Posted on

Kirov

Finland had wel een heel teleurstellend einde voor ons. Het leek alsof de Finnen wel heel graag wilden dat ze zouden winnen, het ging niet meer om eerlijkheid maar om voordeel geven aan de lokale klimmers. En dat hadden ze eigenlijk helemaal niet nodig, ze waren al goed, ook zonder de jury partijdigheid zouden ze…

Read more

Posted on

Finland

Dinsdag. Eindelijk weg uit Korea. De laatste paar dagen ‘gevangen’ in de grote stad hielp niet voor onze motivatie. Gelukkig konden we bij Enni in huis verblijven. Paulii, Enni’s man, haalde ons zelfs op van het vliegveld. Had lunch voor ons gekookt, en meteen al in de auto voelden we ons hier meer thuis. Wat…

Read more

Posted on

Ice, the real stuff

You need to be a dwarf (Zwerg in German, so ice dwarfs the route is called, the journey in the land of the ice-dwarfs, lovely name) to climb this route, wiggle yourself through a hole and cramp up whilst traversing the wall. Such an adventure, almost exactly 25 years after it’s first ascent we climbed…

Read more

Posted on

Kiental

We were on a mission. We are on a mission this season. Broaden the sports, not just on the broader level, but grow the highest level in the Netherlands. And thus we train the new. Here, their first day with us. And it was cold, really cold, brrrrrrr :)

Read more

Posted on

Here we go!

Finally, after everything that let us down (car mechanics, finances, unexpected obligations, anything…) we’re finally ON THE ROAD! We’re feeling insecure, the freedom, the performances that are expected, the new environment. We have to get used to it all. Hopefully we adapt fast :)

Read more

Posted on

OutDoor 2016

OutDoor is THE trade fair in Friedrichshafen, Germany. Here you’ll find everything from anyone and anywhere. All that’s new, improved, changed or just so good it’s still there. As Dennis is Industrial Designer and I’ve been (professionally) into all climbing aspects and we’re both sponsored by a few brands; we just had to visit the…

Read more