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    Grossglockner: new route climbed by Hans Zlöbl and Ulrich Mühlburger
    22.10.2018 di Planetmountain in Alpinism

    Grossglockner: new route climbed by Hans Zlöbl and Ulrich Mühlburger

    Hans Zlöbl and Ulrich Mühlburger have made the first ascent of The Power of Love, a new climb up the SE Face of Großglockner, the highest mountain in Austria.

    Pietro Radassao makes first ascent of Frosolone Re Kaioh 8c+
    22.10.2018 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Pietro Radassao makes first ascent of Frosolone Re Kaioh 8c+

    At the crag Colle dell'Orso in Frosolone (Italy) Pietro Radassao has made the first scent of Re Kaioh, a possible 8c+.

    Wujiang Lead and Speed World Cup: live streaming from China
    21.10.2018 di Planetmountain in Competitions

    Wujiang Lead and Speed World Cup: live streaming from China

    Live streaming from Wujiang in China where the penultimate stage of the climbing Lead World Cup and Speed World Cup are currently taking place. The Lead finals will be streamed live today at 12:30.

    Champions Challenge 2018: photos & thoughts of Adam Ondra & Stefano Ghisolfi
    19.10.2018 di Planetmountain in Events

    Champions Challenge 2018: photos & thoughts of Adam Ondra & Stefano Ghisolfi

    The photos taken by Giampaolo Calzà and the thoughts of Stefano Ghisolfi and Adam Ondra about the recent Champions Challenge, the climbing event that took place last Saturday at Arco, Italy.

    Arco rock climbing: Mescalito on Colodri, the classic multi pitch climb by Renato Bernard and Renzo Vettori
    19.10.2018 di Carlo Cosi in Climbing

    Arco rock climbing: Mescalito on Colodri, the classic multi pitch climb by Renato Bernard and Renzo Vettori

    The route topo of Mescalito up Rupe Secca on Monte Colodri in Arco, the multi-pitch rock climb first ascended in 1982 by Renato Bernard and Renzo Vettori and widely considered a masterpiece of the Sarca Valley. By Carlo Cosi, mountain guide.

    Federica Mingolla climbs old projects in Valle dell’Orco, Italy
    18.10.2018 di Federica Mingolla in Climbing

    Federica Mingolla climbs old projects in Valle dell’Orco, Italy

    Italian climber Federica Mingolla reports about her first free ascent in Valle Orco, Italy, of an old project bolted in 2001 by Giovannino Massari and now graded 8a+. The route joins another nearby line freed by Mingolla a year ago: Occhi Nuovi 8a+.

    Pale di San Martino Dolomites: Manolo and Narci Simion establish Bebe Forever up Tacca Bianca
    16.10.2018 di Narci Simion in Climbing

    Pale di San Martino Dolomites: Manolo and Narci Simion establish Bebe Forever up Tacca Bianca

    On 29 August 2018 Manolo (aka Maurizio Zanolla) and Narci Simion made the first free ascent of Bebe Forever (100m, max 7b/c max 6c), a new rock climb up Tacca Bianca (Val Canali, Pale di San Martino, Dolomites). The line is dedicated to Gabriele 'Bebe' Simion, son of Narci. The report by Narci Simion.

    Adam Ondra, Stefano Ghisolfi and the special sense of climbing at the Arco Champions Challenge
    15.10.2018 di Vinicio Stefanello in Events

    Adam Ondra, Stefano Ghisolfi and the special sense of climbing at the Arco Champions Challenge

    On Saturday 13 October 2018 Adam Ondra and Stefano Ghisolfi took part in the Champions Challenge at Arco (Garda Trentino, Italy). Open to all, this was a day with the two champion athletes, at the Climbing Stadium and at the crag Pueblo di Massone.

    Rodellar in Spain, its climbing and the La Sportiva meeting portfolio
    15.10.2018 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Rodellar in Spain, its climbing and the La Sportiva meeting portfolio

    Climbing photos taken by Matteo Pavana of the La Sportiva athletes meeting that took place in Rodellar, Spain, from 21 - 23 September.

    Why not? Eleonora Delnevo attempts Zodiac on El Capitan in 2016
    14.10.2018 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Why not? Eleonora Delnevo attempts Zodiac on El Capitan in 2016

    The film Why not? documenting the attempt by Eleonora Delnevo to climb Zodiac on El Capitan in Yosemite in 2016 with Diego Pezzoli, Angelo Angelilli and Franco Perlotto.

