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    Symon Welfringer delights in Delicatessen, Ro.Ma and other Corsica classics
    16.06.2021 di Symon Welfringer in Climbing

    Symon Welfringer delights in Delicatessen, Ro.Ma and other Corsica classics

    French alpinist Symon Welfringer has repeated numerous hard multi-pitch rock climbs in the Bavella massif of Corsica, including single-day ascents of Delicatessen, Ro.Ma, Parfum de Violence and La Baraka.

    Will Bosi repeats Northern Lights, classic 9a at Kilnsey
    15.06.2021 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Will Bosi repeats Northern Lights, classic 9a at Kilnsey

    Scottish climber William Bosi has repeated Northern Lights 9a at Kilnsey, England.

    Vibram Sole Factor Mobile Lab and the Vibram XS Eco climbing shoe rubber


    Vibram Sole Factor Mobile Lab and the Vibram XS Eco climbing shoe rubber


    Vibram XS Eco is the new green climbing shoe rubber which from today until the 25th of June main feature of the Vibram Sole Factor Mobile Lab. A limited number of climbers, by registering on the Vibram Testerplace platform, will receive a free customisation of their climbing shoes and become real 'testers' of the new climbing sole.

    Bronwyn Hodgins repeats Golden Gate on El Capitan in Yosemite
    11.06.2021 di Planetmountain in Interviews

    Bronwyn Hodgins repeats Golden Gate on El Capitan in Yosemite

    Interview with 28-year-old Canadian rock climber Bronwyn Hodgins who this spring made a free ascent of the 5.13a big wall Golden Gate on El Capitan in Yosemite.

    Watch Stefano Ghisolfi attempt Bibliographie at Céüse
    10.06.2021 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Watch Stefano Ghisolfi attempt Bibliographie at Céüse

    Watch Italian climber Stefano Ghisolfi at Céüse in France making his first attempts on Bibliographie, the second 9c in the world established in 2020 by Alex Megos.

    James Taylor liberates Prisoners of the Sun at Anglesey in North Wales
    10.06.2021 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    James Taylor liberates Prisoners of the Sun at Anglesey in North Wales

    British rock climber James Taylor has made the first ascent of Prisoners of the Sun, an impressively difficult and dangerous E10 7a trad climb at Rhoscolyn on Holy Island, Anglesey, Wales.

    Five must see crags at Arco, the birthplace of sport climbing as we know it

    Five must see crags at Arco, the birthplace of sport climbing as we know it

    Massone, Nago, Belvedere, Spiaggia delle Lucertole and Calvario: five crags you must visit to savour the best sport climbing around Arco and Lake Garda. This is the first article in a series made with Vibram, to celebrate climbing yesterday, today and tomorrow as part of its 'Learn to Climb with Vibram' project.

    Eneko & Iker Pou free Jon on La Leze arch in Spain
    09.06.2021 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Eneko & Iker Pou free Jon on La Leze arch in Spain

    Across the La Leze arch in Spain Basque rock climbers Iker and Eneko Pou have made the first free ascent of the spectacular multipitch Jon, first ascended by Rafael Heras and José Otxoa de Eribe in 1992.

    Dolorock Climbing Festival 2021 returns to the Dolomites in July
    09.06.2021 di Planetmountain in Events

    Dolorock Climbing Festival 2021 returns to the Dolomites in July

    The Dolorock Climbing Festival is back and for the eighth edition of the Dolomites climbing festival the organisers have devised a new formula: the meeting no longer takes place on a specific day, but climbing in the Höhlensteintal / Landro Valley can be carried out throughout July.

    Jonas Schild sends Bain de Sang at Saint Loup in Switzerland
    07.06.2021 di Jonas Schild in Climbing

    Jonas Schild sends Bain de Sang at Saint Loup in Switzerland

    
On 4 May 2021 Swiss mountain guide Jonas Schild repeated Bain de Sang, the classic 9a at Saint Loup in Switzerland first ascended by Fred Nicole in 1993.



