In a huge cave in the Flatanger area of Norway, possibly the hardest sport climb in history has just been completed by it’s creator – the amazing Adam Ondra. The Czech wunderkind had been working on a project he’d nicknamed “Project Hard” since the start of summer, the cave and area being home to few […]
On the fourth day of the IFSC Youth World Championships at Innsbruck, the first final of the event turned out to be full of amazing flashes on some hard problems. This event was the Youth A Bouldering Final which saw the States’ Ashima Shiraishi topping all four problems to take 1st place and Filip Schenk […]
Climbers News is back again with your weekly round up of all things climbing to ease you into the weekend again. 1. Watch the IFSC Youth Bouldering Finals tonight The IFSC Youth World Championships take place every year and gather hundreds of the most elite sport climbing athletes between the ages of 14 and 19. […]
The incredible Chris Sharma has just completed the first ascent of a giant 100 foot deep water solo route in France. The Pont d’Arc is a famous attraction in Southern France – a natural limestone bridge over the River Ardèche – and is a popular spot for outdoors activities that will probably see an influx […]
“Pretty Strong” is the working title for this ambitious documentary which will be focused on five of the top climbers in the world. It’s a great idea to focus the spotlight back onto the climbing and the climbers – to quote This isn’t a film about gender imbalance or the sexualization of women or what […]
Welcome to the first installment of Five Things Friday! A quick round-up of some of the week’s climbing news, videos, announcements and some fun stuff – perfect for the post-lunch weekend build up! Remember to follow us on facebook, twitter and instagram to keep up to date on Five Things Friday and see some amazing […]
This year’s IFSC Bouldering World Championships 2016 came to an impressive finale with Petra Klingler taking 1st place. This year’s final was held in Paris, France and Petra clinched the win with a top out on W4 – only Miho Nonaka of Japan also completing the route. Petra Klingler is from Bonstetten in Switzerland and previously […]
Adidas Rockstars 2016 is one of this year’s biggest bouldering events. Hosted at the Porsche-Arena in Stuttgart, Germany – this year the route setting has been incredible, with a massive mix up of different styles and some very hard problems for both the men’s and women’s competition.
One of this year’s biggest bouldering events has again showcased some of bouldering’s biggest names at the Porsche-Arena in Stuttgart, Germany.
If you don’t know who John “Verm” Sherman is – get reading. This guy is a climbing legend, literally writing the book on bouldering and creating the V scale of route difficulty. He has been out of the game for years now, having sustained a boat load of injuries and moved on to his latest […]