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8a.nu - вт, 01/12/2020 - 03:00

VIDEO: Jimmy Webb's 2019 Rocklands Rampage

Mellow have just released footage of Jimmy Webb's Rocklands rampage in 2019. The top American boulderer worked his way through some of Rocklands' hardest testpieces, including Spray of Light (8C), Parzival (8C), The Finnish Line (8C), Monkey Wedding (8C) and Black Eagle Assis (8B+) - a mixture of old classics and new additions. 

UKclimbing.com - вт, 14/07/2020 - 15:20

NEWS: Kim Collison Breaks Lakes 24-hour Record

Over the weekend, Kim Collison broke the 23-year-old Lakes 24-hour record – where the aim is to reach the greatest number of 2000ft peaks within 24 hours. The Lake District based ultra-runner ticked off 78 peaks over a distance of 145km, with 11,750m of ascent in 23 hours and 45 minutes, beating Mark Hartell's 1997 record by 1 peak.

UKclimbing.com - пн, 13/07/2020 - 13:00

NEWS: Piolets d'Or 2020 - Significant Ascents List Announced

The longlist of significant global ascents from 2019 has been released by the Piolets d'Or organising committee. Each year, the Piolets d'Or recognise significant new ascents in mountaineering, taking style, innovation, commitment and respect for both the environment and local people into consideration. In 2020, the recipients of the awards will be presented at the Ladek Mountain Festival in Poland from 11-22 September - either in person or virtually, COVID-19 situation pending.

UKclimbing.com - пн, 13/07/2020 - 11:00

NEWS: Sabrina Verjee Becomes 1st Woman to Run the Wainwrights

Sabrina Verjee has completed the legendary Wainwright Round of 214 Lake District fells, becoming the first woman to do so.

UKclimbing.com - вс, 12/07/2020 - 11:00

NEWS: In Isolation - Ep. 13: Series Highlights and Olympic Predictions

As competitions restart - and given the fact that we're no longer 'in isolation' - it seemed like a good time to wrap up our video series and look ahead to Tokyo 2020. In this final episode of In Isolation, we look back at some of our favourite moments from the series and discuss who we think will fill the final Olympic places, plus who our money is on for Tokyo.

Stay tuned for a UKC feature on the Olympic-qualified athletes coming soon...

UKclimbing.com - пт, 10/07/2020 - 11:00

NEWS: 4th Ascent of Liquid Ambar 8c+ by Kieran Forrest

19-year-old Bangor-based youth Kieran Forrest has made the fourth ascent of Jerry Moffatt's Liquid Ambar 8c+ at Lower Pen Trwyn, North Wales. First climbed in 1990, the route was originally graded 8c and had subsequently only been repeated by Ben Moon and Pete Robins within the last 30 years.

UKclimbing.com - пт, 10/07/2020 - 11:00

FRI NIGHT VID: Alpinists at Large: 1981 Attempt on Mt. Siguniang in China

This week's Friday Night Video takes a look at the 1981 attempt on Mt Siguniang in China. At the time, there were complicated relations between the US and China and the trip was one of the first American expeditions to the mountains of China.

UKclimbing.com - чт, 09/07/2020 - 19:00

NEWS: Sabrina Verjee currently on Wainwright Record attempt

Sabrina Verjee is currently attempting the infamous Wainwright Record, a 525km non-stop route, with 36,000m of ascent, which covers all 214 Wainwright summits. She set off at 3am on Monday 6th with a schedule to try and beat Paul Tierney's 2019 record.

Follow her attempt live.

UKclimbing.com - чт, 09/07/2020 - 12:20

NEWS: Austria Climbing Summer Series (Boulder) - Watch Live!

Missing competition climbing action? Watch the The Austria Climbing Summer Series live from 7:55 a.m. UK time today, featuring the semi-finals and finals of the first bouldering competition in the series, with commentary from IFSC Commentator Charlie Boscoe and Austrian bouldering legend Anna Stöhr.

UKclimbing.com - чт, 09/07/2020 - 09:00

NEWS: Molly Thompson-Smith Ticks Hard Frankenjura Classics

Molly Thompson Smith has had a couple of successful months in the Frankenjura. She left the UK straight after the CWIF competition to train with her partner, Jan Hojer. Lockdown ended earlier in Germany and Molly was able to retain her form from earlier in the year, ticking several hard 'Jura classics.

UKclimbing.com - ср, 08/07/2020 - 17:20

VIDEO: Sport Climbing - Respect the Rock

In the latest BMC Respect the Rock film, Emma Twyford talks us through the essentials for sport climbing. The video runs through information that's vital for anyone venturing outside for their first sport trip. 

UKclimbing.com - ср, 08/07/2020 - 12:30