More bouldering comps this weekend

CWIF2012

After the ABS Nationals in the USA and the Japanese Bouldering Championship, this weekend is time for the ABS 14 Youth Nationals and the 2013 CWIF. The French Bouldering Championships are also on the horizon.

Weekly Bouldering Digest – 17 February 2013

Traversi climbing Meadowlark Lemon

This week is all about hard problems climbed on real rock. Big names climbing big grades all over the globe. We also have some competition results and, as always, a bunch of bouldering videos to get you psyched.

Weekly Digest – 10 February 2013

Two climbers competing in the German Bouldering Cup

Comps, hard repeats, many videos and even some news on lead climbing (lead climbing is when you boulder for many meters with a harness on :P). The German Bouldering Cup kicked off in Munich The first stage of the German Bouldering Cup took place in Munich last weekend with Stefan Danker and Julia Winter taking […]

2012 Recap – Best Male Competition Boulderers

Gelmanov in an IFSC Bouldering World Cup

Few weeks ago we listed our 2012 top 5 best female climbers in IFSC bouldering competitions. Let’s do the same with the guys, shall we? Please bear in mind that this is based mostly on my personal opinion and is just for fun. You can be sure that I’ve struggled to make this list. The top 5 […]

Weekly Digest – 20 January 2013

Glairon Mondet climbing The Big Island

Hum… those lazy climbers… just one 8C | V15 got repeated this week! Guillaume Glairon Mondet repeated The Big Island 8C | V15 The Big Island is a low standing start to The Island, a problem first done by Dave Graham and located in the sandstone Mecca of Fontainebleau, France. On Glairon Mondet’s blog you […]

Weekly Digest – 23 December 2012

Proyecto NA.SA. promotional picture

Not that many news this week, just 3 quick notes: Gillaume Glairon Mondet (FRA) has repeated Super Tanker 8B+ | V14 in Fontainebleau, France. You can read his recap on his blog (in French and Engligh) and watch a video of his ascent on Vimeo. Nacho Sánchez on Potencia Hidrogenada 8B | V13. Picture taken […]

Quick Note – 2 December 2012

The results of La Sportiva Leyends Only 2012 are: Sean McColl (CAN) Dmitrii Sharafutdinov (RUS) Jakob Schubert (AUT) Guillaume Glairon Mondet (FRA) Adam Ondra (CZE)

La Sportiva Legends Only 2012

This Saturday the last big international bouldering comp of the year will take place in Stockholm: La Sportiva Legends Only. 5 of the best competition boulderers on earth will gather in the Klättercentret climbing gym to try to solve some ridiculously hard boulder problems set by British top climber Shauna Coxsey (who will be head route setter). The line-up Dmitrii […]