    Val Sapin Tiro Leader climbing challenge above Courmayeur in Valle d’Aosta
    06.06.2021 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Val Sapin Tiro Leader climbing challenge above Courmayeur in Valle d’Aosta

    This summer and autumn the picturesque Val Sapin above Courmayeur in Italy’s Aosta Valley hosts the third edition of Tiro Leader, a climbing challenge to free two difficult sport climbs at the historic crag La città di Uruk. The first to free the routes bolted by Federica Mingolla and Alberto Gnerro receive € 1,000 prize money. Furthermore, on 20 August Manolo will climb with children prior to his evening talk at the Jardin de l’Ange.


    Watch Margo Hayes climb Biographie at Céüse in France
    05.06.2021 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Watch Margo Hayes climb Biographie at Céüse in France

    Reel Rock have released remastered footage of Margo Hayes climbing Biographie at Céüse in France in 2017

    Alessandro Larcher greenpoints Bombo Balla, 8b+ trad at Bus de Vela
    04.06.2021 di Alessandro Larcher in Climbing

    Alessandro Larcher greenpoints Bombo Balla, 8b+ trad at Bus de Vela

    Alessandro Larcher reports about his greenpoint ascent of Bombo Balla at Bus de Vela above Trento, Italy. Put in other words, the Italian rock climber repeated the 8b+ sport climb in October 2020 skipping the bolts and as a trad climb.

    Gravere defies gravity: Claudia Ghisolfi, Giorgio Tomatis send L'extremacura plus 8c+
    03.06.2021 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Gravere defies gravity: Claudia Ghisolfi, Giorgio Tomatis send L'extremacura plus 8c+

    At Gravere in Piedmont, Italy, Claudia Ghisolfi and Giorgio Tomatis have both redpointed L'extrema cura plus 8c+. Tomatis also managed to flash the 8c Extrema cura.

    Dinara Fakhritdinova repeats Max Factor in Crimea, becomes first Russian woman to climb 9a
    02.06.2021 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Dinara Fakhritdinova repeats Max Factor in Crimea, becomes first Russian woman to climb 9a

    Russian rock climber Dinara Fakhritdinova has repeated Max Factor, 9a at Bakhchisaray in Crimea. In doing so she has become the first Russian woman to climb 9a.

    The New life of Caroline Ciavaldini and James Pearson
    31.05.2021 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    The New life of Caroline Ciavaldini and James Pearson

    The video of Caroline Ciavaldini and James Pearson tackling their biggest adventure of all: parenthood.

    Le Voyage at Annot in France repeated by Barbara Zangerl, Jacopo Larcher, Siebe Vanhee
    31.05.2021 di Planetmountain in Climbing

    Le Voyage at Annot in France repeated by Barbara Zangerl, Jacopo Larcher, Siebe Vanhee

    At Annot in France Barbara Zangerl, Jacopo Larcher and Siebe Vanhee have all repeated the difficult trad climb Le Voyage, first ascended by James Pearson in 2017.

    Salt Lake City Boulder World Cup 2021 live streaming
    30.05.2021 di Planetmountain in Competitions

    Salt Lake City Boulder World Cup 2021 live streaming

    The third stage of the 2021 Bouldering World Cup is currently taking place in Salt Lake City, USA. The Semifinals and Finals take place at 18:55 and 00:40 on 31/05/2021 and will be broadcast in live streaming.

    Veddriq Leonardo sets new world record in Salt Lake City Speed World Cup
    29.05.2021 di Planetmountain in Competitions

    Veddriq Leonardo sets new world record in Salt Lake City Speed World Cup

    
The first stage of the IFSC Speed World Cup was won yesterday in Salt Lake City, USA by Veddriq Leonardo from Indonesia and Aleksandra Miroslaw from Poland. Leonardo set a new Speed world record with the time of 5.258 seconds.

    Natalia Grossman, Adam Ondra supreme in Salt Lake City Boulder World Cup
    27.05.2021 di Planetmountain in Competitions

    Natalia Grossman, Adam Ondra supreme in Salt Lake City Boulder World Cup

    The second stage of the Boulder World Cup 2021 was won in Salt Lake City last weekend by Natalia Grossman and Adam Ondra. Oriane Bertone and Mejdi Schalck took silver, Brooke Raboutou and Jakob Schubert took bronze

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