McColl and Puccio win the Bend Summer Competition

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.

Evil Backwards, Puccio keeps sending V13’s

Alex Puccio had a very productive month of June. She took part in the Bouldering World Cup in Vail, ending in 4th place, she won the Bend Summer Competition in Oregon and, outdoors, she climbed several double digits, including 3 problems graded V13 | 8B. The latest, Evil Backwards, she climbed last week on Mount […]

Alex Puccio celebrates her 28th birthday climbing Bear Toss, 8B | V13

American crusher Alex Puccio has turned 28 years old and she celebrated the occasion sending her 21st problem graded V13 | 8B or harder, Bear Toss, on the Veritas Boulder, in Rocky Mountain National Park.

Alex Puccio warms up for Vail with another 8B | V13

Alex Puccio, in what was supposed to be a rest day, has climbed yet another V13 | 8B boulder, Dead Meadow in Wild Basin, Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado. This is Puccio’s 20th ascent graded V13 or harder.

Tour de Bloc, TNF Boulder Masters, Hard ascents in Japan… OnBouldering Digest 19/04/17

We have a lot of bouldering news to catch up with! Comps in Europe, Canada and South America and hard ascents all over the world. Tons of links below the video!

Alex Puccio, sendage in Leavenworth including V13 | 8B in a day

Alex Puccio has paid a very productive visit to the bouldering area of Leavenworth, in the state of Washington. In just one day she climbed The Teacup (V13 | 8B), The Practitioner (V11 | 8A), Abstraction (V10 | 7C+) and flashed The Coffe Cup (V9 | 7C).

Luther, another V13 by Alex Puccio

Alex Puccio is in Hueco Tanks crushing double-digit problems. Yesterday she climbed The Flame and Rumble in the Jungle (both V11 | 8A), and two days ago, Luther, her 16th V13 | 8B.

Alex Puccio and Nathaniel Coleman, 2017 USA Champions

Alex Puccio and Nathaniel Coleman have won the 2017 USA Bouldering Nationals held this weekend in Salt Lake City, Utah. This is Puccio’s 10th National title, an unprecedented record, and Coleman’s second. Ashima Shiraishi, Kai Lightner, Brook Raboutou and Alexey Rubtsov completed the podium.

2017 USA Nationals: Puccio and Woods go for their 10th victory against defending champions Mascarenas and Coleman

The 2017 USA Bouldering Nationals start today in Salt Lake City, Utah. Around 180 climbers will take part in the qualifying round and the top 20 will compete in the semifinal tomorrow. All rounds will be streamed.

Kai Lightner and Alex Puccio, champions of the Dark Horse Series

The 8th edition of the Dark Horse Series ended in Boston, Massachusetts, with the Championship event held at Metro Rock Climbing. Alex Puccio defended her title, winning her 8th competition in a row, and Kai Lightner won on the male side. Megan Lynch, Gabriele Moroni, Brook Raboutou and Tyler Landman completed the podium.