Psicobloc and V14 Flashes | OnB Digest 30/07/2017

The biggest Deep Water Soloing comp in the World, a V14 flash… let’s catch up with the latest bouldering news!

Ned Feehally flashes Trust Issues, 8B+ | V14

The sendage in Rocklands continues. British climber Ned Feehally has pulled off an impressive flash of Trust Issues, a problem graded 8B+ | V14, opened by Nalle Hukkataival two weeks ago. Only 5 climbers have managed to flash a problem that hard.

Alex Megos repeats The Finnish Line

German climber Alex Megos has pulled off the first repetition of Nalle Hukkataival’s The Finnish Line. Regarding the quality of the problem, it looks like Megos agrees with Hukkataival: Maybe the best line of all time?!

More comps in Europe & more sends by Puccio | OnBDigest 23/07/2017

Over the last days, we’ve had several international comps in Europe. Meanwhile, Alex Puccio keeps climbing hard stuff in the Rockies. Let’s catch up with the latest bouldering news!

The Shinning V13, Alex Puccio keeps crushing in the Rockies

If June was a productive month for Alex Puccio, it looks like July won’t be bad either. Over the last weeks, the American crusher has sent a ton of hard stuff, including yet another V13 | 8B boulder. So far she has climbed 23 problems graded V13 or harder.

Japan Won Everything! | OnB Digest 15/07/2017

Japan dominated the Asian Youth Champs in Singapore, 15 medals! That and news from the UK, The Netherlands, Rocklands, Magic Woods…

Japan dominates the Asian Youth Champs

The Japanese Team keeps breaking records and making jaws drop. Last weekend their youth competitors won 15 medals, including every single gold, in the bouldering categories during the Asian Youth Championships hosted in Singapore.

Liting Xu climbs Fragile Steps 8B | V13

Singaporean climber Liting Xu is on her second trip to the South African bouldering paradise of Rocklands and she has just climbed her first problem graded 8B | V13, Fragile Steps.

New V15’s by Timonov, Stranik and Quero

Looks like the European Summer is no obstacle for the outdoor crushers. Russian Vadim Timonov, Czech Martin Stranik and Spaniard Cesar Quero have recently established new V15’s | 8C’s in their respective countries.

Leah Crane and Tyler Landman, 2017 British Bouldering Champions

Leah Crane and Tyler Landman have won the 2017 British Bouldering Championships, hosted last weekend in Sheffield. Hannah Slaney, Anže Peharc, Molly Thompson-Smith and Nathan Phillips completed the podium.