The Swiss climber and mountaineer Silvan Schüpbach, known for his preference for trad tours and expeditions by fair means, has struck home. Together with Janluca Kostner, respectively with Michel Kipf and Tizian Tobler, he made the first ascents of two new mixed routes in the Bernese Oberland.
On Tuesday, a mountain accident occurred on the Lauteraarhorn near Guttannen. Two alpinists were killed in the process. Investigations into the accident have started.
Siebe Vanhee and Sébastien Berthe climbed the difficult multi-pitch route Fly (14c, 2021m) in the Lauterbrunnen valley rotpunkt on Monday, June 8, 550.
The Bernese climber Dimi Vogt manages a one-day red point ascent of the route Zahir (8b +, 300m) on the Wendenstöcken in the Bernese Oberland.
A female mountaineer fell on the Schreckhorn near Grindelwald on Sunday morning. She fell several hundred meters and was fatally injured. Your companion ...
Alexander Rohr is currently in top form. Within a few weeks, he managed numerous routes in the upper eighth and ninth French degrees. The two routes Knockout (8c +) and Inferno (9a / 9a +) are first ascents.
The video contribution from Actiontalk TV shows how the professional climbing player Roger Schäli deals with the pressure to climb in the Gimmeldwald sports climbing area.
Sascha Lehmann got four 9a's within a few days. He made the Jungfrau Marathon, Alpenbitter, Schwarz Mönch (first ascent) and Massala Tea.
In their latest issue, the makers of Actiontalk TV visited the film premiere of Paradice in the Bernese Oberland and spoke to the two protagonists Nicolas Hojac and Jonas Schild.
The IFSC postpones the European and Asian championships and questions the planned Boulder World Cup in Meiringen.
The new route Gran Paradiso on the Wendenstöcken has been removed. Yannick Glatthard and Michal Pitelka criticize the drilling style sharply.
The Swiss from Switzerland, Katherine Choong, gets an inspection of the 9a-Route Jungfrau Marathon. It is the second route in this degree for the 27 year old.
Swiss-based German professional climber David Firnenburg climbs the 9a Jungfrau Marathon route in the Bernese Oberland.
He is not only fast with crampons, but also strong on the rock. Swiss professional alpinist Nicolas Hojac scores points on the 8c route Samurai (8c).
The Bern climber Beni Blaser manages the redpoint ascent of the route Elfe (8c / +) at the Handegg.