Author Archive: Scott Sanchez

Just a bouldering junkie looking for great problems that inspire me to keep pushing myself and just get out and climb.

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Ashima Shiraish on Crown of Aragorn (V13)

Ashima Shiraish on Crown of Aragorn (V13)

| June 28, 2019 | Reply

Ashima Shiraishi’s classic ascents of Crown of Aragorn (V13) in Hueco Tanks, TX in March 2012. Courtesy of bigupproductions

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Caroline Sinno On Font Classic Big Golden 7C+

Caroline Sinno On Font Classic Big Golden 7C+

| June 27, 2019 | Reply

The Forest features Caroline Sinno, this episode features Caroline climbing one of the classic BIG 4 in Fontainebleau, Big Golden, a super hard 7C+. It’s very tall and has a reputation for being very intimidating. Video courtesy of EpicTV

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Psychopad (8B V13) by Oriane Bertone

Psychopad (8B V13) by Oriane Bertone

| June 26, 2019 | Reply

Oriane Bertone, 12 years old, sent the extended sit start of Psychopad in October 2017. The problem, located in the French island of Reunion, was opened by Grég Sobczak in 2012.

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Isabelle Faus – Delusion of Grandeur (8B/V13)

Isabelle Faus – Delusion of Grandeur (8B/V13)

| June 25, 2019 | Reply

Currently ranked #1 on 8a.nu Isabelle Faus climbs the first female ascent of Delusion of Grandeur (8B/V13), one of the most classic boulders of Chironico, Switzerland. April 9, 2018. Filmed by Giuliano Cameroni. Video courtesy of mellow

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Alex Puccio on Mammoth Rub, V12/8A+

Alex Puccio on Mammoth Rub, V12/8A+

| June 24, 2019 | Reply

Girl Power Week at the BoulderingPortal.com: FrictionLabs Pro Alex Puccio in Hueco, taking down classic after classic only to add her own! Mammoth Rub, V12 adds a few hard power/tech moves into an existing V4 mantle stand start. Video courtesy of FrictionLabs.

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Delirium V15/8C – Lincoln Lake

Delirium V15/8C – Lincoln Lake

| June 23, 2019 | Reply

Video from: Paul Robinson Before my trip to Africa, I came up with a list of ten climbs I wanted to do before the end of 2018. I knew this would motivate me to train really hard when I got home. One of the climbs on this list was Delirium, V15/8C. After a month of […]

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FONTAINEBLEAU CLASSICS – Bouldering from 6a to 8a

FONTAINEBLEAU CLASSICS – Bouldering from 6a to 8a

| June 22, 2019 | Reply

Courtesy of Bleau Boulderwear 1:20 Le toit du Cul de Chien, 7a | Cul de Chien 2:28 Beatle Juice, 7a+ | Cuisiniére Crête Sud 4:14 La Balance (sans la prise tailée), 8a | Bas Cuvier 5:11 Holey Moley, 7a | Bas Cuvier 6:26 La Marie Rose, 6a | Bas Cuvier 7:21 Le Carnage, 7b+ | […]

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Hueco Tanks – Week 1 Paul Robinson

Hueco Tanks – Week 1 Paul Robinson

| June 21, 2019 | Reply

Hueco is our favorite Crag, so any good video will make it on this site, add in one of the world’s best boulderers like Paul Robinson and you get magic.

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Sleepwalker (8C+/V16) First Ascent

Sleepwalker (8C+/V16) First Ascent

| June 20, 2019 | Reply

Jimmy Webb, Daniel Woods, and Keenan Takahashi battle against one of the hardest undone projects in the United States. On December 15, 2018, after 11 days of effort, Jimmy Webb completed the first ascent of “Sleepwalker”, suggesting a grade of 8C+(V16). Video Courtesy of Mellow

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New Zealand Bouldering

New Zealand Bouldering

| June 19, 2019 | Reply

Here is a short video of Kinetik Climbing athlete Cesar Valencia bouldering in the beautiful country of New Zealand.

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