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NK ijsklimmen 2017/2018

Het NK 2017/2018 was weer een succes voor ons. Ondanks de lastige positie om de titels te verdedigen lukt het Dennis en Marianne om de hun 1e plek te behouden. Alles is terug te kijken op: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zaVHoUTLsz8&feature=youtu.be&disable_polymer=true let op: Voor goed beeld moet je browser VR /360 nieuw aan kunnen!   foto: Zout fotografie  …

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Drytool holds

Verticallife Drytool holds. Though stainless 316 holds special designed for drytool training. Super durable even for “Steinpulls” 15€ a piece Email: info@verticallife.nl for an order form. Shipping with GLS or postNL: NL:€6,25 BE: €11,00 DE, €11,95 AT,UK,FR €12,50 IT € 16,95 USA €25,95   Email: info@verticallife.nl for an order form.  

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Training for the Dutch National ice climbing championships

This weekend the Dutch National ice climbing championship will take place in Utrecht. The mixed climbing wall was closed for the last 2 weeks for route setting. So we took the climbuz to Starzlachklamm in Germany for training with upcoming talents. A short docu about the long weekend: Vertical Life – mixedklim training in Starzlachklamm…

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DTS* Dry Tool Style

Dry Tool Style Day 1. After climbing the qualification route at the Ice Climbing World Cup – Eisturm Rabenstein I found myself worthy to stick the highly praised “DTS” (dry tooling style) sticker on my helmet. I climbed the quali’s in a “DTS” Style without figures of four/nine. And Yesterday I climbed “The Roof” M12+…

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“Broken ” Dennis

Yesterday I was talking to the narcotics-nurse before my surgery. If I was not concerned about the potential dangers involved in climbing? Well I’m aware of them not afraid. I trust my body and mind, I’m mostly afraid of external factors. Especially the external human factor. Climbing is for me being in control over mind…

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