climb they established in 2011 up the SW Face of Sas dai Tamersc, Fanis, Dolomites.

10.08.2010 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Pressknödl, new route on the Cima Ovest di Lavaredo by Christoph Hainz and Kurt Astner

In July the South Tyroleans Kurt Astner and Christoph Hainz freed their Pressknödl (400m, 7c) on the Cima Ovest di Lavaredo, Dolomites.

26.06.2009 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Stephan Siegrist frees Magic Mushroom on the Eiger North Face

Swiss climber Stephan Siegrist has made the first successful redpoint ascent of "Magic Mushroom" up the North Face of the Eiger. The route had been established in 2007 by Roger Schäli and Christoph Hainz and leads up the 3219 metres high mushroom in 21 pitches and now goes free at 7c+.

14.08.2007 by PlanetMountain in Climbing

Donnafugata Torre Trieste, first free ascent by Mauro Bubu Bole

On 04/07/2007 Mauro 'Bubu' Bole and Gabriele Gorobey carried out the first free ascent of Donnafugata (750m; max 8a), first ascended by Christoph Hainz and Roger Schäli in 2004 on the S Face of Torre Trieste, Civetta, Dolomites.

24.04.2003 by Vinicio Stefanello in Interviews

Christoph Hainz, 4 hours 30 minutes for the Eiger North Face

Christoph Hainz talks about his speed ascent up the North Face of the Eiger in 4 hours and 30 minutes.

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