Britain’s Top World Cup Woman and an Austrian Veteran at IFSC Hamilton
In our continuing coverage of the upcoming IFSC World Cup Canada, we look at Team Great Britain’s Shauna Coxsey and Team Austria’s Jakob Schubert, two athletes receiving different support from their respective federations.
IFSC Canada World Cup: Veterans from Down East
We continue our coverage of the upcoming IFSC World Cup Comp in Hamilton with profiles of two Canadian athletes from the Maritimes.
Mammut Photo Contest
Send us your most dramatic or scenic climbing photos for a chance to win one of four great prizes from Mammut.
Stanhope and Olson Mentor Alpine Club Under 25 Climbing Camp
Top Canadian climbers to mentor and guide at Alpine Club Under 25 Camp
How Does Your Training Program Compare?
Ever wondered how elite climbers train? Check out this incredible video of Jan Hojer's training program.
Three Days With Ethan Pringle
Check out this brilliant video of one of America's most talented rock climbers, Ethan Pringle.
IFSC World Cup Canada: German Efficiency
IFSC Bouldering World Cup Kitzbuhel victors coming to IFSC Hamilton comp.
Canadian First Non-European International Guiding Association Accident and Risk Committee Chair
Marc Piché, ACMG Technical Director, was recently appointed as chair of the IFMGA Accident and Risk Management Committee – a role never held by someone outside of Europe before." Piché is also well known as an author of the excellent guidebook, The Bugaboos.
American Alpine Club Criticizes National Park Service Statement: “ ‘Sport Climbing’ Language Unhelpful and Ambiguous.”
The long-awaited Director’s order 41, with its outline of bolting policies for parks, including major areas like Yosemite and Joshua Tree, has been lauded by some as an unmitigated victory for climbers access. While some aspects of the order certainly are positive (anchors are accepted as compatible with wilderness, no interim bolt ban is required, and individual parks can make policies that do not require approval of every anchor), some, including the American Alpine Club, have found certain aspects of the order confusing.
IFSC World Cup Canada: Introducing Two Canadian Favourites
Two familiar faces from this scene who will compete at the World Cup are Canmore’s Stacey Weldon, and Saskatoon’s Jason Holowach.