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Watch the European Championships Finals LIVE Today!

The European Bouldering Championships have been taking place in Innsbruk, Austria this week. The event kicks off the IFSC World Cup season. Watch the finals LIVE at 12:30 EST here: Also this weekend is the Canadian National Lead and Difficulty Championships in Saanich, B.C. at
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Watch Aric Fishman Send a Hard New Thunder Bay Route

Aric Fishman is one of the leading route developers and climbers in Northwestern Ontario and is releasing a number of videos as part of a new series. Fishman recently sent a new 30-metre 10-bolt 5.12 sport route developed at a stunning new crag in Northwestern Ontario. “We
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Canadians Climb Mooses Tooth Classics

Every spring, dozens of climbers head to Alaska’s Ruth Gorge in search of old classics and new routes and two Canadians recently climbed a couple of the former. Bryce Brown and his partner Sunny Twelker are well-travelled alpinists. As doctors based in Canmore and Thunder
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Watch Paul Robinson Climb Hard Boulders in Colorado

Watch Paul Robinson climb Lost in Space V12 in Rocky Mountain National Park and the first ascent of Log Cabins V12 in St. Vrain. Follow Robinson on Instagram: A photo posted by Paul Robinson (@paulrobinson87) on May 15, 2015 at 8:16am PDT
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Short Film on Rocks Stars Alex Puccio and Joel Zerr

A Zerr Productions short film that features Alex Puccio and Joel Zerr bouldering in Rocky Mountain National Park, CO. Tune in to see how Alex deals with the dichotomous nature of being a World Cup Competitor and prominent female for pushing standards on rock.
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New Hard Route At Ontario’s Eagle’s Nest

Peter Hoang just sent a project that was equipped by Matthew Sapiecha in 2014 and named it Van Gogh’s Ear. “Dude, can you check out my ear?” said Sapiecha after a directional nut pupped out and hit his head during the route cleaning stage of the project. “I’m
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Highlights: European Bouldering Championships Female Qualifiers

Onbouldering has put together a highlight reel (including footage from every single problem) from the 2015 European Bouldering Championships female qualifying round.  Onbouldering’s Website A photo posted by Jessica Pilz (@jessy_pilz) on May 14, 2015 at 2:18pm PDT
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Himalayas Drop in Height From Earthquake

The May 12 earthquake in Nepal not only shook the ground, but it moved the surrounding mountains. The Himalayas sank three feet and in many areas up to five feet, but geologists say the mountains will return to their pre-quake height. The European Space Agency captured before and
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Watch Some Nova Scotia Bouldering

Hillary Street head to Halifax’s bouldering playground. “We only had a few days but the weather was unusually sublime. Fun climbs at Chebucto Head, the Land of Confusion and Prospect.”
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The Storyteller Series: Four Boulderers Talk Climbing

Listen to four of the world’s strongest boulderers talk about their project, lifestyle and so much more. Nalle Hukkataival The finnish climber Nalle Hukkataival describe himself, his aspirations and his motivations. Anthony Gullsten The finnish climber Anthony Gullsten tell
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