Weekly Digest – 10 February 2013

Two climbers competing in the German Bouldering Cup

Comps, hard repeats, many videos and even some news on lead climbing (lead climbing is when you boulder for many meters with a harness on :P). The German Bouldering Cup kicked off in Munich The first stage of the German Bouldering Cup took place in Munich last weekend with Stefan Danker and Julia Winter taking […]

Weekly Digest – 23 December 2012

Proyecto NA.SA. promotional picture

Not that many news this week, just 3 quick notes: Gillaume Glairon Mondet (FRA) has repeated Super Tanker 8B+ | V14 in Fontainebleau, France. You can read his recap on his blog (in French and Engligh) and watch a video of his ascent on Vimeo. Nacho Sánchez on Potencia Hidrogenada 8B | V13. Picture taken […]

Weekly Digest – 16 December 2012

James Webb has joined the super-exclusive club of V13 Flashers by sending “Roses and Blue Jays” (8B | V13) on his first try. Here’s a video of  Rob D’Anastasio sending that problem. Alex Johnson has flashed Luminance 7C | V9 in Bishop, California. Luminance is a pretty intimidating highball first climbed by Shawn Diamond in 2008. […]

Weekly Digest – 2 December 2012

Nalle Hukkataival try Off The Wagon 8C | V15. Picture taken from Nalle Hukkataival's blog.

Switzerland has been on fire lately: Nalle Hukkataival (FIN) continues his good run by repeating Dave Graham’s From Dirt Grows the Flower (8B+|V14). Read more on Nalle’s blog. Nalle Hukkataival on Off The Wagon (Picture credit: Nalle Hukkataival’s blog) Jan Hojer (GER) has done quick repeats of Momentum and Off The Wagon. Both problems have seen their […]