World Cup competition in difficulty climbing, Brno, Czech Republic, 12-13/11/2004:
13.11. 19:00 - Resume: Flavio Crespi (ITA) and Alexandra Eyer (SUI) won today the World Cup competition in Brno, Czech Republic. The Czech favorit Tomas Mrazek was the 2nd and he keeps some advantage in ranking for Alexandre Chabot (FRA) who was 3rd. (Look at ICC ranking.)
In women: Olga Shalagina (UKR ... full story
World Cup competition in difficulty climbing, Valence, France, 29-30/10/2004:
Oct 30 - 24:00 - 1 Alexandre Chabot (FRA), 2 Christian Bindhammer (GER), 3 Tomáš Mrázek (CZE).
Women: 1 Muriel Sarkany (BEL), 2 Martina Cufar (SLO), 3 Caroline Ciavaldini (FRA). ... full story
World Cup competetion in difficulty climbing, Aprica, Italy:
Oct 23 - Alexandre Chabot (FRA) wins, Tomas Mrazek (CZE) is 2nd and Maxim Petrenko (UKR) 3rd.
According to unofficial news was the result unclear: jury granted Chabot´s touched hold as held. ... full story
Saturday 25th September 2004 - 21:50 Jan Zbranek wins, 2nd Jirous Přibil, 3rd Juraj Repčík (Slovakia), 4th Csaba Komondi (Hungary), 5th David Minařík, 6th Ondra Beneš, 7th Kuba Hlaváček, 8th Radovan Souček, 9th Tomáš Stejskal, 10th Petr Šindel, 11th Martin Spilka and 12th Michal Fišer. Men climbed 6 boulders in final. The winner did 3 tops, the others to 7th position were very equal with 2 tops. ... full story
(Last updated: Nov 8) We prepare live on-line coverage of the World Cup competition in difficulty climbing in Brno (Czech Republic) held on 12-13th November 2004 in English language on this site www.CzechClimbing.com ... full story
Tomáš Mrázek was 2nd in difficulty on the famous Rock Master competition in Italian Arco last weekend. There were also two other Czechs who represented in speed: Libor Hroza was 7th, and Jiří Švácha 8th. ... full story
The film named Vertical Frontier, which is about the history of climbing in Yosemites, won the mountaneering films category of the International Mountaineering Film Festival (also known as Festak). The event took place last weekend (August 26th-29th) in Teplice nad Metují, the north-eastern Czech town. The visitors trophy was awarded to the Austrian film called The Trip. ... full story
After climbing Akut (Cima Ovest) last year we agreed to cllimb another similarly hard route, graded 8b, a member of Czech mountain climbing representation team Stanislav Hovanec (nicknamed Kvak) writes in Czech version of this site www.lezec.cz. ... full story
Accident in Australia on bolt failure done by CZs or Poles?
We got the news from Australia about a fatal climbing accident that happened in Blue Mountains, Australia. It was on route recently equipped by bolts which are dangerously used. Local climbers are thinking that the climbers who bolted the route may be from Poland or Czech Republic. ... full story
Czech ranking competition in lead climbing Police nad Metuji
This year first Czech ranking competition in lead climbing Police nad Metuji called Novorocni Open (New Years Open) took place on Saturday Jan 17, 2009. The winners are Vaclav Malina and Nelly Kudrova. ... full story
New Route in Mamutowa Cave - Sprawa Honoru 9a (VI.8)
by Bogdan Rokosz
On 14th December 2008 the list of Polish extreme routes of VI.8 (9a?) grade was extended by another proposal. Sprawa Honoru is currently the hardest proposed grade in Mamutowa Cave (Kluczwoda Valley, near Krakow). ... full story
Czech traditional sandstone and big wall climbers Tomas Sobotka, Ondra Benes, Jirka Lautner and Slovak Jan Smolen left to Venezuela on the end of the year. Their aim is first ascent to Acopan Tepui in National Park in Canaima. ... full story
Snow avalanche in Krkonose (Riesengebirge, North Bohemia, CZ) hit two ski mountaineers, one of them died. About 30 years old couple were in area between Lucni bouda and Obri Dul on Friday 26th December afternoon. The man escaped himself, women was rescued by mountain rescue service crew after about 3 hours under snow she was found unconsciousness. ... full story
Weekend winter climbing in Arco, Italy from Prague
There is a tip, how Central European could use low cost flights and extend the climbing season across winter (or for skiing in Dolomites). As an employee I have limited amount of vacation and for other free time I have only weekends. ... full story
International Calender IFSC 2009 - sport climbing of adults.
Provisional but good advice. E.g. in this that it is neccery train hard because next year there will be World Cup in bouldering in nearby Wiena, Austria or lead World Cupn in Brno, Czech Republic etc. ... full story