The latest issue of the news program BETA is devoted to the topic of ring ligament rupture and how to prevent it, deals with two potential 9c candidates and takes a critical look at Daniel Woods' video of the 9a boulder ascent.
If you want to optimize your finger strength for climbing, you can hardly avoid a hangboard in the long term. These training devices are available in all possible forms and materials - now also fully digitized. We'll show you what to look out for when buying.
A climbing harness for all mountain sports? The Petzl Adjama and Luna W models come close. We introduce them.
According to previous statistics, there were over forty people on all 8 meters. The latest research shows that many of them were on the wrong peaks. Is it the biggest mistake in alpine history?
Climate change contributes to the fact that natural hazards occur more frequently in the Alpine region. Peter Bebi is researching these developments at the WSL Institute for Snow and Avalanche Research SLF in Davos. In an interview, he explains to us what dangers will look like in winter in the future and how we, as mountain sports enthusiasts, can take care of the snow.
Climbing pants must be functional and specific for movement on the rock. The Arc'teryx Konseal Pant can do that - and more.
The climbing backpack Trad 30 Dry from Ortovox is waterproof and robust. Your spare clothes and equipment are guaranteed to stay dry here.
Scientists confirmed: The liquid magnesium Secret Stuff Hygienic from Frictionlabs is effective against coronaviruses.
Which backpack type is good for climbing? Which one for trail running? The Reach 12 from Blue Ice combines both worlds.
Not all crampons are created equal. Fabian Reichle from Bächli Bergsport explains the most important differences to you.
Despite all the technical innovations in the clothing industry, one natural fiber is still particularly convincing: Merino wool.
Softshell jackets combine the advantages of a waterproof weatherproof jacket with those of an air-permeable fleece jacket. They are made of robust, elastic fabrics with a water-repellent impregnation against moisture and can be the perfect all-rounder in mountain sports - if you are willing to compromise. What you need to know about softshell jackets.
Ice climbing is not without it. We show what you have to look out for when ice climbing and present tips from professionals.
Have you got the ski touring bug? Here you will find tips for getting started in the world of ski touring and answers to the most pressing questions.
The ST Rotation 10 ski touring binding from Dynafit offers greater ease of entry and constant release values.