The first results of Mejcup, the Czech open exhibition competition for everybody in bouldering, that took place with international participation (CZ, Slovakia, Poland, Hungary) in Brno on Saturday 9.12.2006: ... full story
Video with Adam Ondra (13 years old) climbing the route THC 8b+ in sandstone trad area Labe valley (Czech Republic, on the north from Prague close to German border) has been linked for downolad on the Czech site Rockstars.cz. ... full story
Update!! American dream hunk Chris Sharma has made the third accent of this forty meter testpiece.
Chris Sharma, Dave Graham, Yuji Hirayama, Edu Marin and Dany Andrada were all in Spain attempting the second ascent of this mythic route. The Catalan Edu Marin reached the first the top yesterday. ... full story
Adam Ondra did 2 new 10s UIAA in Moravian Karst, CZ
Adam Ondra (13 years old) put up two new hard routes in the Moravian Karst, Czech Republic this weekend. On Saturday he climbed Cizí Objev 10-/10 UIAA, on Sunday Zbytky Nad Zvratky 10 UIAA. ... full story
Czech girl in finals in bit&bullder3 at Katowice, PL
UPDATE +photo Czech girl Radka Franková from Ostrava (1982, Alpa Ostrava) - was succesful on the bouldering competition bit&bullder3 at Katowice, Poland (Silesia) on 11th of November 2006. She got to finals and finished on the 6th place after from 19 girls altogather starting. ... full story
Finals: Tomas Mrazek 3rd.
The final results:
1st David Lama (AUT) and Angela Eiter (AUT)
2nd Patxi Usobiaga (ESP) and Caroline Cavaldini (FRA)
3rd three men: Flavio Crespi (ITA), Tomas Mrazek (CZE), Ramon Julian Puigblanque (ESP) and one woman: Sandrine Levet (FRA)
Older news from Saturday:
Semifinals: men 5 tops, Tomáš Mrázek among them, women 7 tops.
Finalists: Tomáš Mrázek (CZE), Ramon Julian Puigblanque (ESP), David Lama (AUT), Patxi Usobiaga (ESP), Flavio Crespi (ITA), Jorg Verho ... full story
The most difficult boulder on Petrohrad bouldering area (Jesenicko) for 8B+ has been sent recently by Rosťa Štefánek at the sector Mlýnský Vrch. He named it "S trny v kůži hledám krásu růží" (With thorns in skin I look for beauty of roses) and is placed on the stone Škuner. ... full story