How did the Bests see the World Cup? Ramon, Sandrine, Tomas
Ramón: They were boulders, I have to train more on various walls as the French; Sandrine: The routes suited me, because I rather boulder, Prague from Charles Bridges was beautiful, I’ll read CzechClimbing.com; Tomas: The surety was a mistake, now I want more rocks. Read how we talk with the best climbers on the Prague World Cup. ... full story
There were some questions from readers about climbing of Damaris Knorr (GER) at the Prague World Cup competition in difficulty climbing on last Sunday. She did the second attempt after a technical incident and could be originally the 3rd. Then she was the 6th. Therefore we asked for explanation of the President of Jury of World Cup in Prague Martin Joisten. He explained: ... full story
22:00 - The competition, which was won by Ramon Julian Puigblanque (ESP) and Sandrine Levet (FRA) and the Czech favorite Tomas Mrazek was unfortunately the 6th, had excellent atmosphere, the Prague hall in Ruzyne was completely full of fans. The main organizer of the competition the Head of Commission of Czech sport climbing Slavek Vomacko was happy from extra ordinal interest of public and that the responses even from abroad was only positive.
For the symbolic entrance fee (20 ... full story
24:00 - The Sunday (the 2nd day of the competition) continues here.
23:00 - The competition had excelent atmosphere on Saturday. There was more than 300 people as audience, organizers estimated. ... full story
10.10. - The missing Italian group has applied in the end and Italians will be on the competition.
The the team of forrunners is already completed with the ICC delegat from France. Their job is to build climbing routes and it is probably completed by now. The routes were basicaly built by the Czech-Slovak team from Prague - Andrej Chrastina and Jiri Pribil.
9. 10. - This wall was built as a promotion for the World Cup competition and it is located on Vitezne namesti (metro ... full story
Polish climber Pobran wins 3rd comp of Czech Cup in difficulty
Festak 2003 - film festival
Polish climber Marek Pobran from Wroclaw won 3rd competition of Czech Cup in difficulty climbing held on Saturday August 30th during International Mountaineering film festival in town of Teplice nad Metuji in East Bohemia. ... full story
How to climb for World Champion? Tomas Mrazek on video
How to climb for World Champion? Look at pictures from World Championship in difficulty climbing 2003 in Chamonix (France) and at video of Tomas Mrazek a winner of Championship climbing on final route. ... full story
Czech young climber Adam Ondra did the first on sight repetition of famous multipitch route "Hotel Supramonte" in Gola di Gorropu on Sardinia, Italy. He did it on October 18, 2008. His climbing partner was Italian Pietro Dal Pra. ... full story
Andreas Bindhammer did 2nd ascent of PuntX: may be 9a+
Now are the best climbing conditions in Gorges du Loup after a poor summer and a bad September, cloudy, humid and "cold"! It has been a chance for Andreas Bindhammer who, after ten days of tries have sent the second ascent of "PuntX" in Déversé, south France! ... full story
On the other competition of IFSC European Youth Series (L) - Imst (AUT) 2008 on the last weekend Czech Adam Ondra was 1st in the category B and Martin Stranik got 3rd place in junior category. ... full story
Czech Tomas Mrazek was 2nd today in the finales of the World Cup competition in lead climbing, in Puurs, Belgium. The podium results: men - 1. Ramon Julian (ESP), 2. Tomas Mrazek (CZE), 3. Jorg Verhoeven (NED), ... full story
This year Rock Empire released a new line of harnesses featuring new design twists designed to keep the climber safer. But do new bells and whistles add up to more safety? The Lezec /Czechclimbing team investigates. ... full story
World Cup in lead climbing Imst, Austria: Finals - 1 David Lama (AUT), 2 Ramon Julian (ESP), 3 Sean McColl (CAN), ... 5. Tomáš Mrázek (CZE.
Women - 1 Mina Markovic (SLO), 2 Johanna Ernst (AUT), 3 Maja Vidmar (SLO). ... full story
News from the World Cup competition in lead climbing, Bern, Switzerland:
Finals results - women - Maja Vidmar (SLO), Johanna Ernst (AUT), Olga Shalagina (UKR). Men - Patxi Usobiaga (ESP), 2. Jorg Verhoeven (NED), 3. Tomas Mrazek (CZE). ... full story
Rockmaster, Arco, Italy 2008: Rockmaster: 1. Patxi Usobiaga (ESP), 2. Ramon Julian (ESP), 3. Tomas Mrazek (CZE); women: 1. Johanna Ernst (AUT), 2. Maja Vidmar (SLO), 3. Angela Eiter (AUT) and Mina Markovic (SLO). ... full story
Czech youngster Adam Ondra won the World Champion title in lead climbing in his the youngest category on IFSC Climbing World Youth Championship - Sydney, Australia 2008. Another Czech Martin Stranik was 3rd in the category of the oldest boys. ... full story
Festak - International Mountaineering Film Festival
25th annual of International Mountaineering Film Festival nicknamed Festak in Teplice nad Metuji (close to Adrspach sandstone towers, north east Bohemia, north of Czech Republic) has started today on 28th Augost and will take place till Sunday 31st August 2008. ... full story