Petra Klingler, Swiss Power | Sunday Sends

This Sunday we gonna see one of the most powerful climbers doing the World Cup circuit, World Champion Petra Klingler, flashing a dynamic problem during the World Championships in Munich, back in 2014.

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Alex Puccio vs. Akiyo Noguchi | Compare and Contrast

Today I wanna share a new experiment. A climbing comparison video in which I (over)analyze and compare how Alex Puccio and Akiyo Noguchi climbed the same problem during the 2013 World Cup in Log Dragomer, Slovenia.

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Noguchi and Narasaki get ready for the season in Innsbruck

The brand new Kletterzentrum Innsbruck is the place to be. Climbers from all over the planet are visiting the state of the art climbing facility to train at the highest level. The latest visitors are Japanese superstars Akiyo Noguchi and Tomoa Narasaki.

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Valeri Kremer, Slabmaster | Sunday Sends

In the World Cups, quite often we get to see relatively unknown climbers kicking ass and making super hard problems look easy. This week we gonna witness how Valeri Kremer hicked a slab that shut down superstars like Shauna Coxsey or Miho Nonaka.

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Dave MacLeod repeats Catalan Witness the Fitness

Scottish climber Dave MacLeod has repeated Catalan Witness the Fitness, a roof problem opened by Chris Sharma a couple of years ago in Catalonia. The 39-year-old considers the line to fall within the 8B+ | V14, concurring with Jakob Schubert’s assessment.

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Nathaniel Coleman, Mind the Finger | Sunday Sends

Yesterday Nathaniel Coleman won his third USA Championship title. Let’s celebrate it reviewing an epic moment from the 2015 Vail World Cup in which he grabbed a hold as a 1-finger undercling.

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The new USA Scoring System, an alternative to the IFSC System?

USA Climbing has a new scoring system for bouldering. A very simple and direct method for assessing the performance of the climbers that tries to keep it as easy to understand as possible while still dividing the field in the fairest way possible.

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Watch the USA Bouldering Nationals Live!

The 2018 USA Open Bouldering National Championships will take place this weekend in Salt Lake City, Utah. All the rounds will be live-streamed, starting tomorrow (Friday) with the qualifiers. Don’t miss it, streams below!

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Nacho Sanchez repeats El Indomable, the hardest problem in Spain

Spanish climber Nacho Sanchez has pulled off the first repetition of Alberto Rocasolano’s El Indomable, calling it “a very hard 8C” and “the hardest problem I’ve ever climbed“. The line was opened as an 8C+ | V16 by Rocasolano back in October.

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Jim Pope and Rachel Carr win the BIFF 2018

The 2018 edition of the Beastmaker International Footless Festival ended in Sheffield with a big show full of stars. Louie Parkinson, Margo Hayes, Jan Hojer, Alex Megos and many others campused around in one of the most spectacular (and probably the silliest) climbing comp ever. Here you have some highlights!

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