September 21st, 2014   |   Mountaineering

The movie "On a marché sur l'Everest" is out !

The two French mountaineers François Damilano and Sophie Lavaud recently came back from the roof of the world. They climbed 8850 meters to get to the Everest through the north spine last spring. This great adventure was the opportunity to collect about 30 hours of live footage and now is the time to share it with you.

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September 10th, 2014   |   Mountaineering

Beyond Good and Evil, the teaser is out !

Beyond The Good and Evil is a major reference among alpinists. The northern face of the Aiguille des Pèlerins totalizes 600 meters of pure vertical climbing which makes 14 pitches. More than 20 years after the two American alpinists Mark Twight and Andy Parkin, opened this route, two French alpinists decided to follow the same path. Marion Poitevin and Sébastien Ratel will tackle this mythical rock and try to understand their philosophy. This very philosophy is rooted within one of Nietzsche’s quotes “In the house of pain we were chained together searching for our truth, beyond good and evil…”

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August 25th, 2014   |   Climbing - Mountaineering

Andres Marin: climbing trip to Peru

Hanging at 16,200 feet camp on a rest day, enjoying the view and taking in all the beauty the mountain has to offer, I realize once again what an amazing place I'm in.

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July 29th, 2014   |   Climbing

A successful weekend for Thomas Caleyron at the “Tout A Blocs” Boulder Contest

“It feels good to finish the season with a positive feeling after all. “

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July 21st, 2014   |   Events

« Week of Security » from the 22th to the 28th of September 2014 at the Wall of Lyon.

As each year, the Wall of Lyon organizes a week about security in climbing. The aim is to raise awareness among climbers from the beginning of the season. How to belay? How to fall? As much question that deserve clear and precise answers.

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July 10th, 2014   |   Climbing

Mathieu Bouyoud: first step at Saint Miguel del Fai and Margalef.

“Get time to climb it is able to make a detour to see small stops which are really beautiful where we’ve never been… It is the case of the cave of Saint Miguel del Fai near Barcelona. It is a touristic place for Spanish people who come to see the monastery but it is less well-known by us, climbers.”

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