On May 20, 2019, the Spaniard Edu Marin managed the first free ascent of the longest roof route in the world: Valhalla. The film of the same name “Valhalla - Cielo de Roca” shows the story behind the impressive route in Getu, China. The film will be shown for the first time on October 2, 2020
On September 18.09.2020, XNUMX, a three-person rope team slipped on a snowfield in the Titlis area and fell into a crevice. One person died in the process.
Adam Ondra's everyday life is not just about climbing. In this video Adam Ondra gives an insight into the life of a professional athlete.
This video shows the boulderer Clément Lechaptois during the ascent of the pressed Hase (8b +) and Marine Thevenet during the first female ascent of Le rêve de faire (8a +) on the Susten Pass.
Barbara Zangerl and Jacopo Larcher announce the successful one-day ascent of the long and demanding route Odyssey on the Eiger.
Chuck Odette climbs the route T-Rex (8c) in the Maple Canyon rotpunkt. It's the most difficult route so far for the 64-year-old.
Nils Favre and Symon Welfringer climb one of the most difficult routes on the Eiger north face with Paciencia (8a, 900m).
As part of the second episode of the BETA news program in cooperation with Actiontalk and Bächli Bergsport, we are devoting ourselves to the following topics and have spoken to Adam Ondra, Jakob Schubert, Nico Favresse and Klaus Isele: Who will climb 9c next? Eiger north face under siege. Criticism of Nico Favresse and Sébastien Berthe.
The German professional climber Alexander Megos succeeds in a flash ascent of the underground route (9a) in the Massone climbing area.
Tim Reuser was only a few days in Switzerland and climbed Foundation's Edge (8c) at Fionnay. He also cracked two 8a + boulder flashes.
The Bächli Swiss Climbing Cup took place last weekend. Anne-Sophie Koller and Dylan Chuat climbed to the lead championship.
Silvan Schüpbach and Janluca Kostner manage the third repetition of the Colonne d'Ercole at the Civetta Punta Tissi in the Dolomites.
Adam Ondra made a detour to the Entraygues climbing area. His goal was a flash ascent of the route La Mustache qui Fache (9a +).
On Monday, September 7, 2020, a mountain accident occurred on the Matterhorn. An alpinist from Poland was killed.
The 9c climber Alexander Megos succeeds in the ascent of the Boulder Opposing Force in the Franconian Jura. He suggests 8b + / c as a difficulty.