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17.09.2019 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Fred Nicole and Giuliano Cameroni, two climbing legends send Legacy in Rocklands

At Rocklands in South Africa the Swiss climbers Giuliano Cameroni and Fred Nicole have both climbed Legacy, a 9a sports climb.

15.06.2019 by Planetmountain in Climbing

James Webb climbs The Healing, one of his absolute best at Rocklands

American climber Jimmy Webb has made the first ascent of The Healing at Rocklands, describing the 8B+ boulder problem as 'one of the absolute best lines I’ve ever touched.'

11.06.2019 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Highball bouldering at Rocklands: Giuliano Cameroni, Shawn Raboutou, Daniel Woods

Giuliano Cameroni, Shawn Raboutou and Daniel Woods on two of the finest highball boulder problems at Rocklands in South Africa: The Smile and The Finnish Line.

16.02.2019 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Isabelle Faus sends Memory is Parallax, her third 8B+ boulder problem

Isabelle Faus has climbed Memory is Parallax, an 8B+ boulder problem at Elkland, Rocky Mountain National Park, USA.

13.09.2018 by Giuliano Cameroni in Climbing

Giuliano Cameroni at Rocklands beams up The Smile

Swiss climber Giuliano Cameroni reports about The Smile at Rocklands, South Africa, a boulder problem he freed at 8C which he believes is 'a contender for one of the best problems in the world'.

16.06.2018 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Katrin Lehmann boulders Kryptos, only second woman to send 8C

On 14 May Katrin Kaddi Lehmann repeated Kryptos, an 8C boulder problem at Morchelstock in Switzerland. In doing so she has become only the second woman to climb this grade after Ashima Shiraishi.

22.03.2018 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Niccolò Ceria climbs one of Italy's most beautiful boulder problems at Pietra del Toro

At Pietra del Toro in Basilicata Niccolò Ceria has made the first ascent of Goemon, describing the line as one of the most beautiful boulder problems in Italy.

10.02.2018 by Planetmountain in Climbing

12-year-old Oriane Bertone boulders 8B+

Oriane Bertone, the 12-year-old climber from France’s Réunion Island, has climbed Golden Shadow in Rocklands, South Africa. In doing so she has become the youngest person to climb an 8B+ boulder problem.

14.01.2018 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Jakob Schubert flashes 8B+ boulder Catalan Witness the Fitness

27-year-old Austrian climber Jakob Schubert has flashed the 8B+ boulder problem Catalan Witness the Fitness at Cova de Ocell in Spain.

04.12.2017 by Planetmountain in Climbing

James Pearson climbs Power Ranger, bold and beautiful trad at Chattanooga

British climber James Pearson has made the first ascent of the bold and difficult route Power Ranger (5.14R / 8c) at Sunset Rocks, Chattanooga, USA.

23.10.2017 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Angela Eiter climbs historic first female 9b with La planta de shiva in Spain

Austrian climber Angela Eiter has become the first woman in the world to climb 9b with her repeat of La planta de shiva, the sports climbed freed in 2011 by Adam Ondra nel 2011 at Villanueva del Rosario in Spain.

14.10.2017 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Come on John!

Backed up by his hilarious crew, John Thornton sends Caroline 7C+ at Rocklands, South Africa.

12.08.2017 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Jakob Schubert rocks Rocklands

On his first climbing trip to Rocklands, South Africa, Austria’s Jakob Schubert climbed more than 20 boulder problems graded 8B or harder.

24.07.2017 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Ned Feehally flashes 8B+ boulder in Rocklands

British climber Ned Feehally has flashed Trust Issues, an 8B+ boulder problem at Rocklands in South Africa. This is one of the hardest flash ascents to date.

16.07.2017 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Charles Albert climbs Monkey Wedding 8C barefoot at Rocklands

The video of French climber Charles Albert repeating the 8C boulder problem Monkey Wedding at Rocklands barefoot. Alexander Megos repeated this 2002 Fred Nicole test piece in just 30 minutes.

13.07.2017 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Ines Papert, Luca Lindič, Joseph Pfnür, Paul McSorley climb new trad in South Africa

In June Ines Papert, Joseph Pfnür, Luka Lindič and Paul McSorley made the fist ascent of Ruby Supernova, a new 520m high trad climb with difficulties up to ED1 7b+ (VI 5.12c) on Slanghoek Peak, Du Toits Kloof Mountains, South Africa

06.03.2017 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Rocklands: a climbing dreamland in South Africa forJorg Verhoeven, Katharina Saurwein

The video of Katharina Saurwein and Jorg Verhoeven climbing in the dreamland, chasing the finest boulder problems in Rocklands, South Africa.

03.03.2017 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Nina Williams claims first female ascent of Bishop highball Ambrosia

American rock climber Nina Williams has made the first female ascent of the famous highball boulder problem Ambrosia at Buttermilks, Bishop, USA.

20.01.2017 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Isabelle Faus climbing The Wheel of Chaos 8B+ at Rocky Mountain National Park

Bouldering video: Isabelle Faus climbing The Wheel of Chaos 8B+ at Rocky Mountain National Park, USA.

24.10.2016 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Nalle Hukkataival climbs Burden of Dreams and proposes world’s first 9A boulder problem

Finnish rock climber Nalle Hukkataival has made the first ascent of Burden of Dreams, his project at Lappnor in Finland, for which he has now suggested 9A. Should the grade be confirmed, this would be the first boulder problem to breach this difficulty worldwide.

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