Hardest Female First Ascent Ever for 15-Year Old Laura Rogora?
Laura Rogora, age 15, has made the first ascent of La Gasparata, 8c+/9a (5.14c/d) at Collepardo, near Rome, which puts her in the running for making the hardest female first ascent in history.
22nd Annual Ouray Ice Festival Delivers the Stuff
Highlights and competition results from the 22nd annual Ouray Ice Festival.
Weekend Whipper: The Perils of Rope Drag
In this week's Weekend Whipper, a climber experiences the full perils of rope drag. After yarding up the rope on a new 41-meter route near Mizugaki, Japan, she pumps out before she is able to clip, and peels off the wall.
Art’s Spar Ordeal - Coming Down the Hard Way
Then came the day of rescue trucks, floodlights, bullhorns and a crowd of morbidly curious onlookers, who hung around the base of the Bastille watching as Hugh and I tried to descend from Art’s Spar on the Redgarden Wall.

WHIPPERs

Weekend Whipper: Ice Fall Wrecking Ball
Weekend Whipper: Ice Fall Wrecking Ball

TODAY'S VIDEOS

Isabelle Faus Sends The Wheel of Chaos (V14), RMNP
Isabelle Faus Sends The Wheel of Chaos (V14), RMNP
Michaela Kiersch & The Golden Ticket (5.14c)
Michaela Kiersch & The Golden Ticket (5.14c)
Sharma, López and Roca Establish Two V13s in Spain
Sharma, López and Roca Establish Two V13s in Spain











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