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13.02.2020 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Vadim Timonov and Irina Kuzmenko bouldering in Switzerland

The video of Vadim Timonov and Irina Kuzmenko climbing some of the most difficult boulder problems in Switzerland. Stand out ascents include Dreamtime 8C at Cresciano and Off the Wagon 8B+ second go in Val Bavona.

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.

21.11.2019 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Jernej Kruder climbs childhood dream, Dreamtime at Cresciano

28-year-old Slovenian climber Jernej Kruder has repeated Dreamtime at Cresciano in Switzerland, the frist boulder probelm in the world to be graded 8C, established by Fred Nicole in 2000.

30.04.2019 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Giuliano Cameroni: one video, two 8C+ first ascents in Ticino, Switzerland

The video of Giuliano Cameroni making the first ascents of two of the hardest boulder problems in Switzerland, Poison The Well at Brione and REM at Cresciano.

16.04.2019 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Melloblocco... an end and new beginning

Melloblocco, the largest climbing meeting in the world that has taken place for 14 years in Val Masino - Val di Mello before going on tour to Cresciano in Switzerland, will not take place this May as per tradition.

11.03.2019 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Giuliano Cameroni frees REM, 8C+ boulder next to Dreamtime in Cresciano

Swiss climber Giuliano Cameroni has made the first ascent of REM, a boulder problem located on the Dreamtime boulder at Cresciano he believes warrants 8C+.

29.09.2018 by Planetmountain in Climbing

New boulders in Cresciano - winter 2017/2018

James Webb, Samuel Ometz, Giuliano Cameroni and Sebsatian Cotting completing some of their climbing projects last winter in Cresciano, Switzerland.

06.05.2018 by Vinicio Stefanello in Climbing

Melloblocco in Tour 2018, thoughts and words

The 15th edition of Melloblocco, the great climbing and bouldering festival that took place from 3 to 6 May between Lugano and Cresciano (Switzerland) together with MBB Street Boulder Lugano, was completed.

04.05.2018 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Melloblocco in Tour: time to dream, climb and boulder at Cresciano

Cresciano, the great little bouldering paradise is hosting the Melloblocco in Tour bouldering meeting until Sunday 6 May. The time has come to dream and climb together.

01.05.2018 by Planetmountain in Interviews

Fred Nicole, bouldering at Cresciano and Melloblocco in Tour 2018

Interview with world-famous Swiss climber Fred Nicole in the run-up to Melloblocco 2018 that will take place from 3 to 6 May at Cresciano and Lugano. In 2000 Nicole made the first free ascent of Dreamtime, the first 8C boulder problem in the world.

30.04.2018 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Melloblocco in Tour 2018, instructions for use

Information before the start of the four-day Melloblocco in Tour & MMB Street Boulder 2018 that will take place at Cresciano and Lugano (CH) from Thursday 3 to Sunday 6 May 2018.

26.04.2018 by Vinicio Stefanello in Interviews

Simone Pedeferri: bouldering, climbing and the Melloblocco in Tour boulder problems

Interview with Simone Pedeferri, climber and historic Melloblocco route setter, one week before Melloblocco in Tour 2018 which will take place from 3 - 6 May 2018 in Cresciano and Lugano (Switzerland).

25.04.2018 by Planetmountain in Climbing

All the beauty and climbing at Melloblocco on Tour 2018

The program, boulders, evenings, games, music, parties and protagonists of Melloblocco in Tour and the MBB Street Boulder, the great climbing festival that will take place from 3 to 6 May at Lugano and Cresciano (Switzerland).

20.04.2018 by Planetmountain in Interviews

Melloblocco in Tour 2018: Cresciano, one of most famous bouldering areas in the world

In the run-up to Melloblocco 2018 that will take place from 3 to 6 May 2018 at Cresciano and Lugano we interviewed Claudio Cameroni, one of the first climbers who helped develop the Swiss bouldering area in the ‘90s in order to find out how Cresciano became one of most famous bouldering areas in the world.

16.04.2018 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Melloblocco 2018 on tour at Cresciano and Lugano

From Thursday 3 to Sunday 6 May 2018 Melloblocco, the world’s biggest bouldering and climbing meeting, goes on tour: for the first time it will travel to Switzerland's Cresciano, a world bouldering mecca, and Lugano for the MBB Street Boulder.

07.02.2018 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Giuliano Cameroni climbs IUR, one of Cresciano's best boulder problems

Swiss boulderer Giuliano Cameroni has made the first ascent of a series of quality boulder problems in the Ticino region of Switzerland. One of the highlights is IUR, a 8B+ described as one of the best in Cresciano.

06.07.2017 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Dreamtime at Cresciano, the boulder problem by Fred Nicole between dream and reality

The Classics | Boulder continues with the third episode dedicated to Dreamtime at Cresciano in Switzerland. Germany's Jan Hojer and Juliane Wurm take a step back in time and explore this problem established in 2000 by Fred Nicole and hailed as the world's first 8C.

09.03.2017 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Luca Rinaldi boulders 8B at Cresciano and Varazze

At Cresciano in Switzerland Italy’s Luca Rinaldi repeated The Proue while at Varazze he sent Gioia and Alphacentauri. All three boulder problems are graded 8B.

08.01.2015 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Giuliano Cameroni repeats Dreamtime at Cresciano

On 6 January 2015 at Cresciano, Tessin (Switzerland), Giuliano Cameroni repeated Dreamtime 8C.

Cresciano, the bouldering paradise in Switzerland

Claudio Cameroni, Roberto Grizzi and Renzo Lodi introduce, should this still be necessary, the bouldering paradise Cresciano in Canton Ticino, Switzerland. During the high season thousands of climbers flock from all over the world to Cresciano which, this weekend, will host Night Session, the unique international night bouldering meeting.

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