Meet the Most Hated Men in Climbing
The artificial holds and lines devised for gyms and climbing competitions don't just happen—they're created and placed by devious people who want to force you to stretch, contort, curse, fail, and fall. We go behind the scenes with the masterminds who make this booming sport a serious challenge.
Bouldering: Your Favorite New Workout - Fitbit Blog
Rocking climbing without ropes—sound intriguing? Bouldering is like climbing’s close cousin, less high-flying but equally demanding. And a heck of a lot of fun. Your target is a short series of individual moves, laid out in a specific route. It’s physically challenging but also mentally tough; you’re always thinking a few moves ahead. Plus, you …
Alex Johnson: FA of The Swoop (V10), with Video | Rock and Ice Magazine
Alex Johnson, a Las Vegas resident, has claimed the first ascent of The Swoop (V10) in Red Rock, Nevada, on her fourth day working the boulder problem.
Paul Robinson: Red Rockin
After visiting Red Rocks so many times, I cannot believe that there is still so much potential for new boulders to be climbed. Each canyon seems to have a n...
Time In The Pines: Welcome To The Future
Welcome To The Future: Sitting in the picturesque Hope Valley, just outside the Tahoe basin, Welcome To The Future has become a classic test piece of the area.…
Paul Robinson “Bossin Up” V14/8B+ First Ascent (video). On my first day there, I saw a boulder that had 2 incredible lines beginning from the same undercling at the bottom of the wall. It took a few days to figure out the moves but slowly it all came together. ~Paul Robinson, prAna Ambassador
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