Climbing

James Pearson talks about "Condé de choc" his second 9a


Eight years after his first 9a, La Sportiva ambassador James Pearson has recently sent "Condé de choc" in Entraygues, France. Here is his climb report and some thoughts about his evolution as aclimber and new parent.

Read more

 

Climbing

Ice Climbing: Tim Emmett and Klemen Premrl have climbed Mission To Mars WI 13


Seven years after their first WI 11 at the Helmcken Falls, climbers Tim Emmett and Klemen Premrl break their own records with the first ascent of Mission To Mars, a hugely overhanging ice climb they have graded WI 13.

Read more

 

Climbing

Spain: Alberto Ginés will climb with La Sportiva in Tokyo


The Spanish climber reaffirms his relationship with the La Sportiva team and will be in Tokyo for the Olympics games.

Read more

 

Climbing

Barbara Zangerl and Jacopo Larcher free climbed “The Nose”


Last November La Sportiva ambassadors Barbara Zangerl and Jacopo Larcher free climbed The Nose on El Capitan. After El Niño in 2015, Zodiac in 2016, Magic Mushroom in 2018, the pair achieved another great success on the world's most famous big wall, and tells us more about the shoes used on the wall.

Read more

 

Climbing

La Sportiva meets James Pearson for a new episode of the “Strange Heroes” series


For all the fans of the "Strange Heroes" miniseries, a new must-see episode is around the corner. To inaugurate this return on the screens, James Pearson will take over the scene, ready to share with us how change and the passage of time could be the perfect springboard for discovering and breaking our limits.

Read more

 

Climbing

The Olympic calls are celebrated in Japan at the La Sportiva “Climb Tokyo”


Following the IFSC World Climbing Championships held in Hachioji, Japan, from the 11th to 21st of August, 7 of the 20 available places for Olympic qualification were awarded. Schubert, Fossali, Klingler, Noguchi and Raboutou are now looking forward to Tokyo2020.

Read more