Just after finishing the competion season, Domen Škofic visited Mišja peč where he made a quick ascent of Popolni mrk, 8c. He tried Xaxid hostel as well and did it very quickly in two parts with one small rest. Now he is on his one month climbing holiday in Spain. VENGA A MUERTE! :)
We had already reported about French climbing couple from Grenoble, Quentin Chastagnier and Lea Philippon climbing in this region. This time we got news from them from classical Dvigrad. Quentin tried a bit Malvazija, but then decided to bolt a blank slab just right of it. Later he climbed the route and named it "What we gonna do with the drunken climber" and graded it
There were really prime conditions in the region these days. Climbers were all around and onsights and redpoints were falling down one after the other. Just to mention a few most important one's: - Janja Garnbret, junior World Champion, in two days in Mišja peč smashed first part of Chiquita (8a) onsight, flashed Smasara (8a) and Sonce v očeh (8a+) and afterwards redpointed Mrtvaški ples and Lahko
After two days of competiting on the last lead competion in series of World cup 2014 in Kranj, where he put up a great show winning quite superior, Adam Ondra came on Monday 17th November after long time back to one of his favourite crags - Mišja peč in Slovenia. That day he successed in Za staro kolo in majhnega psa, the 8c+ he tried years
For the weekend Osp was full of climbers from everywhere. It was nice weather, people were having fun and many hard routes were climbed. In between as well: In sector Babna on saturday Italian from Liguria currently living in Trieste, Carlo Giuliberti, made a quick ascent of Babna's hardest route - Veper lady, 8b. The same day in Mišja peč strong Jakob Bizjak easily redpointed short and
Local climbing legend Mario Cortese bolted on Monday a new project in Mišja peč. One of the last logical lines in between Figa and J.S.F.K. is now waiting for a first ascent. The project is about 15-20 meters long, has seven bolts and around 15 hard moves and a working name Katzo. :) The project is open, so we are waiting for FA!
A strong and funny French climbing couple from Grenoble, Quentin Chastagnier and Lea Philippon went on a half year climbing trip from France to Turkey and back. Traveling with their van they have stopped a bit in Italy in the classic areas such as Val di Mello, Arco, passed Austria and climbed in Warmbad. Afterwards they came to Slovenia where they met our friend Martina
Hello people! We've heard rumours that there is one fresh spiderman named Tim Unuk driving on the roads of Slovenia. In between searching for casinos and well dressed top models he stoped as well in Mišja peč where he quickly send Lazuret, 30 meters of roof in 8b terrain. And then back again, girls, beaches, coctails
In between lead World Cup competions, Domen Škofic, currently best Slovenian lead climber took a short break of indoor training, to make a visit to sunny and overhanging Pandora. That day he easily onsighted Toruk Maktu 8b and on his 2nd go fired Es ist vollbracht, 8b+.