Monday, 16 November

Advertorial: You can imagine how to make climbing shoes, jacket or harness. But do you know anything about the climbing rope?

What is it made of, how to braid it, why is it flexible, how do we impregnate and test it? And what will you say if the best climber in the world shows it clearly and explains it to you – Adam Ondra as a guy in work trousers with a huge moustache and afro hair cut from the 1970s. More info - How tendon ropes are made?

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Tuesday, 19 January

Add crags to the database

We can now manually add new crags to the data base. Just make a comment and the data base will be improved and you can automatically create Tick Lists and add crag info etc.


Monday, 12 October

Systematic Devaluing ethics

Debate/Jens: In trad climbing you are not allowed to have the gear or quickdraws in place and it was also like this in the beginning of the sport climbing era. Some ten years ago, you still had to place the draws if you were going to claim an onsight. The devaluation of ethics have continued and now…


Wednesday, 18 May

No correlation between semi and final results for Top-4 in Boulder WCs

During the Bouldering World Championship in 2007, Daniel Dulac won the semifinal by flashing all four problems but in the final he did not do a single Boulder even if each of the other five finalists did three problems on average. Daniel said that it was extremely frustrating to hear the spectators …