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05.03.2015 by Planetmountain in Events

Piolet d'Or 2015: three expeditions selected

Three expeditions have been selected for the Piolets d'Or 2015: the traverse of the Fitz Roy range by Tommy Caldwell and Alex Honnold,the ascent ofl Thamserku by the Russians Alexander Gukov and Alexei Lonchinskiy and the ascent of Hagshu by the Slovenians Ales Cesen, Luka Lindic and Marko Prezelj. During the 23rd edition of the prestigious mountaineering award, which will be celebrated from 9 - 12 April 2015 at Courmayeur and Chamonix at the foot of Mont Blanc, Britain's Sir Chris Bonington will receive the Piolet d'Or Lifetime Achievement Award at Courmayeur on 11 April 2015.

28.02.2015 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Colin Haley and Alex Honnold attempt one-day Torre Traverse in Patagonia

In Patagonia American alpinists Colin Haley and Alex Honnold have attempted a one day ascent of the Cerro Torre Traverse, enchaining Cerro Torre, Torre Egger, Punta Herron and Cerro Standhardt. The two were forced to turn back just two pitches below the last summit due to the Patagonian winds.

20.02.2015 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Piolet d'Or 2015 and the big list of 58 climbs

58 ascents carried out in 2014 have been included in the "Big list" of the Piolets d'Or, the most prestigious mountaineering award that will be celebrated between 9 - 12 April, 2015 at Courmayeur and Chamonix, at the foot of Mont Blanc.

11.01.2015 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Dawn Wall frenzy reaches fever pitch as Caldwell and Jorgeson climb to new heights on El Capitan

Both Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson have reached new personal high points during their endeavour to free climb in a single, ground-up push the Dawn Wall project on El Capitan, Yosemite.

09.01.2015 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Fitz Roy traverse. The video of Tommy Caldwell and Alex Honnold in Patagonia

The video of Tommy Caldwell and Alex Honnold and the historic first traverse of the major ridge line of Fitz Roy in Patagonia.

31.12.2014 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson start Dawn Wall push

American climbers Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson are currently on making their ground-up attempt to free Dawn Wall on El Capitan in Yosemite.

01.12.2014 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Alex Honnold and Josh McCoy repeat the Muir Wall in Yosemite

American climber Alex Honnold, together with Josh McCoy, has free climbed the Muir Wall (5.13b/c) and PreMuir (5.13c/d) El Capitan, Yosemite.

12.11.2014 by Planetmountain in Books-press

National Geographic People's Choice Adventurer of the Year

From 07/11/2014 to 31/01/2015 you can cast your vote online for the National Geographic Adventurer of the Year 2014. Nominees include Tommy Caldwell, Kit DesLauriers, Will Gadd, Wasfia Nazreen and Ueli Steck.

24.10.2014 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Yosemite: El Capitan climbing action

Jorg Verhoeven, Alex Honnold, Tommy Caldwell, Kevin Jorgeson, Mayan Smith-Gobat, Libby Sauter, Chantel Astorga, Quinn Brett, Pete Whittaker, Tom Randall are all in Yosemite currently attempting their projects on El Capitan...

21.10.2014 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Alex Honnold solo climbs Heaven in Yosemite

The climbing video of Alex Honnold soloing Heaven in Yosemite, USA.

27.08.2014 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Africa Fusion, Alex Honnold and Hazel Findlay in South Africa

The video of Alex Honnold and Hazel Findlay and their climbing trip to South Africa.

21.08.2014 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Alex Honnold and the Relativity Of Risk

The video of Alex Honnold talking about his climbing without a rope and the relativity of risk

17.06.2014 by Planetmountain in Books-press

Valley Uprising, the history of rock climbing in Yosemite Valley, USA

The trailer of Valley Uprising, the documentary that retraces the history of rock climbing in Yosemite Valley, USA.

30.04.2014 by Block & Wall in Events

Block & Wall, the third stage of Salewa Rockshow at Trento

The third Block & Wall street boulder took place at Trento, Italy on Saturday 26 April. This was also he third Italian stage of the Salewa Rockshow 2014. The report by Team Block & Wall.

04.04.2014 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Dani Arnold solos Crack Baby on Breitwangflue in 27 minutes and 13 seconds

On Sunday 9 March Swiss alpinist Dani Arnold solo climbed Crack Baby up the Breitwangflue in Switzerland in a mere 27 minutes and 13 seconds.

26.03.2014 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Sean Leary dies in BASE jump accident

On 13 March the American climber Sean Leary died during a BASE jump accident in Utah, USA

24.02.2014 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Patagonia: Californiana Sit Start by the Ragni di Lecco

The two Italian Ragni di Lecco alpinists Luca Schiera and Matteo della Bordella, and Swissman Silvan Schüpbach have climbed what they have called the Californiana Sit Start, an enchainement of Aguja de la Silla with Cerro Fitz Roy in Patagonia.

24.02.2014 by Planetmountain in Interviews

Tommy Caldwell and Alex Honnold: the great Fitz Roy traverse interview

Interview with Americans Tommy Caldwell and Alex Honnold who from 12 - 16 February 2014 carried out the coveted first traverse of the major ridge line of Fitz Roy in Patagonia.

18.02.2014 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Fitz Roy Traverse: Tommy Caldwell and Alex Honnold complete first ascent in Patagonia

From 12 - 16 February 2014 the Americans Tommy Caldwell and Alex Honnold completed the coveted first traverse of the major ridge line of Fitz Roy in Patagonia.

17.02.2014 by Ivo Ferrari in Alpinism

On fingertips, with head and heart. By Di Ivo Ferrari

The elusive sense of solo climbing. The thoughts of Ivo Ferrari about climbing without a rope, dedicated to Alex Honnold and all solo climbers.

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