Tim Reuser and Kim van den Hout, 2017 Dutch Bouldering Champions

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The Dutch Nationals took place over the weekend in Amsterdam. Tim Reuser and Kim van den Hout took the gold followed by Elko Schellingerhout, Tiba Vroom, Don van Laere and Julia Meijer.

Sunday Sends Video: Mina Markovic Slow & Steady

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Second episode of Sunday Sends! This time an ascent from the 2013 European Bouldering Championships in Eindhoven. Watch Slovenian Star Mina Markovic sending the hardest problem in the semifinal.

Video Gems: Slow Moments 2017

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Here’s the 2017 edition of Louder Than Eleven’s Slow Moments, a unique perspective on the IFSC Bouldering World Cup in Vail. Beautiful slow-motion highlights and really good sound effects to emphasize the action. Enjoy!

McColl and Puccio win the Bend Summer Competition

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The Bend Summer Competition took place a week ago in the town of Bend, Oregon, as part of the Subaru Outside Games. Sean McColl and Alex Puccio won in a final full of stars like Tyler Landman, Kyra Condie, Michael O’Rourke or the Raboutou’s.

Sunday Sends Video: Dmitry in Munich

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This is the first post and video on a new series that I’m calling ‘Sunday Sends’. In this series I will share individual ascents that for some reason I find interesting, giving some context and explaining why I find them interesting. We start with Dmitry Crushing the hardest problem in the 2014 World Championships in Munich.

Are tick marks allowed in IFSC Comps?

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In Navi Mumbai, there was a minuscule incident regarding a tick mark that prompted Anya to ask, in the comments of the results post, about the rules regarding tick marks. Here’s the answer!

David Firnenburg and Monika Retschy, 2017 German Bouldering Champions

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David Firnenburg and Monika Retschy have won the 2017 German Bouldering Champions that took place over the last 2 days in Berlin. Jan Hojer, Frederike Fell, Max Priz and Afra Hönig completed the podium.

Dmitry Sharafutdinov and Ekaterina Kipryanova, 2017 Russian Bouldering Champions

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This past week Russia celebrated its climbing nationals, including the 3 IFSC disciplines (speed, lead, and bouldering). Over 4 days the best climbers in the country competed in the city of Ufa. Dmitry Sharafutdinov secured his 10th National title and Ekaterina Kipryanova her 2nd.

Lots of news to catch up with! OnBouldering Digest 24/05/2017

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A lot has happened since the last Digest! Let’s play catch up with the latest bouldering news!

Anna Stöhr and Kilian Fischhuber, 2017 Austrian Champions

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Bouldering superstars Anna Stöhr and Kilian Fischhuber have won, yet again, the Austrian Bouldering Nationals, hosted this past weekend in Waidhofen, Lower Austria.