The Verdon Gorge in the south of France is one of the most impressive climbing areas in the world. Top climber Seb Bouin introduces the area.
Around a year ago, Edu Marin successfully climbed the longest roof route in the world. Now he needs support with film production.
In November 2019, Fabian Buhl successfully climbed the multi-pitch tour Déja (8c +) in the Rätikon. We spoke to Fabi about the first ascent.
Fabian Buhl gets the first free ascent of Route Déja in the Rätikon. The route was established 27 years ago by Michi Wyser and Andres Lietha.
On September 11, 2019, Sébastien Berthe climbed the big wall tour The Nose as the seventh person ever. This video tells the story of the inspection.
American climber Brad Gobright, known for his free-solo tours, was fatally struck yesterday climbing in El Potrero Chico, Mexico.
Babsi and Jacopo succeed after just over a week in the Yosemite Valley, the free ascent of the iconic route The Nose on El Capitan.
The new route Gran Paradiso on the Wendenstöcken has been removed. Yannick Glatthard and Michal Pitelka criticize the drilling style sharply.
On 17./18. September 2019 succeeds Marcel Schenk and David Hefti the first free ascent of the climbing route Free Nardella on Piz Badile.
In September 2019, Jörg Andreas, Micha Schreiber and Jonathan Elter manage the first ascent of the Gran Paradiso route on the Wendenstöcken.
David Hefti and Marcel Schenk get the first ascent of a new tour in perfect Bergeller granite: Sotsura (8a, 260m).
Cédric Lachat picks up another puzzle piece of his summer project: he manages the ascent of Route Zahir (8b +, 300m) on the Wendenstöcken.
Jonas Schild and Yannick Glatthard made a one-day redpoint ascent on the 30.08.2019 multi-pitch route Silverback (8a +) at the Rotbrätt.
The Gravity Expedition by Deuter is a lightweight alpine backpack. Information about the backpack and tips for setting and loading can be found here.
Swiss climber Yannick Glatthard manages the fourth redpoint ascent on the multi-pitch route Portami Via (7c + expo, 7 SL) at Wendenstöcken.