With the first ascent “La Nave de los Locos” (9a) on the Spanish island of Mallorca, Iker Pou, the Spanish climbing legend, look back on twenty years of climbing in the ninth difficulty french grade. For his first 9a, he had chosen the “Action Direct…Read more
Simon Gietl and Daniel Taverini in Gfölaner Bruch (Hörnele (2657 m) in the Ortler Alps (South Tyrol), far from the famous Dolomite walls, opened the new mixed route “The White Edition” (M7, WI5 + 6).
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When did you first start climbing?
I started climbing when I was 11 / 12 years old. I started with my mother. She was a beginner too, and we growed up together in this sport.
What do you most enjoy about your sport?
I enjoy to be outdoor, in…Read more
One of the best climbing and ‘Hoya Moros’ is for sale. There is therefore a risk that access could be restricted or prohibited. A petition has now been launched.
The climbing and bouldering area ‘Hoya Moros’ lies at an altitude of 2,000 meters abo…Read more
After David Firnenburg was successful in “Papichulo” (9a +), his girlfriend Andrea Kümin was now successful and climbed her first 8c route with “Fish Eye” (8c) in Oliana. The 50-meter endurance route “Fish Eye” (8c) has now established itself as the …Read more