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23.05.2022 by Planetmountain in Interviews

Mathew Wright deciphers Lake District's E11 Lexicon

Interview with Mathew Wright after the 23-year-old British rock climber made the fourth ascent of Lexicon, the E11 at Pavey Ark in the Lake District first ascended by Neil Gresham in summer 2021.

08.11.2021 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Will Bosi finally climbs Brandenburg Gate, longstanding project at Raven Tor, UK

On Sunday 7 November 2021 Scottish climber William Bosi has made the first ascent of the last outstanding project at Raven Tor, Brandenburg Gate, grading the climb 9a+.

28.10.2021 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Toby Roberts repeats Hubble at Raven Tor in England

16-year-old British rock climber Toby Roberts has repeated Hubble, the milestone sport climb established by Ben Moon in 1990 at Raven Tor, England.

09.11.2020 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Video: Buster Martin climbing Ben Moon's Hubble at Raven Tor

The video of British climber Buster Martin and his autumn 2020 repeat of Hubble, the legendary climb first ascended in 1990 by Ben Moon at Raven Tor in England.

13.10.2020 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Hubble climbed by Buster Martin at Raven Tor

British climber Buster Martin has made the 10th ascent of Hubble, first ascended by Ben Moon at Raven Tor, England, in 1990.

02.10.2020 by Planetmountain in Interviews

Mathew Wright repeats Hubble, the Ben Moon masterpiece at Raven Tor

22-year old British rock climber Mathew Wright has made a rare ascent of Hubble, the Ben Moon masterpiece at Raven Tor. First ascended in 1990 and hailed as the world’s first 8c+, this is increasingly considered the world’s first 9a.

03.08.2020 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Ben Moon, Jerry Moffatt, Johnny Dawes featuring in 80s Birth of Extreme

The film 80's Birth of Extreme by Alun Hughes, featuring some of the most important moments in British sport climbing during the 1980s. Featuring Ben Moon, Jerry Moffatt and Johnny Dawes.

31.07.2020 by Nicholas Hobley in Interviews

Ben Moon / The British rock climbing legend interview

Interview with British rock climber Ben Moon, one of the world’s greatest rock climbers throughout the 1980’s and early 1990’s with landmark first ascents such one of Britain’s first 8a, Statement of Youth at Lower Pen Trwyn in Wales and Hubble at Raven Tor, hailed as the world’s first 8c+ and increasingly considered the world’s first 9a.

05.02.2020 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Will Bosi climbs his first 9b, La Capella at Siurana in Spain

21-year-old William Bosi has climbed La Capella at Siurana in Spain today. In doing so he has sent his first 9b sports climb.

26.05.2019 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Alexander Feichter discovers Sid Lives at Nago, Arco

South Tyrolean climber Alexander Feichter has repeated Sid Lives, the 9a sports climb put up by Gabriele Moroni at Nago, Arco, Italy.

26.11.2018 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Ben Moon repeats Evolution, Jerry Moffatt 8c+ at Raven Tor

British climber Ben Moon (52) has repeated Evolution, the 8c+ sports climb freed by Jerry Moffatt at Ravens Tor, England.

24.12.2017 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Adam Ondra vs Rainman, Britain's hardest sport climb

The video of Adam Ondra attempting Rainman, the most difficult sport climb in great Britain freed at Malham Cove by Steve McClure and graded 9b.

13.11.2016 by Planetmountain in Climbing

William Bosi repeats Hubble at Raven Tor

On 25 October 2016 William Bosi from Scotland repeated of Hubble, Ben Moon’s 1990 masterpiece at Raven Tor, England

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.

28.07.2016 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Alexander Megos climbing Hubble

The video of Germany’s Alexander Megos climbing Hubble at Raven Tor, UK, narrated by British climber Jerry Moffat.

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+.

19.11.2015 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Gabriele Moroni frees Sid Lives 9a at Nago (Arco)

On 12/11/2015 at Nago close to Arco (Garda Trentino, Italy) Gabriele Moroni has made the first ascent of Sid Lives, a new 9a sports climb.

04.11.2015 by Severino Scassa in Climbing

From Noia to Lapsus at Andonno in Italy. By Severino Scassa

Severino Seve Scassa, who climbed Italy’s first 8c+ in 1993 with Noia at Andonno, shares his views about Lapsus, the new route freed at the same crag by Stefano Ghisolfi graded 9b.

26.10.2015 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Niccolò Ceria cruises Moon's Voyager

Italian climber Niccolò Ceria has made the first repeat of Voyager sit, the 8B+ boulder problem put up by Ben Moon in 2006 on the gritstone outcrop Burbage North in England’s Peak District.

10.06.2015 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Video: Ben Moon talks Rainshadow at Malham Cove

The video interview with Ben Moon after his ascent of Rainshadow at Malham Cove, England. This is Moon's second 9a, almost 25 years after his first ascent of Hubble at Raven Tor.

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