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Video: Contrast, Bouldering at Magic Wood

Watch Pete Edwards climb Dinos Don’t Dyno and Adrian Jehakumar on Hohenzone at Switzerland’s Magic Wood. “I realized that the problems contrast beautifully, so I tried to pick music to complement this as best as I could,” said Edwards, who produced the
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Watch Some Canadian Ice Climbing

Ruben Perez Blazquez spent the fall of 2014 climbing ice in Canada. Here is a video he made of his trip, which features Crista-Lee Mitchell, Jennifer Olson, Peter Holder and Martin Schoenherr.
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Rock the Blocs Bouldering Festival 2015 a Huge Success

Three years after the first Rock the Blocs took place and this festival just keeps getting bigger and better. By Andy White – Rock the Blocs Founder and Organizer It’s strange to think that just a few years back, this event was hatched as a way to get a few more
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Watch Young Connor Send Home Wall

The theme this week is yound senders. Watch little Connor Kreft climb a 60-degree home bouldering wall.
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Arc’teryx’s #defineFEMININE West Coast Adventure

Arc’teryx asked you to nominate a woman that inspires you in the outdoors and defines “feminine” with everything she does. They had no idea of the number of heartfelt responses they would receive and thanks everyone for showing them how strong and active the outdoor
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Watch Bryce Johnson’s First Ascent of Joe’s Valley V10

Joe’s Valley has a new bouldering area and it is yielding some difficult new lines. This video was sent to EpicTV as part of their Booom Fest. Watch Bryce Johnson make the first ascent of Hard In The Paint V10, which shows why Joe’s Valley is one of America’s
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Watch Climbing in B.C.’s Eldred Valley

Eldred Valley is located near Powell River, B.C. and has some big potential for new routes.  Schizophrenia is 12 pitches of cracks, flakes, dihedrals and slab. A little dirty in places, but the rock is high quality, climbing is varied, scenery amazing. Key factors of becoming a
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Watch Valley of the Giants Trailer

In February 2015 Philippe Ribière and Dan Bates visited Read Macadam in the Sultanate of Oman. With word of a treasure trove of massive potential for bouldering first ascents, they explored a remote canyon high in the Eastern Hajar mountain range on the eastern most part of
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Watch Squamish Tourism’s Climbing Spot

Tourism Squamish puts together a short video that includes some good climbing footage. Squamish Tourism Rock Climbing spot from Candela Collective Inc. on Vimeo.
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Sean McColl Wins Gold At China World Cup

Sean McColl finishes in first place as Canadians keep their momentum from the Vail World Cup moving in Chongqing this weekend. It was the first Asian stop of the 2015 IFSC World Cup and it took place in Chongqing on the summer solstice and despite some hot temperatures, athletes
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