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Limestone project chopped and solved at 5.14c (but pitons added on rappel)

In 1996, Harald Bielmeier bolted a 40-metre crack which ended in five metres of blank wall. Since then, the final crux remained a project. Roland Hemetzberger spent two years working on the route. He realized it could be climbed in a “cleaner” style. After removing
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Virgin Russian walls climbed

Chris Warner and Chris Fitzgerald spent 23 days in the Chukotka region of eastern Russia. They camped beneath big walls near the town of Bilibino. Warner and Fitzgerald climbed six new routes on four previously unclimbed walls. The climbers believe their ascents are the first in
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Megos Goes Dynoing!

Alex Megos skips the beta and goes big for the top-out while on a trip to South Africa’s Rocklands. Alex goes BIG from Powerhouse on Vimeo.
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Italy’s Project Fear, new route in the Dolomites

Elite Scottish climber Dave MacLeod has established a major variation on the Dolomites’ Tre Cime di Lavaredo. As Dave MacLeod reports on his blog, he and Alan Cassidy MacLeod climbed the new route which combines a old with new ground. The initial 90 metres climbs a section
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New Hard Yosemite Route

Cheyne Lempe and Ehan Pringle have climbed a new route in Yosemite, ground up. The 330-metre route is on Higher Cathedral Rock in Yosemite. The duo named their route The Constant Gardener 5.11+R A3. There were no fixed lines used on the serious new route. There was no information
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Outdoor Research Collections

Check out the latest Outdoor Research men’s and women’s collections.
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Kai Lightner is World Champion

The Youth World Championships are taking place in Noumea, New Caledonia between Sept. 19 and Sept. 23. American Kai Lightner won for the Youth Male B climbers making him the world champion for his age group. Lightner is one of North America’s strongest climbers and is
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McColl Dominating Ninja Warrior

Sean McColl recently competed on NBC’s Ninja Warrior. Here is the footage of him completing stage two with ease. (You need to be logged into Facebook to watch this video.) Post by Ninja Warrior.
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Unstoppable! McColl is the 2014 Adidas Rock Star

This weekend the who’s who of the international climbing community gathered for a veritable Climbing Rock Show in Germany at Stuttgart’s modern Porsche-Arena. Sean McColl proves why is the one of the world’s best competitive climbers, again. Around 70 athletes from 20
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Puccio climbs Wheel of Chaos V14

Alex Puccio has climbed the 25-move Wheel of Chaos in Rocky Mountain National Park, CO. It only took Puccio two days to send her second V14. The Wheel of Chaos was first climbed by Daniel Woods in 2013 as a variation to Wheel of Life in the Upper Chaos Canyon. In August, Puccio
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