Mich Kemerter managed in perfect conditions the 4th ascent “” Harry’s Dirty Brother “(8c +) at Lörünsel Wändle near Bürs in Vorarlberg (Austria). The first ascent in 2015 doing by Jacopo Larcher. He proposed the grade 8c+. The route was then repeated…Read more
On the north face of the Aguja Standhardt in Patagonia the Italian alpinists Matteo Bernasconi, Matteo Della Bordella and Matteo Pasquetto have established Il dado è tratto. The new route provides ‘spectacular’ climbing. Della Bordella reports di… Read more
Italians Alessandro Baù and Giovanni Zaccaria have established a new line on Cerro Piergiorgio east face. Acting on a tip-off from Rolando Garibotti, they followed a thin line of ice circa 200m high (WI5 – M5), described as being Read more
The Swiss Giuliano Cameroni is sometimes out on the rope. The result was an absolutely impressive line “Simple man” (8c) along a sharp edge in the Swiss climbing area Val Bavona. The line had bolted by his friend Fabrizio.
“Val Bavona is one o…Read more
The 18-year-old Frenchman Loïc Zehani reports his first 9a route this year. He called the route “Teahupoo” 9a and was drilled by his father Christophe Zehani. It was his 9th route in grade 9a and more difficult. Last year Loïc climbed his first 9b ro…Read more