Edyta Ropek from Five Ten Team had won fourth edition of this year’s IFSC World Cup in speed climbing, which was held on famous dam in Valle di Daone in Italy. After qualification round she was first, with best time 23,44 seconds on 26 meter route.
Last Saturday, I stayed on a nice Psicobloc comp!!! Last Saturday, in Kanpezu, there was a concentration-competition of Psicobloc. The event was on a climbing wall-bridge over a river! Very motivating!
Cihan Calis aka "Gambit" shares this awesome slackline video with us. Check it out.
Atlanta in mid-July is HOT. That was my first thought as I stepped off the plane last month to get ready for the 2010 SCS Nationals at Stone Summit, the largest climbing gym in the country. I got to Atlanta two weeks early to train at the gym with the US Team coach, Claudiu Videscelu, and a bunch of my friends from all over the US. When everyone first walked into the gym, the first impression was to stand back and look in awe at the sheer size of the walls. The highest wall is over 60 feet...
Five Ten rider Greg Minnaar (Santa Cruz Syndicates) continues to lead the UCI World Cup Downhill Series with a 2nd place finish in Champery, Switzerland.
Five Ten's own Nancy Prichard Bouchard recently embarked on a 4-day quest to climb Mt. Ranier with 7 other women. Check out this article from The News Tribune on our media/sponsorship director’s adventure on Mt. Rainier and check out photos from the adventure here.