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Happy new Year!

So, 2009 is gone and we’re already more then a week in 2010 (weird number) I’ve been busy iceclimbing, drytooling, bouldering and climbing all around in Holland. And of course enjoyed the nice weather here: really cold and snowy.Do you have any good plans for this new year? Loosing weight, climbing even harder, find a…

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Kirov So I’m of to Russia tomorrow. After a lot of fussing about to obtain a visum, I’m about to set of. My flight for Zürich leaves at 14.00 hours and I’ll transfer to Moscow there. In Moscow, I’ll get the Trans Siberian Express to Kirov. That’s about 1.000 kilometer of traveling. I will participate…

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Kientall: mixed climbing

28-12-09 After a 12 hour drive we were finally there! Erik and I had arrived at Kientall! The perfect spot to climb the first mixed routes of the season and to introduce Erik to the wonderfull world of mixed climbing. Or is it?!? On arrival (ca. 22.00 hours) the temperature turned out to be about…

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Good news! Believe it or not, but the first Sponsor is a fact! Sterling Rope has decided to sponsor me with some equiptment. No more thick, frozen ropes for me. Flexible, well managable ropes instead! The ropes I’ll be using are: A  Fusion Ion: a super lightweight single rope for OS and redpoint mixed routes. and a set…

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