Daily Archives: December 7, 2013

Becca Frangos is one of Canada’s leading female youth climbers. In her recent blog post she talks about mind control. She trains in Canmore, Alberta, and her coach is Sonnie Trotter.  From Becca’s blog: […]

Impressive start to season in Patagonia American alpinist Colin Haley, along with Canadian Sarah Hart, have climbed a new route on Aguja Volonqui, 2,200 m, named El Lobito, 400 m, AI4+, M5, A0.  In November […]

Do you use open (non sewn) quickdraws with a rubber band holding them in place on the karabiner? Did you know this is a potentially deadly combination? Deadly quickdraws: explained from team_BMC on Vimeo.

Nanga Parbat, 8,126 m, is the ninth highest mountain in the world. Two teams have announced they will be attempting to climb the “Killer Mountain” this winter via the Schell Route. Nanga Parbat is […]