Kananaskis Country Public Safety Section responded to a call on Sept. 1 to an injured climber on Yamnuska. The leader took a 15-metre fall and hit a ledge and sustained injuries to their head […]
Tommy Caldwell and Adam Stack have climbed Mount Hooker’s Jaded Lady, a 600-metre 5.12a, in a day car-to-car. They travelled 48 kilometres round-trip and Caldwell onsighted every pitch in their sub 20-hour push. In […]
Some of the world’s top boulderers will be heading to the Adidas Rockstars Sept. 23 and 24. The event draws strong climbers to Stuttgart’s modern Porsche-Arena for the fifth year in a row. Around […]
It seems we’re forgetting that injury and death are potential consequences of playing in the uncontrollable environment of the vertical arena.
Ontario’s Leslie Timms has reported about the second ascent of her Lion’s Head route Above the Clouds. “It just got its second ascent/first male ascent,” said Timms. “It’s been attempted by a few folks […]
Retinal Circus was climbed by Aaron Martin and Zack Smith. The big crack system climbs the Minaret on the South Howser Tower in the Bugaboos. After their ascent, Smith wrote in the American Alpine […]
Rock climbing has never seen the likes of these women. Both are known for their trailblazing ascents of The Nose, the Eiger, and the Matterhorn; for establishing record-breaking speed climbs, for possessing a steely […]