Training for Action Directe Part III

Over the past year we have been following Luzan Matyas' quest to train for and climb the world famous route Action Directe 5.14d/9a.  So far we have posted videos of Luzan training individual sections of the route on replicas and [...]

By | 2017-09-18T06:42:52+00:00 January 29th, 2016|0 Comments

Adam Ondra Working Move 9B/+

Here's an old video of Adam Ondra working what became his route Move 9B/+ in Flatanger, Norway.  While watching Adam climb this amount of insanely difficult overhanging granite is impressive enough in it's own right, that's not the only reason we [...]

By | 2017-09-18T06:43:09+00:00 December 22nd, 2015|0 Comments

Shoulder Warm Up with Ann Raber

How to you warm up?  Do you simply walk up to the crag and start climbing on easy routes and boulder problems?  While this type of warming up will eventually get the job done, it does neglect parts of your [...]

By | 2017-09-18T06:43:35+00:00 October 29th, 2015|1 Comment

Neil Gresham Training for Freakshow

To get you psyched for the weekend, here is a video of British strongman Neil Gresham training for and eventually sending his new hard route Freakshow 8c/5.14c at the UK's Kilnsey crag.  According to Neil, Freakshow is a long endurance [...]

By | 2017-09-18T06:43:41+00:00 October 16th, 2015|0 Comments