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Tour de Bloc at Rock Jungle

The Tour de Bloc tour made a stop in Edmonton on the weekend of Dec. 13 and 14. The comp had a big turnout for each age category. Photos by Sara Frangos The third stop on the Western Canada tour of the Tour de Bloc made it’s way to Rock Jungle in Edmonton. The first
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Vid: The Moonflower

May 2014 – Sam Van Brempt and Maxime De Groote made a visit to the Central Alaska Range. After acclimatizing in the Kahiltna Southeast Fork and an attempt on Denali, they climbed the Bibler Klewin route on the Moonflower Buttress.  The Moonflower Testpiece Trailer from Sam
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Hilarious Four-Tool Ice Technique

There is a very good reason that this method never caught on. The climber brings up some very good point, however they are on his crampons and no where else. You could try this technigue at your local ice crag and see what kind of reaction you get. Prepare to be schooled on one
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Canada Strong At Inaugural World Cup

The first UIAA Ice Climbing World Tour to take place in North America was one to remember. On Dec. 13, two Canadians won the North American Championships and placed high in the international ranks. There is no doubt that Bozeman is a prime destination for ice climbers. Nearly
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Watch the Bozeman World Cup Ice Fest LIVE Sat. Dec 13

Don’t miss any of the action at the UIAA Bozeman Ice World Cup presented by The North Face with Lowa Boots. The livestream broadcast is brought to you by Polar Bears International, along with colour commentary by adventure athlete Brody Leven and UIAA World Cup competitor Marc
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Ice Climbing World Cup Speed Results and History is Made

The UIAA’s first ever World Cup in North America started with the speed climbing competition on Fri. Dec. 12. The warm weather led to a no-ice speed climbing wall in downtown Bozeman, Montana. Large crowds gathered in Bozeman to watch the event take place. In the end,
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Larcher Goes Crack Climbing

A short story about Jacopo Larcher’s discovery of crack and trad climbing. What is crack climbing? What does it mean? In America, it is one of the most known and practiced styles of climbing, but in Europe it is still something “unfamiliar and mysterious.” The
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A short story about Jacopo Larcher’s discovery of crack- and trad climbing. What is crack climbing? What does it mean? In America, it is one of the most known and practiced types of climbing, but in Europe it is still “unfamiliar and mysterious.” The video shows
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New Moderate Mixed Route in Rockies: Soft Coire

Jay Mills is one of the Rockies’ leading guides and new routers. He has now climbed a number of new routes in the Coire Dubh area on Lodder Peak. After the December cold snap, Mill and his partner Julian headed up the ice pitches on Coire Dubh and climbed the standard M5
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Paul Robinson in South Africa

Over the Summer, Paul Robinson had one goal in mind: to establish as many FAs as possible in a new area of South Africa. Here are just a few of over 50 problems he put up.
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