Lead by pioneering legend Mike "Twid" Turner and accompanied by Steve Long, who invite some youth on the trip in the form of the super strong James Taylor and Angus Kille (who just climbed Indian Face!), the team head for the giant monolith of Pedra Baiana, in Brazil, dreaming of a new line on perfect […]
Minus 15 degrees Fahrenheit in the morning, minus 7 for finals. The 2019 Ice Climbing Youth World Championships, February 28 - March 2 in Oulu, Finland, had everything: blasting wind, sun, heavy snow, and a hammering on finals day of what Keenan Griscom, 16, calls “more graupel than snow.” “It was too cold for […]
Watch the thrilling elite mixed climbing finals of the 26th Ouray Ice Competition—streamed LIVE—Saturday January 23 from start to finish. The action starts at 11 am MST (1800 GMT) when many of the best men and women climbers go for the gold in the cold of Colorado at one of the premier ice climbing destinations […]
In a stunning turn of events for the climbing community, not only has an all-Nepalese team summited the last remaining winter 8,000er, K2, but two titans of the outdoor industry, The North Face and Gucci (yes, Gucci), have teamed up to bring about a new line of avant-garde outdoor apparel. And yes, by “avant-garde” […]
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