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19.06.2017 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Ghisolfi, Puccio, Leslie-Wujastyk and Chanourdie: women’s climbing galore

A brief roundup of the latest sport climbing and bouldering sends carried out by Claudia Ghisolfi, Alex Puccio, Mina Leslie-Wujastyk, Katrin Gründler and Julia Chanourdie.

23.05.2017 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Alexander Megos claims second 9a onsight with TCT at Gravere

Interview with Alexander Megos who on Sunday, May 21, 2017 at Gravere in Italy managed to onsight the 9a sport climb TCT. This is the German’s second 9a onsight after the historic world’s first 9a onsight in 2013.

25.04.2017 by Nicholas Hobley in Climbing

Sport climbing... not only Adam Ondra!

The latest sport climbing news concerning not only Adam Ondra, who at San Rocchino close to Camaiore in Italy made the first ascent of Naturalmente 9a+, but also Klemen Bečan, Felipe Camargo, Sasha Di Giulian, Matty Hong, Anna Liina Laitinen, Alexander Megos, Silvio Reffo, Angelina Scarth-Johnson, Laura Rogora, Jonathan Siegrist, Domen Škofic, Stephan Vogt and Barbara Zangerl.

19.04.2017 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Adam Ondra frees Queen line, first 9b sport climb at Arco

Yesterday at Laghel close to Arco (Italy) the Czech climber Adam Ondra made the first ascent of Queen Line, the first sport climb in the area to be graded 9b.

23.03.2017 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Mélissa Le Nevé becomes first woman to boulder 8B+ at Fontainebleau

With her recent ascent of Mécanique élémentaire, French climber Mélissa Le Nevé has become the first woman to climb an 8B+ boulder problem at Fontainebleau in France.

15.02.2017 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Laura Rogora / Climbing into the future

Interview with Italian climber Laura Rogora who, aged a mere 15, made the first ascent of a route at Collepardo on the outskirts of Rome which could be one of the hardest sport climbs ever freed by a woman.

20.01.2017 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Dolomites drytooling: Dariusz Sokołowski traces A Line Above The Sky

In December 2016 Poland’s Dariusz Sokołowski repeated A Line Above The Sky, one of the most difficult drytooling climbs in the world, freed at Tomorrow's World in the Dolomites by Britain’s Tom Ballard in 2016.

11.11.2016 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Ralf Grabowski Walks the plank in Germany’s Kochel

The video of Ralf Grabowski making the first ascent of 'Walk the plank' 9a at Rockywand, Kochel, Germany.

31.10.2016 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Dai Koyamada, Alexander Megos and Daniel Jung find Frankenjura friction

While Alexander Megos has repeated Becoming, a 9a+ sports climb in Germany’s Frankenjura, Daniel Jung and Dai Koyamada have repeated Corona 9a+ nearby.

15.10.2016 by Planetmountain in Environment

Video: Lena Herrmann climbing Battle Cat 8c+ in Frankenjura

The video of Germany's Lena Herrmann climbing her first 8c+, Battle Cat in the Frankenjura.

14.09.2016 by Nicholas Hobley in Climbing

Action Directe, Wolfgang Güllich's 25-year-old Frankenjura masterpiece

Action Directe was established by Wolfgang Güllich on 14 September 1991 at Waldkopf in Germany's Frankenjura. The route set new new standards in sport climbing and now, precisely twenty-five years after the first ascent, Planetmountain.com takes a step back in time to discover more about one of the most famous sport climbs in the world and the man who made it happen.

19.08.2016 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Alexander Megos flashes The Path at Lake Louise in Canada

The German climber Alexander Megos has made an impressive flash ascent of The Path at Lake Louise in Canada. This extremely difficult trad climb was freed by Sonnie Trotter in 2007 and is graded 5.14 (8b+).

17.08.2016 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Stefano Carnati climbs 9a at Céüse and Entraygues in France

During a few short trips to France, Italy’s Stefano Carnati repeated Condè de Choc 9a at Entraygues in the Briançon region and Le Cadre Nouvelle 9a at Ceuse.

14.08.2016 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Laura Rogora waltzes up Wallstreet in Frankenjura

Laura Rogora has climbed Wallstreet, the historic world’s first 8c freed in 1987 by Wolfgang Güllich in Germany’s Frankenjura.

19.06.2016 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Rustam Gelmanov repeats Daniel Woods' Hypnotized Minds at RMNP

Russian climber Rustam Gelmanov climbs Hypnotized Minds, the boulder problem put up by Daniel Woods in the Rocky Mountain National Park graded 8C/8C+.

16.06.2016 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Lena Herrmann first German woman to climb 8c+

22-year-old German Lena Herrmann has climbed her first 8c+, Battle Cat in the Frankenjura. With this ascent she has become the first German woman to climb a route of this difficulty.

15.06.2016 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Stefano Carnati climbs Action Directe in the Frankenjura

18 year-old Italian climber Stefano Carnati has repeated Action Directe, the legendary 9a sport climb established by Wolfgang Güllich in Germany’s Frankenjura in 1991.

03.06.2016 by Planetmountain in Interviews

Alexander Megos climbs Hubble. The Raven Tor interview.

Interview with German climber Alexander Megos who on 31/05/2016 repeated Hubble, the climb first ascended by Ben Moon in 1990 at Raven Tor, UK, hailed as the world’s first 8c+.

02.06.2016 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Adam Ondra climbs 9a+ in a day

In repeating Geocache in Germany’s Frankenjura, Czech sport climber Adam Ondra has now climbed his first 9a+ in a day.

26.04.2016 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Jerry Moffatt: from the Campus Board to early sports climbing training

Video interview with British rock climber Jerry Moffatt, one of the driving forces in sports climbing and bouldering during the 1980's and 1990’s. The interview also features early footage of Moffatt training together with Ben Moon in their Sheffield cellar.

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