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First Ascent Expedition Award. Applications are accepted until January 31!

If you haven't yet decided to come forward and try to win a grant for women's mountaineering projects, now is the time to do...

The Women’s Climbing Year summaries!

Women's rope parties climbs in 2020. A short line.

Tsei-Loam along the Dorro route. Video

Nadezhda Oleneva and Maria Dupina had climbed the Tsei-Loam (Kyazi) mountain along the Konstantin Dorro route, 6A, in October. They made a video about...

It’s your choice!

Alyona Panova, Polina Penkina, and Evgeniya Leontieva climbed a beautiful line in a remote area of Siberia.

Through thorns to Zvezdny Peak

The story of how Nadya, Polina and Masha climbed the Khvostenko's route at Zvezdny Peak.

Katya, how are you doing?

This story has two storytellers. We are grateful to Katya and her partner Victor Zakharin for letting us tell the story of the hardest period of their lives.

Ines Papert. Between past and future

Interview with ice, rock and mountain queen! Balancing on the sharp end of modern climbing.

Let’s talk about literature. Interview with Bernadette McDonald

Bernadette's books are about exceptional people. About those who look above the head of their generation. Among the heroes of the book Freedom Climbers along with strong men there are incredible women, such as Wanda Rutkiewicz.

Sincronia Màgica: a line across Cerro Chileno West face

Alone and totally isolated and incommunicado; no radio, no phone, no GPS, any kind of communication device for a month and half, in the Chileno valley. Silvia Vidal

Love and Loathing in Ala-Archa

In this story Anna Aleksandonets shares so much love for Ala-Archa and mountaineering that it is impossible to stand aside!

Новые публикации

Frosty. Hard working. Classy. Box Peak

The female team from Krasnoyarsk climbed Box Peak along the Mikhailov's route, 5B. We publish Maria Dyupina's story about this ascent. Text: Maria Dyupina Photo: team...

Soyuz on the left

Do you miss dry, warm rocks as much as we do? To remind you of that feeling of the blazing sun overhead, the hot...

Gymnastics for mindful movement

Galina Terentyeva shares her experience in exercises for joints. Be organized. Be healthy!