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.

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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.

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Roger Schaeli and Stephan Siegrist establish Silberrücken up Jungfrau in Switzerland


Swiss alpinists Stephan Siegrist and Roger Schaeli have made the first ascent of Silberrücken up Rotbrätt on the West Face of Jungfrau. With difficulties up to 8a+, all pitches have been freed individually

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Jorg Verhoeven: Does projecting come with age?


La Sportiva ambassador Jorg Verhoeven talks about the art of projecting and how the approach to new challenges evolve with age.

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Climbing in the Grampians: Jake Bresnehan repeats The Wheel Of Life


La Sportiva Australian ambassador tells the story that leads him to conquer “the Wheel of Life” V15 (8c), the famous boulder problem in Hollow Mountain Cave in the Grampians.

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Federica Mingolla talks about her journey to "Itaca"


The climber from Turin talks about what led her to repeat “Itaca nel Sole”, a 200m climbing route with difficulty up to 8b on Caporal in Valle dell’Orco, the climbing temple of the 80s and during the Modern era of climbing.

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