Climbing


Outdoor
Alex „No Big Deal“ Honnold gehört zu den besten Kletterern der Welt.
Adam Ondra and Chris Sharma are, without a doubt, at the top of the world in the climbing scene.  We present the ten strongest climbers in the world and remember David Lama and Hansjörg Auer who we lost much too soon.


Climbing
Alex Megos is world class on the rock - in 2021 he will also compete at the Olympic Games
If you watch Alexander Megos climbing, you might come to the conclusion the idea of gravity is "fake news". Now the professional climber from the German town of Erlangen is preparing for the rather unloved combined competition at the Olympics as one of the world's best on the rock.


Dream On
Since 1993, the International Day of People with Disabilities has been held on December 3. The United Nations proclaimed this day with the aim of promoting understanding of disability issues. Xia Boyu has a double leg amputation - and climbed Mount Everest via the southern route. A special portrait.





Climbing
In recent months, climbing gyms, outdoor brands and climbing organisations have been going through equally difficult times. Now climbing and bouldering are picking up speed again. To support the outdoor industry, Vertical-Life is publishing insights from the world's largest consumer study in the climbing segment. ISPO.com shows the results.