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Recap: Adam Ondra’s Stellar Year

Adam Ondra had great 2014. In addition to onsighting 5.14d—something he did twice in 2014—he’s redpointed Biographie/Realization 5.15a 9a+ and won both the bouldering and lead climbing World Championships. Never before has anyone won championships in both disciplines in the
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Climbing in Little Cottonwood

Miswired is a short story about Peter Vintoniv and his bold ascents of some of Little Cottonwood Canyon’s hardest mixed sport and trad routes.  After having ticked off most of the Canyon’s hardest routes, Peter was looking for a new challenge and decided to start
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Bozeman Ice Fest 2014 – UIAA World Cup Bozeman : A Glimpse.

Highlights from the 2014 Bozeman Ice Festival and the UIAA North American Ice Climbing Competition and the North American Championships. North America’s First Youth Ice Championships The 2015 World Cup and Bozeman Results Bozeman Ice Fest 2014 – UIAA World Cup Bozeman
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Top Threes From Epic TV

Check these top three compilations from Epic TV. Top three rock, competition, videos, ice, training and so much more. Top Three Solos Top Three Ice and Alpine Climbs Top Three Trad Climbs Top Three Sport Climbs Top Three Competitions Top Three Weirdest Climbs Top Three Training
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Video: The Law V11

Jon Brock was hanging down in Chattanooga in late December 2014 enjoying the sandstone. He only had two days of climbing because of the weather, but it count. The Law V11 from Jon Brock on Vimeo.
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Tommy Caldwell Sends Hard Routes At His Monastery

For over five years Tommy Caldwell has been attempting a free climb of El Capitan’s Dawn Wall with partner Kevin Jorgenson.  In training for this year’s attempt, Caldwell formulated an audacious goal that would bring him to his home crag in Colorado, where it all
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Film: The Hardest Line

In early 2014, Calum Muskett and Dave McLeod set out for Patagonia to repeat David Lama’s free Compressor Route on Cerro Torre. With pitches up to 8a and bold, committing climbing high on the mountain, it is probably one of the hardest alpine climbs in the world. But
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Evolution of The Hive

A bustling centre of climbing and activity from day one, The Hive is expanding. Take a look back, to beginnings of The Hive and the search for a second location. Stay tuned for Episode 2 where you get a glimpse of the amazing new building for the first time. The Hive THE
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Yes, Sonnie Trotter was in the movie Twilight

How many people watched the Twilight movies? If you did, how many folks noticed the climber on The Chief was Sonnie Trotter? Sonnie Trotter’s website Free Solo Climber Attacked by Glitter from Monkey Bacon on Vimeo.
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Spray River Falls the “Film”

Banff Mountain Guide Joe McKay aka Mike Barter, is known for his internet films about the lighter side of climbing. Watch this trailer about climbing Spray River Falls. Coming soon to a crag near you. Joe McKay the Mountain Guide Spray River Falls from The Last Metis on Vimeo.
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