Mishka Ishi at 13 years old has today become the youngest person to climb a V15 / 8C boulder problem. This is a truly astounding feat, given that only three women have ever climbed V15. Ishi is a year younger than the previous youngest – Ashima Shiraishi
Climbing news for the last week featuring Piotr Schab climbing his first 9b, IFSC World Cup news with Manuel Cornu and Janja Garnbret, Alex Puccio 8B+ boulder, Jim Pope film and more
18 year old YiLing Song of China has broken the Women’s Speed Climbing World Record with a time of 7.101 seconds. Song broke the previous record by over two tenths of a second at the IFSC Climbing World Cup in Chongqing.
Climbing news from Easter April 2019 featuring Janja Garnbret gold at IFSC Bouldering World Cups, Daniel Woods on The Kingdom, Seb Bouin 9b Mamichula and the Wide Boyz Black Mamba
The very best of this year’s Climbing April Fools’ Day 2019 products and news. Featuring a new addition to the Honnold Signature series, innovative sucker pads for route setters, gear for extreme weddings, and way more.
Back again with another round up of the top climbing news stories from the news in the last week or so. It’s nearly the weekend so get pumped up and ready for the official start of the climbing season!
Chris Sharma climbing his new traverse problem Super Blood Wolf Moon. Unroped and with a crash pad, this 25 metre, 30 move problem in Cova de Ocell is a bit of an odd one as it could just be seen as a boulder problem
The biggest climbing news from this week, with awesome big wall onsights, Lynn Hill still killing it, and the first repeat of possibly the world’s hardest boulder
Alex Honnold climbed El Cap without a rope and lived for Mark Synnott to tell the tale. If you’re like us you’ve probably watched Free Solo and still want to know more about Honnold, or to be exact, you want to know what type of person would do anything like this.
This week’s climbing news – big rock chipping problems in Ten Sleep Canyon, more crazy hard sends by Ondra, backwards leg beta from Ashima Shiraishi, sad news from Ben Hope and more.