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05.04.2021 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Barbara Zangerl explosive on Sprengstoff, 9a at Lorünser Wändle in Austria

At the crag Lorünser Wändle in Austria Barbara Zangerl has made the first repeat of the 9a Sprengstoff, freed by Jacopo Larcher in November 2020.

30.03.2021 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Sébastien Berthe repeats Tarragó in a day at Montserrat in Spain

Seb Berthe from Belgium has made a single day repeat of Tarragó (240m, 8b+) at Montserrat in Spain.

22.03.2021 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Adam Ondra and Alex Honnold discuss sport climbing, big walls and more

Watch Adam Ondra and Alex Honnold discuss their sport climbing, big wall climbing and more.

08.03.2021 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Jorg Verhoeven and his Never Ending Climbing Projects

35-year-old Dutchman Jorg Verhoeven explains three of his most recent climbing projects

Yosemite Half Dome integral ski descent by Zach Milligan, Jason Torlano

American alpinists Jason Torlano and Zach Milligan have skied down Half Dome. This is reputed to be the first integral descent from the summit all the way back down into Yosemite Valley.

01.03.2021 by Planetmountain in Interviews

Alex Buisse and his Mont Blanc Lines climbing posters

Interview with French photographer Alex Buisse about his Mont Blanc Lines climbing poster project.

10.02.2021 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Adam Ondra, Tommy Caldwell talk climbing Dawn Wall, El Capitan et al

Watch Tommy Caldwell and Adam Ondra discussing the Dawn Wall on El Capitan in Yosemite, talking about their climbing and more.

02.02.2021 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Video: 2015 Salathé Wall Speed record by Alix Morris, Libby Sauter

Watch Libby Sauter and Alix Morris set the female speed record on Salathé Wall in Yosemite Valley in October 2015.

05.01.2021 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Farewell to George Whitmore, pioneer of The Nose on El Capitan

American rock climber George Whitmore has died at the age of 89. Together with Wayne Merry and Warren Harding he made the first ascent of The Nose on El Capitan in Yosemite in 1958.

18.12.2020 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Emily Harrington climbing Golden Gate / Behind the scenes on El Capitan

On November 3rd, 2020, Emily Harrington climbed Golden Gate on El Cazpitan in Yosemite all free in a single day. This is a behind the scenes look at her send.

20.11.2020 by Sébastien Berthe in Climbing

Sébastien Berthe sends his first 9a+, Super-Crackinette at St. Leger

Belgian climber Seb Berthe reports about his first 9a+ redpoint, Super-Crackinette at Saint-Léger-du-Ventoux in France. Success came about after a relentless summer on some of the hardest multi-pitch climbs across the Alps.

05.11.2020 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Emily Harrington climbs El Capitan’s Golden Gate in a day

Supported by Alex Honnold, American rock climber Emily Harrington has made a free ascent of Golden Gate on El Capitan in Yosemite in 21 hours 13 minutes.

26.10.2020 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Federica Mingolla stars in A New Morning

The video portrait of Federica Mingolla that explores the path the Italian has taken from her early sport climbing days to evolving into one of the world’s most compete climbers.

15.10.2020 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Barbara Zangerl climbs Greenspit in Valle dell’Orco

Austrian climber Barbara Zangerl has become the first woman to climb Greenspit, the difficult trad route first ascended by Didier Berthod in Valle dell’Orco, Italy.

14.10.2020 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Glen Denny, the Golden Age of Yosemite photographer

The video tribute to Glen Denny, the American climber and photographer who captured through his images the Golden Age of rock climbing in Yosemite National Park, by the American Alpine Club Legacy Series.

17.09.2020 by Giacomo Meliffi. in Climbing

Giacomo Meliffi makes free solo ascent of Legoland, legendary crack climb in Valle dell’Orco

Italian climber Giacomo Meliffi has made a free solo ascent of Legoland, the famous crack climb in Valle dell’Orco, Italy.

09.08.2020 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Barbara Zangerl, Jacopo Larcher make first repeats of Beat Kammerlander’s Rätikon Kampfzone

On 06/08/2020 Barbara Zangerl made the first repeat of Kampfzone, an 8b+ multi-pitch in the Rätikon first ascended by Beat Kammerlander ground-up in 2013 and freed in 2017. Jacopo Larcher followed suit yesterday.

24.07.2020 by Nicholas Hobley in Interviews

Adam Ondra onsights Il Maratoneta, Manolo’s historic 8b+ at Paklenica in Croatia

Interview with Czech rock climber Adam Ondra who has made the first onsight of Il Maratoneta, the first 8b+ in Croatia freed by Maurizio 'Manolo' Zanolla in 1987 and at the time one of the hardest climbs in the world. Furthermore, he has made the first ascent of Genius Loci 9a which adds a variation start to Il Maratoneta.

20.07.2020 by Planetmountain in Alpinism

Sébastien Berthe blasts up Bellavista on Cima Ovest di Lavaredo

Climbing with David Leduc, on Friday 17 July Belgian climber Sébastien Berthe made a singe-day repeat of Bellavista, the difficult multi-pitch on Cima Ovest di Lavaredo in the Dolomites.

01.07.2020 by Planetmountain in Climbing

Hazel Findlay repeats Johnny Dawes classic The Quarryman

British rock climber Hazel Findlay has repeated the classic Johnny Dawes testpiece The Quarryman in the Dinorwig slate quarries above Llanberis in North Wales.




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