Mayan Smith-Goban enjoys all disciplines of climbing from doing Big Walls like Salathe Wall, trad 8a on Yosemite to short boulders up to 7C. Here she describes what the different disciplines mean to her and what she plans for 2012. "Personally I have found the environment very good and supportive nearly everywhere I have climbed, in bouldering, sport-climbing and Trad." Mayanclimbs.com with many nice pictures.
It is well known that the bolts in Railay/Tonsai corrodes with a speed scaring even the experts. The Thaitanium project is a DVD that tells the story why and how replacing steel bolts with titanium will solve this problem for a very long time. The effects of steel of a combination of saltwater, acid, heat, sun seepage and a high Magnesium contents makes stainless no matter what grade inferior and susceptible to corrosion. Buy the DVD and support the rebolting process and at the same time get a glimpse pf the background of thai climbing and bolting. Elke Smith has published a new improved guidebook 2012 including new routes, bolt status and a new great crag near Aonang. Grades ranging from 5 to 8b on perfect limestone, vertical to slightly overhanging and there are more potential.
Iris Matamoros Quero je preplezal svoj prvi 9a, Esclatamasters v plezaliču Perles. Smer je kot prvi preplezal Ramon Julian Puigblanque leta 2006. Je odlična 40 metrska smer ki vsebuje različne stile plezanja. Iris je pred tem e preplezal tri smeri z oceno 8c+. Do leta 2012 je smer z oceno 9a uspelo preplezati e okoli 70 plezalcev, smeri pa je priblino 120. Iris v smeri Florida 8c, v Rodellarju
Iris Matamoros Quero has done his first 9a, Esclatamasters in Perles which was opened by Ramon Julian Puigblanque in 2006. It is an excellent 40 metres routes challenging different styles of climbing. Iris has previously done three 8c+. As of 2012, around 70 climbers have done at least one of the maybe 120 9a routes in the world.
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Kevin Lopata has done Satan i Helvete départ bas, 8B+ in Fontainebleau. The French guy have done many of the hardest boulders in the forest including the FA of La force du destin, 8B+.
V nedeljo je Uros Perko v Napoleonici uspel v smeri Pugacioff, smer je oldschool narave in je dobila ele tretjo ponovitev. Sedaj se Uro ukvarja predvsem z mlajimi tekmovalci in je pri lastnem plezanju popolnoma razbremenjen. Smer je preplezal kot del hobi programa :). na sliki poskus Malvazije 8b+
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Climbing is one of the fastest-growing sports and part of the reason is all the auto-belays indoors. Within ten years, commercial auto-belays are probably also …
Last summer, many local crags and bouldering areas saw a record number of climbers. This local crag boom will probably continue this summer, and should also aff…
Grampians in Australia is one of the best climbing and bouldering areas in the world. Vertical Life Mag reports that a new draft management plan has been releas…
Here is another more advanced option Climbing a Chair.
Fanatic Climbing reports with one hand that two times Para World Champion, Solenne Piret, born with one hand, has done Onde de Choc 7B in Fontainebleau. (c) Art…
Adam Ondra has written an interesting post on Insta commenting on when he uses different types of shoes. "For all kids and teenagers, female versions will most …
If my 8-year-old dabs his first 5A, I don't tell him that his new personal best isn't valid. On the other hand, ascents of historical importance in the climbing…
There is continuous grade progress in the climbing community. Almost every year we see new records, meaning that old performances seem less impressive. However,…
We will prepare a video how climbers could land safer by using some parkour landing tricks.
1. Alex Megos GER 44 % --- Laura Rogora ITA 44 % 2. Adam Ondra CZE 14% Julia Chanourdie FRA 22% 3. Sebastien Bouin FRA 11 % -Angela Eiter AUT 13 % 4. Stefano Ghisolfi ITA 8% - Babsi Zangerl AUT 10% 5. Drew Ruana USA 7% - Brooke Raboutou USA 5% 6. Jakob Schubert AUT 6 % --- Alex Puccio USA 2 % …