I have just returned from an amazing weekend in Quebec City. I was there along with ten of my teammates for the National Canadian Youth Lead Championships. Delire Escalade was the host gym. When I first walked into Delire I was speechless. The wall is nothing like anything else in Canada and pictures from the website don’t do it justice. The main 60ish-foot overhung head wall reminds me of the World Cup walls in Europe. I really hope that Delire holds many national and international championships in the future.
UKClimbing.com has coverage of Sonnie Trotter's trip to Joshua Tree, Ca. "Just yesterday I made the second ascent of Stingray (hard) 5.13d here in Joshua Tree, California. It's probably the second hardest crack climb I've ever done. I was very happy. It's such a beautiful and powerful line."
Jordan Romero has made headlines all over the World for his incredible feat to summit Mt. Everest. Interviews on the Today Show, the Tonight show, local and international news coverage. The list goes on ... Now as he returns home to Big Bear Lake, Ca the news coverage continues on the celebrations of his homecoming.
After I spent my B-Day in the desert climbing wide crags with my new Grandstones, it was time for me to head up North for the big mountains. HA!!!! Alaska, the land of 24 hours of day light in the Summer time. Most of the year I work as a Mountain Guide and this Summer I had the chance to be a guide for and Denali expedition. The team , 2 guides and 3 climbers. The conditions were great and the mountain give us the chance to climb it in 18 hard and long days. We all...
Jordan Romero, the youngest person ever to summit Mt. Everest, will be interviewed by Jay Leno Friday, June 11 on the Tonight Show. Be sure to check it out on NBC.
The 5.10 Euro van was loaded with full kit of the latest collection of rock climbing shoes. Heading to Geneva Sport climbing com,will be in Swiss for a week,fallow the blog if you like to meet the van and try some shoe. Here few photos from five ten team Europe,the people made it all possible. Cheers Ivo