Matthias Gabbalier on Blasphemy, Hawaii 5- 0 Wall. Matthias climbed this 5.11 39 times during his time on Cat Ba, Vietnam.
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Colm Shannon making the first ascent of The Jelly Situation ( 5.13a/ b or S1/ 2) at Ailladie on the west coast of Ireland.
Katrina Wan-Zaid hanging from the last move of a 5.9 at the Becket Quarry in Western Massachusetts.
The funniest part of soloing off Mallorca’s Punta des Jonc was the tourists staring in puzzlement as we walked off the cliff edge.
This Tenerife blowhole is only climbable on calm days—otherwise, you can get swallowed if you don’t get through it quickly enough.
The beginning of this 5.10 requires tech movement on crimp rails that elevates your heartbeat at the thought of pitching.
The water beneath Jakub was choppy and the rocks were sharp, but he held on with a smile.
Danny Latulippe escaping the spider crabs below by climbing a 50- foot 5.11b on Hawaii’s big island.
Bulgaria’s Black Sea is not a calm sea. Often, we climb in weather that is dangerous, and getting out can be a nightmare.