For the virtual reality documentary "Alex Honnold: The Soloist VR", the probably best-known solo climber of his time climbed rope-free through large walls in Europe and the USA, including the Yellow Wall on the Kleine Zinne, Desert Gold in the Red Rocks or large parts the American Direct at the Petit Dru.
For once, Alex Honnold, probably the best-known free solo climber of the time, is not making a name for himself with a top athletic performance on the rock, but with a very personal one: On February 17 at 22.30:XNUMX p.m. his daughter June saw the light of day.
On the occasion of the sixth anniversary of the death of climber and extreme athlete Dean Potter, Reel Rock released recordings of a free solo ascent of The Rostrum and the Alien Roof.
The Spaniard Jorge Diaz-Rullo managed the rope-free ascent of the 8c sport climbing route Darwin Dixit in Margalef. This video shows his passage.
In mid-March, the 52-year-old Italian managed one of the most difficult free solo ascents in climbing history with Panem et Circenses (8c). We spoke to Alfredo about his exploit.
The Italian Alfredo Webber managed one of the most difficult free solo ascents in climbing history. He climbed the route Panem et Circenses (8c) near Arco without a rope or a belaying partner.
Robbie Phillips reacts to the criticism of his first ascent and repeats the crack climbing route on a bridge in Edinburgh without security (free solo).
2008 succeeded Dave MacLeod with Darwin Dixit (then rated 8c), which was probably the hardest free-solo ascent. Now he publishes a video.
The Austrian climber, coach and route builder Toni Ebner committed the route left half bell without any protection (free solo) earlier this month.
Finally the long wait comes to an end. The film about the historic free-solo on-route of the route freeriders on El Capitan by Alex Honnold comes into the cinemas.
Super entertaining: Alex Honnold comments famous climbing scenes in Hollywood strips. Neither Cliffhanger nor Mission Impossible 2 are spared.
The film crew of Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi, Jimmy Chin, Evan Hayes and Shannon Dill won last Sunday's Oscar for the documentary Free Solo on Alex Honnold's historic ascent of the Route Freerider at El Capitan.
The following report shows Alex Honnold free-soloing a route on the sandstone formations in the state of Utah, USA. - Credits: Cover picture Trader Doe
In June a year ago, the American Alex Honnold wrote climbing history with the free solo ascent of the Freerider route on El Capitan. The historical inspection was carried out by ...
At the beginning of March we reported about a hair-raising abseil action by the Austrian alpinist Hansjörg Auer. In the following interview we got insights into the motivations of Hansjörg and ...