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Hard boulders, heavy wine and balsamic bouts: Daniel Woods and Alex Puccio in Ticino

In the months of April and May many American climbing professionals stayed in the boulder areas of Ticino. Among them Daniel Woods and Alex Puccio. In the following video you get an insight into their everyday life.

Giuliano Cameroni, Jimmy Webb and Isabelle Faus climb the boulder Primitivo in Val Bavona

In April of this year, the Val Bavona received a new hard boulder line: Primitivo (8c). The first ascent went to the account of Jimmy Webb. Now the video is online.

You have to know these Brione classics

Not for nothing is Brione counted among the best bouldering areas in Switzerland. In the Verzasca Valley you can expect a high density of top lines in the best gneiss, in the middle of a picturesque landscape. We have put together the most beautiful lines of Brione, so that your first visit is guaranteed to succeed.

Giuliano Cameroni's ingenious first ascent in the Val Bavona

We are used to big words from American climbers. The Swiss are more reserved. However, the latest creation by Giuliano Cameroni makes him unusually immodest...

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Wild Collective Mountain Sports Festival goes into the second round

On March 1st and 2nd, the Wild Collective Mountain Sports Festival in Herisau, Appenzell, goes into its second round.

Professional climber coaches her 60-year-old father to his first 7a+

Touching family story: Climbing professional Emily Harrington coaches her father to his first 60a+ route at the age of 7.

Adam Ondra repeats (hardest?) trad climbing route Bon Voyage E12 (9a)

Adam Ondra secures the first repeat of one of the most difficult trad climbing routes: Bon Voyage E12 (9a) near Annot, France.