Legendary Rockies Riptide WI6+ Climbed in 2021

“It’s a psychotic ice climb. It’s way out there. Even when it’s fat it’s still hard”

Legendary Rockies Riptide WI6+ Climbed in 2021

“It’s a psychotic ice climb. It’s way out there. Even when it’s fat it’s still hard”

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Routes

Brittany Goris Sends East Coast Fist Bump 5.14a Trad

She joins a list of some of the world’s most legendary female climbers who’ve sent the trad grade

Gear

In-Depth Shoe Review of La Sportiva’s Theory, The Olympian

La Sportiva’s Theory is one of the brand’s three Olympic-level climbing shoes. It’s the world’s softest and most aggressive slab shoe

Events

Winners of the 2021 Ouray Ice Climbing Competition

It was one of the most exciting Ouray ice comps of the past few years, with hard routes and strong climbers

Video

Watch Five Rock Climbing Whipper Clips

Your weekly dose of edge-of-your-seat whipper action

Indoor Climbing

Janja Garnbret and Domen Škofic Send 13-Pitch Artificial 5.14a

It’s the hardest and tallest artificial climb ever built

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