With Olivier Mignon, Thierry Hardy and Nicolas Mathieu, Belgium counts plenty boulder ascents in the 8th degree. Last Wednesday they added three new 8 on their ticklist. Their trip in Magic Wood in Switzerland is definitively prolific.
Happy birtday to us! On August 16th 1999 made Belclimb its entry on the web. On this site the best news about the Belgian climbing world since 10 years. Many thanks to the early followers and all others who made this adventure possible!
It's confirmed. The intergalactical climbing star Chris Sharma will land in City Lizard on Saturday 10th of October. It will be the first time that Chris presents a lecture in Belgium. Maybe will he take a few seconds to climb the boulders of the gym?
Nobody will get the K2 this year. Wim Smets failed in his attempt to reach the summit of the second highest mountain of the World. He won't be the first Belgian to climb the 8.611 meters. Not yet... He turned back between camp 3 and camp 4.
Since a few days you can discover a red logo on the top of every Belclimb pages. After La Sportiva we are proud to announce that the outdoor brand The North Face decided to become partner of our website for the long term.
Taking holidays around Nice this summer, Siebe Vanhee sent last Friday his first 8c with Les Maux de la Fin. With 40 meter overhang and a crux at the very end of the route, it was not easy for him to get the final hold.