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Africa Fusion – Honnold and Findlay explore South Africa

Alex Honnold and Hazel Findlay head to South Africa for an experience of a life time. Africa Fusion takes us from the breathtaking red rock and vast landscape of Namibia, across the desert and down to lush Waterval Boven in South Africa. Carrying on the journey in South Africa we
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Yosemite: one on one with Cheyne Lempe

Living, climbing, and working in Yosemite Valley, California with Mountain Hardwear athlete Cheyne Lempe. For most of us — it’s a distant dream. Live full time (legally) in Yosemite Valley, California. Climb some of the best granite in the world as part of your job. Live in a
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Video: Psicocomp 2014 Re-cap

This year’s Psicocomp was one to remember. Sean McColl took home top spot in one of the most energized competitions to date. For results see here.
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Steck comments on Denali Schmidt’s art campaign

Climbing community starting to show support of deceased climber Denali Schmidt’s art campaign on Kickstarter International — August 18, 2014 — When Denali Schmidt was killed in an avalanche with his mountaineer father last year on K2, the second-tallest peak in the world,
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The Gezels: Sibling Crushers

Victoria and Brandon Gezel climb a V6, V7 and V8 at Lincoln Lake, Mount Evans. For an article about the brother/sister team, visit Vegabundo.  
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Three Epic TV Climbing Dailies to start your day

Every day, Epic TV posts a clip about what’s new in climbing. Here are three recent ones that caught our eye. Tommy Caldwell talks Chamonix. K2 in 2014 The hardest single finger crack move!
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Project360: street view to Eiger North Face

Mammut brings the Eiger North Face to our screens with their Project360. An interactive street-view style web page. These stunning images are opening up new horizons on the Eiger North Face and herald a new era in the visual realization of alpine climbing. Project360 is taking
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Balancing Act in the West: How America’s Playground Can Be A Model for Recreation and Drilling

SALT LAKE CITY — A video about a unique land use plan being crafted for the Moab area debuted at the Outdoor Retailer show this week, touting the approach as a model for the rest of the nation to achieve balance between recreation and resource extraction. The video, called
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McColl to be on Ninja Warrior!

Canada’s Sean McColl will be on the TV show Ninja Warrior on Sept. 15, be sure to watch it. One of the world’s best competitive rock climbers, originally from Canada’s West Coast, but who currently lives in Europe will be going head to head with ninja-like
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2015 Ontario Access Calender

The Ontario Access Coalition (OAC) has announced a photo contest featuring Ontario crags. From the Ontario Access Coalition: The OAC is calling on photographers to submit their best photos of Ontario crags for the annual Ontario Crags Calendar! Amateur and professional
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