Babara Zangerl and Melissa Le Nevé have been adding to their route tallies with post lockdown route successes in Austria and Bavaria.
Nick Estcourt Award 2020 goes to Livingstone and Strazar
10th May '20
Tom Livingstone and Luka Strazar have received the 2020 Nick Estcourt Award.
Mountain Heritage Trust - Help
10th May '20
Press release - The Mountain Heritage have had their funding withdrawn until further notice and are asking for help to keep this valuable resource open.
How and when will climbing walls re-open?
7th May '20
How and when will climbing walls open again is the question vexing many and whilst reopening protocols are under development operators are wrestling with revised staffing requirements, budgets and impact to the bottom line.
The North Face opens Covid-19 Explore Fund
5th May '20
Press release - The Covid-19 Explore Fund is open for applications. Aimed at providing financial support to anyone from mountain guides to climbing coaches and climbing gyms.
Ondra and Schubert back in the game
4th May '20
Adam Ondra and Jakob Schubert are back climbing outside again and have polished off F9a+ and F9a respectively.
1st May '20
Against the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, this week has seen a number of announcements regarding the postponed Olympics.
Big Balls and Ground Falls - Jim Pope
29th Apr '20
Jim Pope’s recently released film Big Balls and Ground Falls is a celebration all everything big and bold about climbing on grit.
Mick Fowler: Coping when it goes wrong
27th Apr '20
Mick Fowler, who has his share of ups and downs, draws a parallel between the current situation and the difficulites he has faced in the mountains.
Emmett talks about Mission to Mars and Helmcken Falls
24th Apr '20
Earlier this year, Tim Emmett and Klemen Premrl returned to the frozen Helmcken Falls where they both lead Nadurra Durra (WI 12) and Mission to Mars (WI 13).
Pearson and Ciavaldini - Adventure webinar Monday April 27th
23rd Apr '20
James Pearson and Caroline Ciavaldini are doing a live webinar “An Adventure state of mind” at 8pm (European time) on Monday April 27th.
Emma Twyford talks about Big Bang – the film
22nd Apr '20
Following the Big Bang premiere and online Q&A last week on BMC’s Facebook page, Emma Twyford talks to Climber about the film, her ascent and what's next.