Edition Filidor publishes the two new climbing guides Plaisir Süd Volume 1 and 2. The two new climbing guides are now available.
Ticino is already one of the absolute bouldering hotspots in the world. New lines have been opening in another valley for years: Val Bavona.
In their latest film, Daniel Woods and Matty Hong show recordings from their boulder trip to Ticino. The film Stone Spirit shows numerous classics and new inspections.
The German climber Jonas Winter started the year successfully. He got several difficult ascents, including two first ascents.
In an interview, Giani Clement talks about the first ascent of the Last Night on Earth boulder and its handling of the corona pandemic.
We spoke to Paul Robinson about his ambassador role at Prana, his striking devaluation of two boulders and Ticino as a bouldering paradise.
At the beginning of the year, the American Shawn Raboutou managed the first ascent of a long-term project: Roadkill (8c) in the Val Bavona.
The American Jimmy Webb announces the ascent of two difficult boulders in Ticino: Poisen the Well (8c +) and Roadkill (8c).
The American Paul Robinson stayed in Switzerland for a long time. He recently managed to climb the Boulder Murder One for the second time.
Swiss climber Marco Müller manages the red point ascent of the Dave Graham classic Coup de Grâce in Val Bavona, Ticino.
A few days ago, Daniel Woods only managed to repeat the second 8c + boulder in Switzerland for the second time: Off the Wagon sit in Val Bavona, Ticino.
The American Paul Robinson succeeds in the first repetition of a new boulder on the Dreamtime block in Cresciano: REM (8c +). He rates the line as 8b +.
Giuliano Cameroni from Ticino once again manages the first ascent of a new and difficult line in Val Bavona: Manouche (8b).
Jimmy Webb visited the French bouldering area Fontainebleau repeatedly, but was badly hit by bad weather. Thank God there is Ticino.
Jimmy Webb secures the second ascent of the Boulder Off the Wagon sit (8c +) in Val Bavona. The boulder is one of the heaviest lines in the world.