The Greatest Boulderer You’ve Never Heard Of: Ryuichi Murai's on Fire
Ryuichi Murai, 21, may be the best boulderer you’ve never heard of – and he’s ok with that. Since April 2015, he’s completed four V15’s, seven V14’s and five V13’s. But he isn’t famous yet… in fact, his Instagram only has 220 followers.
GEAR REVIEW: Sublime Climbing Brush
Developed by climbers Tom Randall and Ransom Allison, these brushes are crafted especially for climbing. One version sports nylon bristles, while the other has natural boar’s hair. Both are four times larger than a toothbrush and heavy duty—guaranteed not to break or have the bristles fall out.
Legendary Climbing School's Vision Almost Complete Near Everest
Southwest of Everest, the tiny village of Phortse clings to a mountainside in the Khumbu Valley. Here among potato and buckwheat fields, the Khumbu Climbing Center helps current and would-be local guides to grow as mountaineers, training them to guide the highest peaks in the world.
2016 Rock and Ice Reader Survey
Need new climbing shoes? Fill out our 2016 Annual Reader Survey to be entered for a chance to win a pair of BOREAL Mutants or SCARPA Vapor Vs!

WHIPPERs

Weekend Whipper: Sacked on Snozzberries (5.12a)
Weekend Whipper: Sacked on Snozzberries (5.12a)

TODAY'S VIDEOS

Adam Ondra Working on "Stoking the Fire" (5.15b) in Santa Linya
Adam Ondra Working on "Stoking the Fire" (5.15b) in Santa Linya
Classic Multi-pitch "Traumpfeiler" in the Dolomites
Classic Multi-pitch "Traumpfeiler" in the Dolomites
Dave MacLeod Repeats Shallow Water to Riverbed (V14), Magic Wood
Dave MacLeod Repeats Shallow Water to Riverbed (V14), Magic Wood










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