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04.01.2010 by Dorota Dubicka in Events

Krakow Mountain Festival

Dorota Dubicka takes a look at the event which took place in Poland at the strat of December and attracted over 5000 visitors.

28.11.2009 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Sonnie Trotter, first trad ascent of Prosthetics at Mill Creek, Utah

Sonnie Trotter from Canada has made the first retro-trad ascent of Prosthetics 5.13d (r/x) at Mill Creek, Utah, USA.

21.04.2009 by Planetmountain in Events

57th TrentoFilmfestival preview

The 57th Trento FilmFestival, the oldest film festival dedicated to mountains, exploration and adventure takes place in Trento from 21 April to 3 May. The films, evenings, main players and meetings and some thoughts about the pre-Festival...

27.01.2009 by Nicholas Hobley in Interviews

Alex Honnold climbing interview

Interview with Alex Honnold, the American climber who burst into international limelight with his solos in America and hard extremes on Britain's gritstone.

13.10.2008 by PlanetMountain in Climbing

New Speed record on The Nose El Capitan by Yuji Hirayama and Hans Florine

Yuji Hirayama and Hans Florine have once again broken their Speed record on The Nose, El Capitan, climbing the route in 2:37:05

28.07.2008 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Yuji Hirayama - The Nose, big walls and bouldering

Interview with Japanese climber Yuji Hirayama after his recent record speed ascent of The Nose on El Capitan, Yosemite, together with Hans Florine.

03.07.2008 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Hans Florine and Yuji Hirayama set new record on The Nose, El Capitan

Hans Florine and Yuji Hirayama have set a new speed record on the Nose, El Capitan, Yosemite, climbing the route in 2:43:33.

03.03.2006 by PlanetMountain.com in Alpinism

Linea di Eleganza, Fitz Roy: first repeat and free ascent by Caldwell, Donahue and Roed

Linea di Eleganza, the route first climbed by Elio Orlandi, Horacio Codò and Luca Fava in February 2004 on Fitz Roy, has been repeated for the first time and freed in one single push at 5.12+ by the Americans Tommy Caldwell, Topher Donahue and Erik Roed.

03.11.2005 by PlanetMountain.com in Climbing

Caldwell climbs Nose & Freerider in a day!

Just two weeks after Caldwell's astounding repeat of the Nose, the young American has pushed things further by phenomenally climbing both the Nose and Freerider on El Capitan, Yosemite, in under 24 hours!

20.10.2005 by in Climbing

Caldwell repeats The Nose!

Yosemite news roundup. On 17 October Tommy Caldwell made a sub-12 hour ascent of the Nose, just days after his free ascent together with wife Beth Rodden. Nicolas Favresse from Belgium makes first ascent of L'Appât on El Capitan (VI 5.12d). Leo Houlding from England onsighted Half Dome's Regular Northwest Face and repeated Freerider.

11.06.2004 by Chris McNamara in Climbing

Caldwell frees Dihedral Wall

At the end of May Tommy Caldwell freed the Dihedral Wall, on El Capaitan, America. It is is now considered the hardest big wall free climb in Yosemite

27.09.2002 by Planetmountain.com in Climbing

Yuji Hirayama sets new Salathé record

Yuji Hirayama climbs the Salathé, Yosemite in 13 hours. This is the second, one-day free ascent after Tommy Caldwell.

23.08.2002 by Planetmountain.com in Climbing

Salathé: Caldwell free climbs Yosemite classic in a day

Tommy Caldwell becomes the first person to free climb the Salathé, Yoesemite, in a day

29.03.2001 by PlanetMountain.com in Climbing

Legrand and Hirayama to tour America

The two-month 'Pig Brothers Tour' of America by François Legrand and Yuji Hirayama gets underway to climb the hardest routes in the States




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