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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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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 Ben Moon Climb Rainshadow and Interview

British climber, Ben Moon, made the fourth ascent of Rainshadow 5.14d at Malhom Cove on Mon. June 8. The route was established by Steve McClure in 2003, and it was Moon’s second 5.14d and he sent it 25 years after his first ascent of Hubble at Raven Tor, one of the
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Afghan Women Plan to Climb Afghanistan’s Highest Peak

Thirteen Afghan women are attempting to climb Afghanistan’s highest mountain, Mount Noshaq 7,492 metres, which has only been climbed by two Afghans, both men. Niloofar Nooristani, 21, and Soheila Hamidi, 20, are two of the 13 women who will be attempting Mount Noshaq.
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Ueli Steck and Michael Wohlleben are Climbing #82SUMMITS

There are 82 mountains in the Alps that are 4,000 metres or higher and Michael Wohlleben and Ueli Steck hope to climb them all in 80 days. The Swiss and German alpinists will be self-propelled and have already climbed the most easterly summit, Piz Bernina 4,049 metres, in
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Climbers Rescued off Mount Logan

Three climbers who were attempting the East Ridge of Mount Logan are safe in Haines Junction after being rescued. Mount Logan, located in Kluane National Park, is Canada’s highest mountain at 5,959 metres, less than 200 metres shorter than Alaska’s Denali. The rescue
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Sonnie Trotter Visits Frankenjura for First Time

Sonnie Trotter is making his first visit to Germany’s Frankenjura count as he’s teamed up with local crusher, Alex Megos. After arriving two days ago, Trotter visited the local climbing gym and met up with Megos. On his second day, he made a trip to some of the crags
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