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Bad Gastein Austria, Supervisor 270m WI6 on a ‘sick’ day.

After  three weeks of competition climbing we are on the road again.This time not with our beloved VW T3 Syncro campervan, but with a simple rental car. No warm home, kitchen, bookshelf full of climbing guidebooks, and our sweet little bed.Just before the start of the Rabenstein IWC the gearbox decided to bail on us.…

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Supervisor 270m WI6

After  three weeks of competition climbing we are on the road again. This time not with our beloved VW T3 Syncro campervan, but with a simple rental car. No warm home, kitchen, bookshelf full of climbing guidebooks, and our sweet little bed. Just before the start of the Rabenstein IWC the gearbox decided to bail…

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Video time

Recently a couple people had been busy with editing nice video’s.1. Ouray Ice Park, gives a good view on the Ouray area, where you really should go if you want to climb ice.2. The Ouray ice comp, in which I competed too.3. The Icelanders and their sportsclimbing/bouldering. All in Icelandic, but o.k. to watch as…

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Rabenstein IWC III

In Rabenstein Sud Tirol the organisation was in big distress when the valley warmed up around 10th of january and all the ice melted off the structure. But after 2 weeks of hard work the structure looked better than ever. So all set ready for comp day. Picture: Nathan Kutcher A structure with loads of…

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Ouray to Saas Fee

You win some you loose some. For me it felt like loosing a little bit and failing incredibly.”But for a Dutch climber you did really well” “You looked pretty strong there” “You’ll do better next time” “The others are so strong too” “But if you don’t reach the finals, please don’t be too disappointed” “Did…

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Ouray Ice 2.

On this side of the world it’s all about ice, mixed and drytooling.Strange and funny, but on the other side of the world it’s almost the same thing at the Iceclimbing Worldchampionships in South-Korea.Dennis is now there to climb.You can follow all the climbers on the Korean Worldchampionships Facebook page here.I have a restday. Sleeping,…

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Seoul –> Cheong Song

I finally arrived in Seoul time for some sight seeing since there is nothing else to do :p Seoul Tower Ice sculptures in the Korean tradition village Feeling very Safe with my driver watching and “dancing” on gangnam style during the ride… And the Cheong Song is also safe with loads of military action.. :)…

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