Ondra and Saurwein, KO winners in Arco

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Adam Ondra and Katharina Saurwein have won the Arco Rockmaster Bouldering KO Competition, held last week in Arco, northern Italy. The KO Bouldering Masters competition is part of the Arco Rockmaster Festival, that has been taking place for the last 30 years and includes many other climbing events.

European Bouldering Championships 2015 – Aftermath

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The European Bouldering Championship has been the perfect event to illustrate why this season may be the most interesting to date. It is very hard to tell who are the favorites; the famous guys are strong, but so is everyone else.

European Bouldering Championships 2015 – Results

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Jule Wurm and Jan Hojer are the 2015 European Bouldering Champions. The podium was completed by Anna Stöhr, Adam Ondra, Katha Saurwein and Stefan Scarperi.

European Bouldering Championships 2015 – Semifinals

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Really hard problems in the semifinal round in Innsbruck. Many big names are out, and we have a very unusual lineup for the finals.

First 8B for Katha Saurwein, first 8C for Martin Stráník

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Austrian climber Katha Saurwein has made a successful trip to the Rocky Mountain National Park (Colorado, USA), managing to climb Nuthin’ but sunshine 8B | V13 and several other hard boulders. Also, in Switzerland, Czech climber Martin Stráník has climbed his first 8C problem.

8B Senders Ladies Club

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Very few women have managed to send a problem graded 8B | V13 (and only eight have climbed an 8B+ | V14). This grade of difficulty represents the very cutting edge of female bouldering.

2013 Toronto Bouldering World Cup – Results

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The sixth Bouldering World Cup of the Season is over. The Austrian Golden Couple (TM) Kilian Fischhuber and Anna Stöhr have won yet another gold medal. Jorg Verhoeven, Akiyo Noguchi, Jakob Schubert and Alex Puccio completed the podium.

Weekly Bouldering Digest – 19 March 2013

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Let’s see… we have Chris Schulte’s euro trip, Dave Graham latest V15, some really hard repeats in Switzerland, Daniel Woods not repeating a V15 (for a change!) and much more…

Weekly Bouldering Digest – 3 March 2013

Best of British

We have two weeks worth of news. Get ready for a lengthy post! Japan and the USA crowned their bouldering champions, the brits selected their team for the IFSC Bouldering World Cup, a bunch of girls did pretty well on hard boulders, Jan Hojer went on a sending rampage and so did Toru Nakajima.

2012 Recap – Best Female Competition Boulderers

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2012 is over (and world is still spinning!), let’s see who were the 5 best female competitors in IFSC bouldering competitions. Please bear in mind that this is based mostly on my personal opinion and is just for fun, don’t get offended if your personal favorite is not in the list! 5 – Jain Kim […]