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22.10.2009 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Matteo Gambaro frees Azione Diretta 8c+/9a at Piatta di Montemale, Italy

On 17 October Matteo Gambaro made the first ascent of Azione Diretta 8c+/9a at Borgata Piatta a Montemale, Cuneo, Italy.

13.10.2009 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Frankenjura climbing updates: Markus Bock, Sarah Seeger and Adam Ondra

Sarah Seeger climbs Steinbock 8c in the Frankenjura, Markus Bock creates his hardest to date, The Man That Follows Hell 9a+, while Adam Ondra makes swift work of two other testpieces in Germany's premier climbing area.

15.09.2009 by Planetmountain in Climbing

The limits of sport climbing: 9a soon a warm-up?

Patxi Usobiaga from Spain has climbed Hades 9a at the Austrian crag Götterwand second go, just like Adam Ondra on Der Heilige Graal 9a in Germany's Frankenjura.

12.06.2009 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Adam Ondra climbs Corona 9a+ in the Frankenjura

On 06/06/2009 Adam Ondra carried out the first repeat of Corona 9a+ in Germany's Frankenjura. The point of view of his photographer Vojtech Vrzba.

04.06.2009 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Top sport climbing: searching for the lost limit

The latest news from the crags, or rather, when 9a isn't that difficult anymore and 8c approaches a rest... Dani Andrada, Markus Bock, Edu Marin, Adam Ondra, Gérôme Pouvreau, Chris Sharma, Maja Vidmar but also Dino Lagni and Luca Zardini.

26.02.2009 by Nicholas Hobley in Interviews

Jerry Moffatt interview

Interview with Jerry Moffatt, one of the most successful climbers in the world during the 1980's and 1990's, with important first ascents such as Stone Love 8b+ in Germany's Frankenjura and Liquid Ambar 8c+ at Lower Pen Trwyn, Wales and The Ace FB8B at Stanage, England.

05.11.2008 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Patxi Usobiaga, Action Directe and victory after defeat

Interview with the Basque climber after his victory in the European Championship and his recent ascent of Action Direct.

23.05.2008 by PlanetMountain in Climbing

Adam Ondra repeats Action Directe, Frankenjura

On 19/05/2008 Adam Ondra repeated Action Direct 9a in the Frankenjura, Germany first ascended by Wolfgang Güllich in 1991.

06.05.2008 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Markus Bock Frankenjura 8c+

On 01/05/08 Markus Bock made the first ascent of Three Suns And One Star 11-/11 in the Frankenjura, Germany.

17.04.2008 by Planetmountain in Interviews

Adam Ondra interview

An in-depth interview with Adam Ondra, a mere 15 years old and already one of the most accomplished and talented sports climbers in the world.

30.10.2007 by PlanetMountain in Climbing

Gabriele Moroni 8c+ hattrick

Gabriele Moroni repeats SS 26 8c+/9a (Gressoney), Shangri-la 8c+ (Frankenjura) and Zauberfee 8c+ (Arco).

25.10.2007 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Markus Bock frees Matador 9a, Frankenjura

On 20/10/2007 Markus Bock made the first ascent of Matador 9a in the Frankenjura, Germany.

05.03.2007 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Gabriele Moroni repeats Odi social 8c+, Siurana

In February Gabriele Moroni repeated Odi social 8c+ at Siurana (Spain), the latest in his long list of extreme repeats.

22.11.2006 by PlanetMountain in Events

Zakopane Film Festival 2006

At the end of October the small Polish town Zakopan celebrated its second Mountain Film Festival. The winner of the Sportkania z Filmen Gorskim was L'Abisso by Alessandro Anderloni, whilst the spectators award went to Premeny Tatier by Pavel Barabasz.

26.10.2006 by PlanetMountain in Climbing

Markus Bock ascends Frankenjura's hardest

At the start of October Markus Bock made the first ascent of what he believes to be the hardest route in Germany's Frankenjura, "Corona" 11+ (French 9a+).

03.10.2006 by PlanetMountain in Climbing

Kilian Fischhuber repeats Action Directe

On 25 September Kilian Fischhuber made the 9th ascent of Action Directe 9a at the Waldkopf, Frankenjura, Germany.

19.09.2006 by PlanetMountain in Climbing

Adam Ondra 8c first ascent

Adam Ondra has made the first ascent of Vymena Manzelek 11- (F8c) at Moravsky Kras in the Czech Republic.

12.04.2006 by PlanetMountain.com in Climbing

Dave MacLeod frees Rhapsody E11 7a at Dumbarton Rock in Scotland

Scottish Dave MacLeod has climbed the direct finish to Requiem at Dumbarton Rock, Scotland, calling the climb Rhapsody and grading the route E11 7a. This makes it a strong contender for one of the hardest trad pitches in the world.

22.03.2006 by PlanetMountain.com in Climbing

Simpson frees A Muerte 8c+/9a

Rich Simpson has made the first ascent of A Muerte 8c+/9a at Siurana, Spain

07.01.2006 by PlanetMountain.com in Climbing

Wonder Ondra sends 8c+!

Adam Ondra from the Czech Republic has redpointed Alien Carnage 8c+ at Castillon, France.

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