Adam Ondra gives tips for climbing. The tips are primarily aimed at beginners, but advanced users should also listen carefully.
Anak Verhoeven successfully climbed the Joe Mama (2019a +) sport climbing route in November 9. It was the first red dot ascent by a woman.
Alex Megos introduces a new climbing style: brushpoint climbing. After almost every move, he cleans the climbing holds on the route with a brush.
The IFSC announced a few days ago that international competitions will take place again this year. The starting shot is fired in Briançon.
Record for Andreas Steindl: he covered the distance from the lowest point in Switzerland to the Dufourspitze in 8 hours and 10 minutes.
Last Sunday there was a fatal accident when a rope team descended from the Blüemlisalp.
Edition Filidor publishes the two new climbing guides Plaisir Süd Volume 1 and 2. The two new climbing guides are now available.
The Swiss boulderer Martin Keller succeeded in inspecting the Ill Trill boulder in the Magic Wood after “only” two years of project planning.
On June 29, Andreas Lindner, a member of the DAV expedition squad, had a fatal accident in the Mont Blanc massif when approaching the west wall of Dru.
In this video, Adam Ondra shows what he packs in his backpack. You can find out here why Adam takes a shovel into the climbing garden.
Cédric Lachat manages the red dot ascent of the multi-pitch tour Wogü (8c, 9 SL) in the Rätikon climbing area in Graubünden.
Giuliano Cameroni successfully climbs a heavy boulder in the Magic Wood: Power of Now bouldering area. Giuliano rates the boulder as 8c.
The two women Margo Hayes and Paige Claassen made the first and second female ascent of the Kryptonite route (8c + / 9a) at Fortress of Solitude.
The Swift Protect Pro Dry climbing rope from Edelrid has a very high cut resistance thanks to aramid fibers in the rope sheath and is still dynamic.
Küsnachter Marco Müller has recently presented a solid list of difficult bouldering tours. His latest coup: Riverbed (8b) in Magic Wood.