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The Lightness finally falls on the Darkside - 2014-07-31 by Michael Gray

The Lightness finally falls on the Darkside Twenty years after it was established, one of Smoke Hole canyon's last great problems finally falls.. and opens the door to future development.
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Adam Ondra claims first ascent of La Dura Dura 5.15c - 2013-02-11 by admin

Adam Ondra claims first ascent of La Dura Dura 5.15c On February 7th, Adam Ondra has claimed the first ascent of La Dura Dura in Oliana, Spain.
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Chris Sharma frees Stoking the Fire 5.15b - 2013-02-11 by admin

Chris Sharma frees Stoking the Fire 5.15b On 6th February 2013, Chris Sharma has managed to complete one of his long term projects in Spain’s Santa Linya cave.
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New Five Pitch M11 in Canada - 2013-01-18 by admin

New Five Pitch M11 in Canada On the 10th of January, Will Gadd, Will Mayo, Pat Delaney, and John Freeman managed to establish a new M11 route called Nophobia situated in the Ghost River Valley area near Canmore, Alberta.
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Daniel Woods Unlocks Witness The Fitness V15 - 2013-01-14 by admin

Daniel Woods Unlocks Witness The Fitness V15 On the 6th of January, Daniel Woods was able to make the third ascent of Witness the Fitness (V15), in the Ozark Mountains of Arkansas.
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19 Year Old Toru Nakajima Sends V15 in Japan - 2013-01-10 by admin

19 Year Old Toru Nakajima Sends V15 in Japan On the 24th of December, Toru Nakajima managed to send the boulder problem Tokoyo (V14), situated in Kasagi, Japan.
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Daniel Woods Ascends First V14 in Southeast! - 2013-01-09 by admin

Daniel Woods Ascends First V14 in Southeast! On the January 3, 2013, Daniel Woods was able to send a V14 boulder problem in the Southeast. The problem, named Aggravated Assault is located in Griffin Falls, Alabama.
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Sashi Amma Redpoints La Rambla - 2012-12-07 by admin

Sashi Amma Redpoints La Rambla On the 3rd of December, Japanese rock climber, Sachi Amma was able to send La Rambla (5.15a). Sachi spent 5 days on this route and seven attempts before redpointing La Rambla.
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Adam Ondra Flashes and Onsights 5.14d at Red River Gorge - 2012-11-06 by admin

Adam Ondra Flashes and Onsights 5.14d at Red River Gorge Adam Ondra has recently made his first climbing trip to the U.S. and has been making headlines ever since. On the 29th of October, Adam had flashed Southern Smoke Direct which is located at Red River Gorge, sheltered by the overhang of the Bob Marley crag.
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Psychedelia – The Spot Gym - 2012-10-26 by admin

Psychedelia – The Spot Gym The annual Psychedelia competition took place at The Spot Gym on Saturday, 20th of October. This event is the second event of the season for The Spot Gym, and deemed to be the most popular event of the season.
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Tomoko Ogawa Becomes First Female to Boulder V14 - 2012-10-23 by admin

Tomoko Ogawa Becomes First Female to Boulder V14 On the 20th of October Japanese climber Tomoko Ogawa was able to achieve a career highlighting goal, at thirty four years old, she is the first female to climb a confirmed V14.
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Adam Ondra Ascends 5.15c – World's Hardest Route - 2012-10-19 by admin

Adam Ondra Ascends 5.15c – World's Hardest Route On the 4th of October 2012, Adam Ondra send which is believed to be one of the hardest climbs in the world. Situated in the Hanshelleren Cave at Flatanger, Norway, the 55 meter route named Change (by Adam) includes a 5.15a/b section with a marginal break followed by a 5.14d climbing section.
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Brazilian Female Solo Ascent - 2011-09-16 by admin

Brazilian Female Solo Ascent Karina Filgueiras, a Brazilian climber recently performed the first female solo ascent opening of a Brazilian route. The route was named "Transbaú" (7a).
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Ondra sends South Africa's hardest - 2009-08-04 by admin


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Renan Ozturk, Conrad Anker and Jimmy Chin are back... - 2008-10-24 by Ben McKay

As a climber, Renan Ozturk has made quite a name for himself, but so too has his artwork. We are delighted to have such an inspired and inspiring mountaineer take the time out to provide us with an interview, here’s a little about him…
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Nose in under 3 hours AGAIN - 2008-10-10 by Hans

Nose in under 3 hours AGAIN Yuji and Hans going for record AGAIN on The Nose. Head to the Valley October 12th
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Honnold Free Solos Half Dome - 2008-09-10 by Paul unknown

Grade VI 5.12a (sandbag)
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Up'n the Ante on NorCal Granite - 2008-08-09 by Ian Katz

Up'n the Ante on NorCal Granite The Flying Monkey, 13b in Castle Crags Wilderness
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Lisa Rands send Nutsa (V12) - 2008-07-14 by Goldhammer


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Matt Segal Establishes 5.14- trad route, Independece Pass, Colorado - 2008-07-14 by The North Face

On July 9, 2008, Matt Segal made the first free ascent of Orangutan (5.14-).
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Florine and Hirayama break El Cap record - 2008-07-02 by admin

Hans Florine and Yuji Hirayama sets a new El Capitan speed climbing record in Yosemite National Park, CA, USA.
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Florine & Hirayama miss El Cap Record - 2008-07-01 by unknown unknown

2 min shy of beating Huber bros record.
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Trotter Repeats E11 - 2008-06-09 by Ryan Johnson

Trotter Repeats E11 Sonnie Trotter makes the second ascent of 'Rhapsody' E11 at Dumbarton Rock, Scotland.
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54 year old sends Pink Flamingo (5.13) - 2008-06-05 by John Bradbury

54 year old sends Pink Flamingo (5.13) Chick Holtkamp redpoints Pink Flamingo (5.13) in Indian Creek at 54 years old!
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Caldwell and Sjong free Magic Mushroom in a push. - 2008-05-22 by Ted Baker

Alpinist reports on the May 12-17 5.14 ascent.
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