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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.

30.12.2017 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Spectacular solar corona in Antarctica seen by Houlding Spectre expedition

During their return from the Mt. Spectre in Antarctica, Leo Houlding, Jean Burgun and Mark Sedon witnessed a spectacular solar corona display.

12.12.2017 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Adventure and alpinism in the Antarctic: Spectre climbed by Leo Houlding, Jean Burgun and Mark Sedon

Alpinism and exploration in Antarctica: Leo Houlding, Jean Burgun and Mark Sedon have climbed the 1263 m high Spectre peak on the continent’s Gothic Mountains.

18.10.2017 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Bugaboos climbing: Leo Houlding and Will Stanhope enchain Howser Towers in a day

Leo Houlding and Will Stanhope climb the three Howser Towers at the Bugaboos in Canada in 23 hours and 30 minutes. The link-up consisted of 2,000m of climbing up to 5.12+ (7b/7b+). This is the first time the three towers have been enchained in a day.

26.11.2016 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Mirror Wall, Leo Houlding and Co climbing in Greenland

The film documenting the expedition led by Leo Houlding and the ensuing first ascent of Reflections, (E6 6b, A3+, 1250m) up the North West face of Mirror Wall in Greenland.

27.07.2015 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Greenland Mirror Wall success for Leo Houlding & Co

A team of alpinists comprised of Leo Houlding, Joe Möhle, Matt Pickles, Matt Pycroft and Waldo Etherington have made the first ascent of a new route up the hitherto unclimbed NW Face of the Mirror Wall in the Renland region of Greenland.

29.01.2015 by Planetmountain in Climbing

The Old Man of Hoy and Sir Chris Bonington

The video of The Old Man of Hoy, Scotland, climbed in August 2014 by Leo Houlding and one of the first ascentionists, the 80-year-old British mountaineer Chris Bonington.

01.09.2014 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Sir Chris Bonington climbs the Old Man of Hoy for 80th birthday

On 20 August British mountaineer Sir Chris Bonington, together with Leo Houlding, climbed The Old Man of Hoy, Orkney Islands, UK. The ascent celebrates Bonington's 80th birthday and is aimed at raising awareness and funds for motor neurone disease (MND) charities.

28.01.2013 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Ulvetanna Peak, new North East Ridge route in Antarctica

The North East ridge of Ulvetanna Peak (2931m) in the Antarctica has been climbed for the first time by Leo Houlding, Sean Leary, Alastair Lee, Jason Pickles, Chris Rabone and David Reeves.

31.03.2012 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Autana, The Yopo Wall trailer

The trailer for the film Autana and the route The Yopo Wall, established by Leo Houlding and companions on Cerro Autanta in Venezuela.

10.03.2012 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Cerro Autana, new route The Yopo Wall in Venezuela

From January 28 – February 5 2012 Leo Houlding, Jason Pickles, Sean Leary, Alastair Lee, Yupi Rangel, Alejandro Lamus established The Yopo Wall (400m, E6 6b, A1) up Cerro Autana in Venezuela.

07.06.2011 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Leo Houlding and The Prophet on El Capitan, Yosemite

Leo Houlding provides the details of The Prophet, his October 2010 new route on El Capitan, Yosemite, USA.

01.11.2010 by Planetmountain in Interviews

Leo Houlding interview after The Prophet on El Capitan

Interview with British climber after the first ascent of The Prophet on El Capitan, Yosemite, USA, carried out in 6 days in October 2010 with Jason Pickles and graded E9 7a, 5.13d R, 8b, 510m.

28.10.2010 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Leo Houlding frees The Prophet on El Capitan

British climber Leo Houlding has freed The Prophet, another free route on El Capitan, Yosemite.

18.06.2007 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Everest: Conrad Anker and Leo Houlding summit in the 1924 footsteps of Mallory and Irvine

On 14/06 Conrad Anker and Leo Houlding reached the summit of Everest following the footsteps of George Leigh Mallory and Andrew Irvine to shed light on the mystery of whether the two reached the summit of Everest on 8 June 1924.

Leo Houlding interview

Climber, mountaineer, but also keen snowboarder, surfer, skydiver, base jumper and nature lover, Leo Houlding is one of the most famous rock climbers and mountaineers in the world.

20.10.2005 by in Climbing

Caldwell repeats The Nose!

Yosemite news roundup. On 17 October Tommy Caldwell made a sub-12 hour ascent of the Nose, just days after his free ascent together with wife Beth Rodden. Nicolas Favresse from Belgium makes first ascent of L'Appât on El Capitan (VI 5.12d). Leo Houlding from England onsighted Half Dome's Regular Northwest Face and repeated Freerider.

27.06.2001 by PlanetMountain.com in Climbing

The West Face, Leaning Tower

On 16/06/01 Leo Houlding and Jason Pickles freed 9 out of 10 pitches of "The West Face" on the Leaning Tower, Yosemite.

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