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Adam Ondra Talks About Future Outside of Climbing

Like so many in the sport, Adam Ondra plans to keep climbing for as long as he is able, but this isn’t his only objective. His studies in Economics have helped to give him a wider view of the world and while he isn’t planning to settle down into a regular 9 to 5 (or 8
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Watch Road to Slipstream

The 2014 film, Road to Slipstream is about an encounter between three new-to-the-Rockies climbers and three experienced alpinists. In 2013, Martin Lesperance wanted to make a film about inexperienced climbers meeting experienced climbers and the dynamics between them. After
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Canada’s Longest Slackline is Rigged in Squamish

SlacklifeBC has been busy rigging some high and long slacklines and recently tightened the longest one in Canada. Here is a photo of slack-liner Friedi, who was the first one out biggest line in Canada. The 133-metre long line is nearly 300 metres off the ground. No one has
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Watch Matt Fultz Climb a New V14

Matt Fultz put up this difficult problem outside of Ogden, Utah in April 2015 and graded it V14. Fultz sent the route in April and reported on social media, “Super psyched to have put up a contender for the hardest boulder in Utah.” On 8a.nu Fultz described his new
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Watch Chris Sharma Climb a Redwood Tree

Chris Sharma recently spent three days working and climbing a 75-metre 700-year-old Redwood in California and said his route is called Jumbo Wood 5.14d. Sharma and a team from Red Bull worked with Dr. Anthony Ambrose and Wendy Baxter, research scientists and redwood-tree experts
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The Horst Brothers Send in Frankenjura

Cameron and Jonathan Horst have spent some of their spring sending classics in Bavaria’s Frankenjura. Cameron, 14, recently sent Raubritter and after the climb said, “Amazing line! super powerful, and sequential climb. My hardest climb yet and first 5.14b.”
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Watch One Year Later – Rosa Post’s Recovery From a Life-Changing Fall

At the age of 23, Rosa Post suffered a traumatic climbing injury at that left her paralyzed from the waist down. On May 4, Rosa was leading a climb near Canyonlands National Park when a hold broke on her and she fell, severely injuring her spinal cord. Her friend and climbing
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Sasha DiGiulian’s First Female Ascent of a Verdon 5.14

Sasha DiGiulian has made the first female ascent of a new 5.14 in France’s Verdon Gorge called La Coccinelle Trump L’oeil.  The Verdon Gorge is between Nice and Marseilles and was formed from the Verdon River. The limestone gorge is hundreds of metres high and has
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Squamish’s New Junction Park Boulder and Potential Mamquam Zipline

Squamish will be getting a new downtown boulder and there’s talks of a future zipline. The town of Squamish, in partnership with Climbers Access Society of BC and with sponsorship from The Hive Bouldering Gym, has given the green light to a community boulder at Junction
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Watch Climbing Mount Robson’s Kain Face

Mount Robson’s Kain Face is one of the most sought-after moderate alpine faces in Canada. In 2014, Max and Charlie Nuttelman made an ascent of the classic wall, which was first climbed in 1913 by Conrad Kain and his clients, McCarthy and Foster. It’s a 20-pitch alpine
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