Keyword: alpine climbing

This climbing rope is significantly more cut-resistant Mammut Core Protect Rope

More cut-resistant thanks to the aramid sheath: With the Core Protect Rope, the Swiss mountain sports equipment manufacturer Mammut is setting new standards.

Drill in, yes, but please with style

Maintain a sporting spirit: Michel Piola, Rolando Larcher and Maurizio Oviglia demand more transparency and a clean style on the first ascent.

Great cinema: French alpinist trio climbs southeast ridge on Cerro Torre

The three alpinists Maud Vanpoulle, Fanny Schmutz and Lise Billon are the first women's team to climb over the southeast ridge to Cerro Torre.

Ticino big wall as a dress rehearsal for Patagonia adventures

Main test passed: Matteo Della Bordella and Giacomo Mauri climb Ticino big walls simultaneously before their trip to Patagonia.

Historical: First free ascent of Riders on the Storm (1200m, 7c+)

Siebe Vanhee, Sean Villanueve, Nico Favresse and Drew Smith make the first free ascent of Riders on the Storm.

Martin Feistl: “The most difficult thing was attaching the fuses or accepting that there are none.”

The two alpinists Simon Gietl and Martin Feistl climb a huge line on the Sassolungo north face with Aura (1200m, M6, AI6).

New route opened on the wild Matterhorn south face

Francois Cazzanelli, Jerome Perruquet, Marco Farina and Stefano Stradelli have opened a new route on the Matterhorn south face.

Laura Tiefenthaler successful in Patagonia

High season in Patagonia: Laura Tiefenthaler repeats El Corazón on the Fitz Roy and Potter-Davis on the Poincenot north face.

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