Tour de Bloc, TNF Boulder Masters, Hard ascents in Japan… OnBouldering Digest 19/04/17

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We have a lot of bouldering news to catch up with! Comps in Europe, Canada and South America and hard ascents all over the world. Tons of links below the video!

Anna Stöhr’s dream day in Magic Wood

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Anna Stöhr doesn’t write much on her blog, but she does, she makes it count. Check out this recap of her recent trip to Magic Wood, in which she climbed Steppenwolf (8B | V13) and New Base Line (8B+ | V14) in one day.

Anna Stöhr climbs Steppenwolf, 8B | V13, and New Base Line, 8B+ | V14

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Austrian star and two times World Champion Anna Stöhr had a very productive Sunday in Magic Wood, Switzerland. In the same day she climbed Steppenwolf, graded 8B | V13, and New Base Line, considered 8B+ | V14. Looks like she’s ready for the World Cup in Meiringen this weekend.

Meadowlark Lemon stand by Anna Stöhr

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Austrian climber and 2 times Bouldering World Champion Anna Stöhr has climbed the standing start of what’s probably the most iconic boulder in the Red Rocks of Nevada, Meadowlark Lemon. The line, graded V13 | 8B, was first climbed from the sit by Paul Robinson in 2012.

Slow Moments 2016 by LT11

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One of the best bouldering videos you gonna see this year! Like they did the last two seasons, Louder Than Eleven has put together a slow-motion highlight reel of the World Cup in Vail. And I think it is the best so far, the images are simply beautiful and the sound effects are perfect.

Anna Stöhr sends Loskot’s Wrestling with an Alligator, 8B | V13

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Anna Stöhr seems to be in pretty good shape for the imminent World Cup season. A couple of weeks ago she won the Austrian Championships and she just climbed her fifth 8B problem, Wrestling with an Alligator, in Maltatal, Austria.

Lukas Ennemoser and Anna Stöhr win the 2016 Austrian Championships

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Austria held its Bouldering Nationals in the city of Graz this weekend. Veterans Lukas Ennemoser and Anna Stöhr won the title ahead of the younger generation represented by Jessica Pilz (19), Georg Parma (18), Fraziska Sterrer (17) and (to a lesser degree) Max Rudigier (22).

Highlights reel from La Sportiva Legends Only 2015

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We’ve finally published the second part of our Legends Only coverage. If in the previous video we saw how the climbers prepared the problems, now we’ll see how they did in the real comp.

The Working Session: La Sportiva Legends Only 2015

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Here you have the first part of our video summary of La Sportiva Legends Only 2015. Take a detailed look at what took place during the working session and watch Anna Stöhr, Janja Garnbret, Melissa Le Nevé, Juliane Wurm and Shauna Coxsey working the problems and figuring out the sequences.

La Sportiva Legends Only 2015 | Preview

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The international comps are not over, this Saturday Stockholm will host the last big bouldering of the season: La Sportiva Legends Only. We will be there offering exclusive coverage of the event.