Together with Rother Bergverlag, the German Alpine Club has digitized more than 100 Alpine Club guides with a total of 45.000 pages. Probably the most famous reference works in the Eastern Alps are now available for download free of charge.
The climbing sport celebrates its Olympic premiere in Tokyo. Alexander Megos and Jan Hojer compete for the German team. That was how her first days in Japan went.
In a short film by the German Alpine Club, Alex Megos talks about his passion for climbing and his ambitions on rocks and plastic.
On July 29, 2020, a hook broke out at a top rope stand on the Ammerthaler Wand in the Franconian Jura. The IG Climbing Frankenjura, Fichtelgebirge and Bavarian Forest eV is now publishing the results of an investigation.
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.
Extreme climber Alexander Huber will give a live stream lecture on YouTube on Thursday, April 09th, from 20.30:22.00 p.m. to XNUMX:XNUMX p.m.
The Alpine clubs in Switzerland, Germany and Austria call for no mountain tours and no climbing or bouldering.
Over 573 people are now members of the Austrian Alpine Association (ÖAV). The members of the German Alpine Club DAV have more than doubled since 000. Both clubs gained an above-average number of members from the urban and non-Alpine population. In Vienna alone, the Alpine Club counted an impressive 2000 ...
At the summer games in Tokyo 2020 climbing is represented for the first time at an Olympiad. The German Alpine Club has now defined who he sends in the women's and men's race for the coveted starting places.
Once again, a FIXE chain link breaks. The DAV safety research recommends replacing previously installed chains from the manufacturer with the "INOX" mark or temporarily ...
The German Alpine Association publishes the mountain accident statistics for 2016. Never before have there been so few fatal accidents, but there have been many rescues of uninjured mountain athletes. Good news from the ...