Special thanks to local climber Kris Wild, who recently completed his new multi-pitch line up the Apron. The line, named ‘Read Between the Lines (5.8 – 4 pitches or 5.10a – 5 pitches)’ begins at the base of the ramp that leads to Snake. According to Wild the line is ‘a mix of new terrain, […]
Story of the second World Cup this season is out as a part of Road To Tokyo. I had been to this city once before for the Bouldering World Cup in 2010, and it was my first ever bouldering victory. This time it was a strange competition with a lot of ups and downs, with […]
This weekend, The Boulders in Central Saanich, BC continue to play host to the 2019 Sport Climbing BC Provincial Difficulty Championships. Here are the final results of the Difficulty competition Saturday which will be followed today (Sunday) by the Speed competition Men’s Open 1. Elan Jonas-McRae 2. Devin Wong 3. Guy McNamee Women’s Open 1.Lexi […]
Multiple reports and agencies are now reporting that American Jess Roskelley and Austrians Hansjörg Auer and David Lama are presumed dead after a massive avalanche on the Canadian Rockies. “Parks Canada visitor safety specialists immediately responded by air and observed signs of multiple avalanches and debris containing climbing equipment. Based on the assessment of the […]
The Scarpa Instinct line has long been the flagship of Scarpa’s high performance shoe line, with many climbers refusing to let go of their Scarpa Instinct VR even when they sleep! With the 2018 redesign of the Instinct lace-up and the 2019 of the Instinct SR, the line has come full circle, providing beginner and […]
From the vaults, Daniel Woods, Chris Sharma, Dave Graham, and Matty Hong go sport climbing in Oliana and Margalef (2016). Featuring First Round First Minute (9b), Papichulo (9a+), Victimas Perez (9a) and Joe Mama (9a+).