Ashima Shiraishi one of 30 Most Influential Teens of 2015 according to Time

According to American magazine Time the 14-year-old American rock climber Ashima Shiraishi is one of the 30 Most Influential Teens of 2015.


Basilicata: searching for climbing’s Never Never land. By Marzio Nardi

Marzio Nardi reports about Rock Slave XP 2015, the climbing trip to Castelmezzano and Pietrapertosa and the Lucane Dolomites in Basilicata, Souther Italy. A journey inspired by the famous book “Mezzogiorno di pietra” published in 1985 by Alessandro Gogna.

2015 CrossFit Invitational Promo – In Spanish!

The Rx Review: Reporting on Fitness and CrossFit News, John Michael Bric

Check out Rory Mckernan and Pat Sherwood in HQ’s latest promo for the 2015 CrossFit Invitational – in Spanish!

For those who can’t speak Spanish, or can’t quite make out what the guys are trying to say in thier ‘broken Spanish’, the 2015 Reebok CrossFit Invitational takes place December 6 in Madrid, Spain.

Teams from the USA, Canada, Europe and the Pacific will be competing, with a number of big name athletes including Ben Smith, Katrin Davidsdottir, Kara Webb, Camille Leblanc-Bazinet and even Rich Froning taking part in the event.

For more information head to the Games website by clicking here. Or to buy ticketsfor the one day event, click here.

2015 CrossFit Invitational Promo – In Spanish!

Jure’s Challenge – the climb in memory of Jure Breceljnik in Slovenia

On Saturday 18 October 2015 a group of Icelandic and Slovenian climbers joined forces to climb six peaks in the Kamnik – Savinja Alps in memory of their Jure Breceljnik who died last July aged 41, in order to raise funds for Jure’s baby daughter Ela Breceljnik and her mother Natalija Gros.