In early February, Martin Stranik stayed in Switzerland for a few days. During his stay he got numerous difficult bouldering tours.
The Schwyzer climber Marco Müller is already filling his ticklist at a record pace at the beginning of the year. A few days ago, he got on the 8b boulder Vecchio…
Professional athlete Giuliano Cameroni from Ticino manages the first ascent of a difficult climbing route in Val Bavona: Simple Man (8c).
Cédric Lachat scores Joe Mama (9a +) in Oliana. On the same day, the Frenchman Sébastien Bouin also managed to walk the route.
In November 2019, Fabian Buhl successfully climbed the multi-pitch tour Déja (8c +) in the Rätikon. We spoke to Fabi about the first ascent.
Caro North embarks on an adventurous and challenging Antarctic expedition with Guillaume Martina and Mark van den Weg.
Jakob Schubert came to Ticino again last week and climbed two heavy lines: Somnolence (8b) and The Story of Two Worlds (8c).
In and around the bilingual city of Biel, people have long been climbing blocks at the height of the jump. A bouldering guide has been around since 2018.
David Firnenburg and Andrea Kümin have been staying in Spain since the beginning of the year. Both have made a difficult route - and have now climbed successfully.
Nicolas Hojac, Stephan Siegrist and Lukas Hinterberger make first ascents in Patagonia. Among other things, they climb the northeast wall of Cerro Cachet.
Fabian Buhl gets the first free ascent of Route Déja in the Rätikon. The route was established 27 years ago by Michi Wyser and Andres Lietha.
The Swiss Cédric Lachat manages the famous Oliana route Pachamama (9a +). It is his sixth route to this degree.
The Swiss professional climber Cédric Lachat successfully climbs the Oliana routes American Hustle (8c) and Gorilas en la niebla (8b +) in an onsight style.
The Russian Vadim Timonov stayed in Switzerland for about a month. We have rarely seen such an impressive ticklist.
In October 2019, Katherine Choong and Mathilde Becerra went to Lebanon. Here Katherine Choong reports of a climbing trip of a different kind.