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.
French top climber Sébastien Bouin repeats the heaviest multi-pitch route in France, Hosanna (8c, 5SL) in the Verdon Gorge.
French-speaking Swiss Katherine Choong will be taking an on-sightseeing tour of the multi-pitch deep-sea route Deep Blue Sea (7b +) on the Eiger's Geneva pillar.
David Firnenburg succeeds in the second ascent of the multi-pitch route 6.4 seconds (8b / 8b +, 7 SL, 170 Meter) on the Fürenwand near Engelberg.
Sieves Vanhee rides on the wave of success. On Wednesday, 28. August 2019, he managed the one-day redpoint walk of the Rätikon classic silver vulture.