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Doug Robinson and Sean Jones Put Up New Line on S Face of Half Dome - 2008-04-14 by Michael Gray

Half ground up, half pre-inspected rap bolted, the new line is generating controversy and conversation across the climbing community.
Average Rating = 5.00/5 Vote: 1 | Comments: 6 | Views: 3167

Alex Honnold Free Solos Moonlight Buttress - 2008-04-10 by Cam Head

April 1, Zion, Utah, V 5.12+
Average Rating = 2.83/5 Votes: 6 | Comments: 8 | Views: 4943

Beth Rodden Sends 14c Crack - 2008-03-05 by admin


Average Rating = 5.00/5 Votes: 4 | Comments: 6 | Views: 7866

Lisa Rands Makes First Female Ascent of The Mandala (V12) - 2008-01-21 by Amy Goldhammer - The North Face

Lisa Rands Makes First Female Ascent of The Mandala (V12)
Average Rating = 4.00/5 Votes: 4 | Comments: 5 | Views: 5804

Paul Robinson sending hard - 2008-01-03 by admin


Average Rating = 3.00/5 Votes: 2 | Comments: 5 | Views: 3184

Usobiaga sends La Rambla (9a+ / 5.15a) - 2007-11-29 by admin

On November 27th, reigning World Cup Champion Patxi Usobiaga made the 3rd ascent of La Rambla (9a+ / 5.15a) in Siurana, Spain.
Average Rating = 4.00/5 Vote: 1 | Comments: 6 | Views: 5743

Huber brothers break El Cap speed record - 2007-10-16 by admin

Alexander and Thomas Huber have broken the speed climbing record for the Nose on El Capitan, Yosemite National Park, USA.
Average Rating = 3.33/5 Votes: 3 | Comments: 8 | Views: 6209

Alex Honnold free solos two big wall classics in a day - 2007-09-30 by admin

Alex Honnold free solos Astroman and The Rostrum in Yosemite Valley, California, in a single day.
Average Rating = 4.33/5 Votes: 3 | Comments: 8 | Views: 8666

46 year old Queenslander sends 5.14a/b - 2007-08-07 by Phil Box

Duncan Steel sends Whistling Kite Oz grade 32 (5.14a/b) at Frog Buttress, SE Queensland, Australia.
Average Rating = 4.71/5 Votes: 7 | Comments: 15 | Views: 5777

New testpiece at Castle Crags in Northern California - 2007-07-09 by iaN k@z

New testpiece at Castle Crags in Northern California Castle Crags State Park: A new Era Begins with Ian Katz's recent ascent of Marbelous.
Average Rating = 5.00/5 Votes: 2 | Comments: 0 | Views: 4528

70 is the new 50…it's never too late for Everest! - 2007-06-02 by labyrinth

As the highest peak on the planet continues to bring out the best and worst in those brave enough to face her, grazing the previous eldest climber's record by a year is 71 year old Katsusuke Yanagisawa who peaked the 29,035-footer on May 22nd.
Average Rating = 3.00/5 Vote: 1 | Comments: 2 | Views: 2360

Mount Hunter's 23yr ascent gap finally bridged by Brits - 2007-05-24 by labyrinth

14,570-foot Mt. Hunter's forgotten French Route (left of the Moonflower Buttress) was tackled for the second time by Britons Jon Bracey and Andy Houseman a whole 23 years after the first ascent.
Average Rating = 4.00/5 Votes: 3 | Comments: 0 | Views: 2593

K2 Summit surrounded - 2007-05-18 by labyrinth

Attention is about to shift from Mt Everest to K2 this season with four teams each set on pioneering new routes with no extra oxygen.
Average Rating = 3.67/5 Votes: 3 | Comments: 0 | Views: 3566

22 hour monster Link-up in Red Rocks - 2007-04-30 by John Wilder

Josh Thompson and Kelly Cordes link Levitation 29, the Original Route on the Rainbow Wall and Epinephrine in a day!
Average Rating = 4.00/5 Vote: 1 | Comments: 18 | Views: 3683

Third time lucky for Aussie boulderer - 2007-04-29 by admin

On his third attempt Australian Ben Cossey eventually showed Careless Torque, E7 7a, at Stanage who’s boss.
Average Rating = 1.00/5 Vote: 1 | Comments: 0 | Views: 1919

Stephen Koch and Hans Johnstone Bag New Route on Grand Teton - 2007-02-23 by Gary unknown

On February 6th, Stephen Koch and Hans Johnstone completed a new route on the north face of the Grand Teton, Wyoming.The 300m route is situated between Shea’s Chute and the Alex Lowe Memorial Route and "Ascends a weakness up a beautiful granite buttress." says Koch.
Average Rating = 2.33/5 Votes: 3 | Comment: 1 | Views: 3896

Life After Rhapsody For Dave MacLeod - 2007-02-17 by Gary unknown

Dave MacLeod believes at 8c+, his latest route, Bodyswerve, could be the hardest sport line in Scotland.
Average Rating = 0.00/5 Votes: 0 | Comments: 2 | Views: 4163

La Rambla Original (9a+), second ascent by Edu Marin - 2006-12-01 by Joaquim Hernandez


Average Rating = 1.00/5 Vote: 1 | Comments: 5 | Views: 3417

Canadian Breaks Seven Summits Record - 2006-11-29 by Gary unknown

Daniel Griffith, 55, set an incredible world record having finished climbing the highest peaks on each of the seven continents within 187 days, which puts him in the Guinness Book of World Records.
Average Rating = 0.00/5 Votes: 0 | Comments: 3 | Views: 2364

Adam Ondra, CZ, climbs Martin Krpan, 9a, in Mišja peč. - 2006-11-19 by Rasto Jereb

Czech wunderkind Adam Ondra (13yo) has climbed Martin Krpan, a 9a linkup in Mišja peč, Slovenia.
Average Rating = 0.00/5 Votes: 0 | Comments: 0 | Views: 2295

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