    Adam Ondra and Stefano Ghisolfi at Arco for climbing's Champions Challenge
    12.10.2018 di Planetmountain in Events

    Adam Ondra and Stefano Ghisolfi at Arco for climbing's Champions Challenge

    Tomorrow, Saturday 13 October 2018, Arco di Trento in Italy will host the climbing challenge between Adam Ondra and Stefano Ghisolfi: an entire day at the Climbing Stadium and the crag Massone.

    Piolets d’Or 2018 ceremony in Poland / Report and photos
    12.10.2018 di Planetmountain in Events

    Piolets d’Or 2018 ceremony in Poland / Report and photos

    Complete report and photographs of the Piolets d’Or 2018, the prestigious annual mountaineering award celebrated from 20 - 23 September at Ladek Zdrój in Poland.

    Eleonora Delnevo & Co climb El Capitan Zodiac in Yosemite
    12.10.2018 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Eleonora Delnevo & Co climb El Capitan Zodiac in Yosemite

    Eleonora Delnevo - the Italian paraclimber paralysed from the waist down after a mountaineering accident in 2015 - has climbed the Zodiac route on El Capitan in Yosemite together with Mauro Gibellini, Diego Pezzoli and Antonio Pozzi.

    Cédric Lachat at Jansegg repeats Pirmin Bertle 9a+
    11.10.2018 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Cédric Lachat at Jansegg repeats Pirmin Bertle 9a+

    At Jansegg in Switzerland Cédric Lachat has repeated La Cène du Roi Lézard, the 9a+ established in 2017 by Pirmin Bertle.

    Champions Challenge: Adam Ondra - Stefano Ghisolfi interview before Saturday showdown
    11.10.2018 di Planetmountain in Interviews

    Champions Challenge: Adam Ondra - Stefano Ghisolfi interview before Saturday showdown

    Double interview with Stefano Ghisolfi and Adam Ondra who on Saturday 13 October 2018 at Arco di Trento (Garda Trentino), Italy, will take part in the Champions Challenge. This event is open to all; from the Climbing Stadium artificial wall to the historic Massone crag, this promises to be a day of climbing, fun and friendship.

    Grampians bouldering: Niccolò Ceria climbing in Australia
    11.10.2018 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Grampians bouldering: Niccolò Ceria climbing in Australia

    The video of Italian climber Niccolò Ceria bouldering at the Grampians in Australia.

    Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires: sport climbing's first medals
    10.10.2018 di Planetmountain in Competitions

    Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires: sport climbing's first medals

    Live streaming at 14:00 today from Buenos Aires where the first Youth Olympics Sport Climbing is taking place. The women's race was won yesterday by the Austria's Sandra Lettner, ahead of Slovenia's Vita Lukan and Laura Lammer from Austria.

    Aiguille d'Argentiere: new climbs in the Mont Blanc massif
    10.10.2018 di Ján Smoleň in Alpinism

    Aiguille d'Argentiere: new climbs in the Mont Blanc massif

    Slovak mountaineers Ondrej Húserka and Ján Smoleň have established two new rock climbs on Aiguille d’Argentière in the Mont Blanc massif: Crystal route up Contreforts Charlet-Straton and In memory of Červienka up Plateau du Jardin.

    Marmolada South Face climbed by Nikolaj Niebuhr, Danish mountaineer with hemiplegia
    09.10.2018 di Nikolaj Niebuhr in Alpinism

    Marmolada South Face climbed by Nikolaj Niebuhr, Danish mountaineer with hemiplegia

    Paraclimbing: Nikolaj Niebuhr has repeated the classic Bettega - Tomasson climb up the south face of Marmolada, Dolomites. This ascent marks an important moment for the 35-year-old Dane who, following an operation for cerebral edema aged 8, has been partially paralysed in the righthand side of his body.

    Eric Albertini frees Infinity 9a, the longest climb at Pueblo, Massone Arco
    08.10.2018 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Eric Albertini frees Infinity 9a, the longest climb at Pueblo, Massone Arco

    Rock climbing at Arco, Italy: at the crag Massone the 32-year-old electrician from Brescia Eric Albertini repeated the 9a Pure Dreaming and made the first ascent of Infinity. Graded 9a, this 50m outing is now the longest sport climb in the sector Pueblo at Massone.

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