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In Memoriam: 5 Inspiring Quotes From Alex Lowe

Alex Lowe was a climber’s climber. When someone mentioned that Lowe might be the best climber in the world, Lowe would simply shrug and state, … 182 more words

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And so we start to climb again.

N has been climbing all winter whilst I’ve had a bit of a (very long) break from it. But a couple of weeks ago we took the car and the dog and the cousin+bf and hit the rock in Utby after school. 104 more words


Body of Deceased Climbing Legend Alex Lowe Discovered On Shishapangma

Some people said that climbing with Alex Lowe was “cheating.” However, when Lowe and climbing partner and cameraman, David Bridges disappeared on Tibet’s 26,289′ Shishapangma back in October of 1999, the climbing community was left without a hero to bury. 254 more words

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C Ordinary, Dow Crag

A superb visit to Dow Crag with fellow Mountain Rescue Team members Adrian and Jim. Just a good, fun day out on warm rock, with lovely views of southern Lakeland. 34 more words

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On the Grit - A day trip to The Roaches

Not much gear on Technical Slab, so Dave wisely makes sure he uses what is available

Dave pushing it out on Technical Slab

The view from under the roof on Via Dolorosa… 25 more words

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VIDEO: Climber Gets His Junk Pinched On Failed Dyno

Fred Gagnon is getting internet famous for getting the huevos tangled in his climbing ropes during this failed dyno attempt at the Red River Gorge in Kentucky. 20 more words


Women's Climbing Symposium 2016 Announced! #WCS16

Last year I went to the Women’s Climbing Symposium (WCS), an event “designed to inspire and develop women’s climbing through collective climbing experiences, the latest research, and the best coaching.” … 234 more words