The only IFSC World Cup to take place in North America wrapped up on June 11 in Vail. A number of Canadians made the trip, including Elise Sethna (finished 38th), Eric Sethna (47th), Sean […]
Pamela Shanti Pack makes the first ascent of Am I Evil? This four-pitch 5.13 off-width is found in the famous Moab.
Watch this short animated film about big wall climbing, from cave man days to modern aid climbing by Timmy O’Neill and Jeremy Collins. For a history of 100 years of big-wall free-climbing visit here.
The Kain Route on Bugaboo Spire is one of Canada’s most iconic alpine climbs. The route begins at the Bugaboo/Snowpatch Col and climbs mostly easy fifth-class up a ridge until the crux. A steep […]
American crusher Ben Rueck talks about Pure Pressure, a vicious desert finger crack. Rueck wrote about the climb and skipping the bolts in a feature for Gripped magazine this month.
The upcoming documentary by Dave O’Leske about Fred Beckey is called Dirtbag: The Legend of Fred Beckey. O’Leske examines the life of one of the most rebellious climbing icons ever. Beckey inspired a generation with his daring […]
The Vail World Cup is the only IFSC World Cup taking place in North America in 2016. It is part of the GoPro Mountain Games from June 9 to 12 that draws thousands of […]