The probably best female allround climber Barbara “Babsi” Zangerl made the first repeat of the multi pitch route ‘Kampfzone’, the five-pitch alpine sports climb on the Kleiner Turm in the Rätikon massif first ascended ground-up in 2013 by Beat Kammer…Read more
On Friday, July 31st, Filip Babicz, one of the best dry tool climbers in the world, was able to perform the first repetition and the first solo of the entire Peuterey ridge, also called “Integralissima”. The ridge leads from the Frêney brook to appro…Read more
The Belgian Siebe Vanhee struck again. On July 25, Siebe climb free the extremely difficult mulipitch route ‘Orbayu’ (8c, 500m, 13 SL) at Naranjo De Bulnes in the Picos de Europa National Park in Spain.
One of our clients found 2 critical defects on his Petzl
low-stretch kernmantle ropes. To date, no other client has reported similar defects to us, and no accident or injury is known. Please read the in… Read more
The grande dame of alpinism and the pioneer of the sport climbing movement Catherine Destivelle was awarded the Piolet d’Or for her life’s work. Catherine war in the middle to the end of the years One of the schools and successes of women in sport cl…Read more