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Sólheimajökull

Went for a day of overhanging-glacier-ice-climbing with Gummi and Siggi. I tested my brand new Nomic and Ergo axes… Gummi says: “fór í svakalega töff klifur í dag í Sólhimajökli með Marianne og Fletcher Christian. Tokum fult af myndum og videoum sem byrtast. þessar axir vá þvílikar græjur vá”And it was so sweet!Best thing was…

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Adventure racing

Some people do more then just climbing…Like Wodi and his team. (Team Falke sportswear with Fokko Hoeksma, Ton van Os, Sophia van der Linden and Wouter-Dirk Huitzing)They’re taking part now in the World Championship Adventure Racing. At the moment they’re not ‘number one’ but I just find it pretty hard-core just taking part in such…

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Lead Climb-off Rock Steady

As I’m working in climbing gym Rock Steady, I was one of the four putting up the routes for the climb-off of this weekend. The climb-off is a small competition to give people a last chance to qualify for the Dutch Leadclimbing Championships.So, the routes had to be quite hard, quite proper and fair. And…

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Ceat Meeting Etteringen

This weekend it was a CEAT Meeting. The CEAT is a department of the NKBV for promotion of High Alpien and expedition climbing. The meeting is specially for Alpinist to meet new people to go on new climbing adventure’s. Unfortunate the weather on Saturday sucked.. So we only arrived in the afternoon. To find out…

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