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12.10.2019 by Planetmountain in Climbing

The Nose Speed Record, the Alex Honnold and Tommy Caldwell film teaser

The teaser of the new movie The Nose Speed Record which documents the speed record up El Capitan in Yosemite set by Alex Honnold and Tommy Caldwell.

26.07.2019 by Planetmountain in Climbing

El Capitan Gigapixel climbing photo

The high resolution image of El Capitan in Yosemite, USA, and all its big wall rock climbs produced by BluePlanet VR. Zoom in to explore The Nose, the Salathé, Zodiac and all the other big wall climbs on El Cap.

17.07.2019 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Jorg Verhoeven and Katharina Saurwein single-pitch climbing in Yosemite

Watch Jorg Verhoeven and Katharina Saurwein climbing some of the most famous single pitch rock climbs in Yosemite after retiring from climbing competitions.

29.06.2019 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Barbara Zangerl climbs Pre-Muir Wall, beautiful big wall on El Capitan in Yosemite

Austrian climber Barbara Zangerl accompanied by her partner Jacopo Larcher has completed a free ascent of the Pre-Muir Wall, a beautiful big wall up El Capitan in Yosemite.

25.02.2019 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Oscars: Free Solo featuring Alex Honnold climbing El Capitan wins Best Documentary

The film Free Solo that chronicles the extraordinary solo, ropeless ascent of Alex Honnold up El Capitan in Yosemite has won an Oscar for Best Documentary. Directed by Jimmy Chin and Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi, this is the first time a climbing film has won the most prestigious award in filmmaking.

11.02.2019 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Free Solo featuring Alex Honnold climbing El Capitan wins BAFTA and Eddie Awards

Free Solo, the film that portrays Alex Honnold and his ropeless ascent of Freerider up El Capitan in Yosemite directed by Jimmy Chin and Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi, won a BAFTA award last night in the Documentary category. In early February, Free Solo won a Eddie Award at the American Cinema Editors Awards 2019.

22.01.2019 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Oscars 2019 nominations: Free Solo featuring Alex Honnold climbing El Capitan

The film Free Solo directed by Jimmy Chin and Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi that documents Alex Honnold and his journey to climb, without a rope, Freerider up El Capitan in Yosemite, has been nominated for an Oscar Award 2019.

15.12.2018 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Parody of Free Solo, the film about Alex Honnold climbing Freerider without a rope

The parody of the trailer to Free Solo that documents Alex Honnold and his climb without a rope of Freerider up El Capitan in Yosemite on 3 June 2017

10.12.2018 by Tommy Caldwell in Environment

Tommy Caldwell, climate change and Yosemite valley

Starting from what he has observed in the Yosemite Valley, American climber Tommy Caldwell shares his concerns about climate change.

06.12.2018 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Nina Caprez and Eline Le Menestrel climbing The Nose, El Capitan

The video of Nina Caprez and Eline Le Menestrel repeating The Nose, the famous big wall climb up El Capitan in Yosemite, USA.

30.11.2018 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Adam Ondra onsight attempt on the Salathé Wall in Yosemite / VBlog #6

Adam Ondra attempting to onsight the crux pitches of the Salathé Wall up El Capitan in Yosemite, USA. Belayed by Nicolas Favresse in autumn 2018, the Czech climber deals with the Enduro corner and tries his luck on the Headwall.

25.11.2018 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Adam Ondra climbing the Salathé Wall in Yosemite / VBlog #5

Adam Ondra attempting to onsight the Salathé Wall up El Capitan in Yosemite, USA, belayed by Nicolas Favresse in autumn 2018.

21.11.2018 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Connor Herson, 15, free climbs The Nose on El Capitan in Yosemite

Connor Herson has made a free ascent of The Nose on El Capitan in Yosemite. Climbing with his father Jim Herson over a three-day period, Connor is one of the few climbers to achieve this feat. Aged only 15, he is also the youngest person to free climb The Nose.

20.11.2018 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Keita Kurakami climbs The Nose on El Capitan free and rope solo

Climbing solo and self-belayed for five days, Japan’s Keita Kurakami has repeated The Nose on El Capitan (Yosemite, USA). This is the first time that the route freed in 1993 by Lynn Hill has been climbed rope solo all free.

19.11.2018 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Adam Ondra on the road to the Salathé Wall in Yosemite / VBlog #4

Czech climber Adam Ondra on the road to the Salathé Wall up El Capitan in Yosemite, USA, is the theme of the fourth episode of Ondra’s fourth VBlog

09.11.2018 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Carlo Traversi repeats Meltdown, the Beth Rodden masterpiece in Yosemite

American climber Carlo Traversi has made the first repeat of Meltdown (5.14c) in Yosemite, first ascended in 2008 by Beth Rodden.

08.11.2018 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Alex Honnold Freerider / Breathtaking El Capitan 360° video

The 360° video of Alex Honnold making his amazing free solo ascent of Freerider on El Capitan (Yosemite).

05.11.2018 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Adam Ondra almost onsights Salathé Wall on El Capitan, Yosemite

Czech rock climber Adam Ondra has attempted but only just failed to onsight the Salathé Wall on El Capitan in Yosemite, USA.

02.11.2018 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Alex Honnold, Freerider, El Capitan: what if he falls?

The short film featuring Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi and Jimmy Chin as they analyse the production of Free Solo, the film that documents Alex Honnold and his climb without ropes of Freerider up El Capitan, Yosemite, USA in June 2017.

14.10.2018 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Why not? Eleonora Delnevo attempts Zodiac on El Capitan in 2016

The film Why not? documenting the attempt by Eleonora Delnevo to climb Zodiac on El Capitan in Yosemite in 2016 with Diego Pezzoli, Angelo Angelilli and Franco Perlotto.

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