Michael “Michi Wohlleben” sent the 4th ascent of the trad route “PsychoGramm” (X+/ 8b +) on the Buerser Platte on December 16th. The 20 meter long route on “Bürser Platte” directly to the left of the trad classic “Prinzip Hoffnung” (8b /+, X/ X+) …Read more
Hazel Findlay sends 3rd ascent of the Yosemite Trad test piece ‘Magic Line” (8c+). Hazel is one of the world’s “strongest” female trad climber. So she certainly succeeded as a highlight last year, the first ascent of the interesting corner Read more
Dave MacLeod has completed his long-term project at Binnein Shuas, Lochaber, to make the first ascent of Mind Riot E10 7a.
Climbing Blind’ is the incredible story of the first blind lead of the Old Man of Hoy. At four years of age Jesse Dufton was diagnosed with Retinitis Pigmentosa: a rare genetic disease that breaks down the retinas’ cells. By the time Jesse was 30 his…Read more
With her redpoint, Mitchell joins a small, elite group of women to have sent 5.14 trad. The others are Lynn Hill, Beth Rodden, Barbara Zangerl, Heather Weidner, Nadine Wallner and Maddy Cope.
“A dream come true. I’m so incredibly excited to sa…Read more
It’s also nice to write about your own activities ;-). So the “Kletterblock” team goes to Bornholm in Denmark for rock climbing :-). The Denmark-owned island in the Baltic Sea now offers 900! Routes and Boulder. However, not only the meanwhile big nu…Read more
Huge congrats to @jacopolarcher for sending his long-term project “Tribe” (9a+?) in Cadarese, Italy. It took Jacopo more than 50 sessions to complete the well hardest Trad-route in the world. Bravo Jacopo! Jacobo himself …Read more
Sean Villanueva spent a few days with locals to discover extraordinary lines and atmosphere in Adersbach. Adersbach is a crack climbing paradise in the Czech Republic, there are strict climbing rules, similar to those in the Saxon Switzerland, which …Read more