Information concerning autumn 2010 versions of the NOMIC (ref. U21 2) and ERGO (ref. U22) ice climbing tools :

NOMIC U21 2.

New Guidebook of Kalymnos : 2010 edition

The 5th edition of the guidebook for Kalymnos is now available. Written by Aris Theodoropoulos, the new version totally updates the latest developments of rock climbing on the magic island of Kalymnos.

Kalymnos guidebookChris Sharma repoints Jaws 8c in Sikati cave

New VERTEX, comfortable helmets for work at height, industry and rescue

Petzl presents the new generation of VERTEX, 3 comfortable helmets for work at height, industry and rescue.


ALVEO, lightweight helmet for work at height, industry and rescue

Petzl presents the new ALVEO range, two lightweight helmets for work at height, industry and rescue.


Safety information : WARNING, QUICKFIX is not a lanyard !

We have become aware of a prohibited and dangerous use of the QUICKFIX adjustable strap.

Arnaud and Steph on the the Grand Cap: free, together and in a single push

In the life of a climber there are projects that cannot be left unfinished.

This is what Arnaud Petit spoke about last winter with his wife, Stéphanie Bodet. The couple, who call themselves “Vagabonds de la Verticale,” have traditionally started each year with an expedition to one of the biggest walls in the world.

San Vito Climbing Festival comes back in Italia

The new edition of the most evocative and appealing climbing festival ever organized is coming! From Thursday 7th to Sunday 10th October 2010 on the crags of San Vito Lo Capo.


Itw: Enzo Oddo, 15 years old, first 9a+

Enzo is the youngest member of our team of climbers. The fifteen-year-old from Nice has already sent several 9a+ routes. This summer, on the 15th of August, he achieved his greatest success with the mythical "Biographie 9+" at Ceuse.


We had the opportunity to meet with Enzo and ask him a few questions about his tick of the summer.


Trad climbing meeting 2010, Valle dell’Orco

The CAAI, with the sponsorship of Club Alpino Italiano, is organising from september 19 to 25, 2010, the first Trad Climbing Meeting, international event, in Ceresole Reale, Orco valley.

Navalameca : back to the future

After a two year break, the mythic bouldering festival "Navalameca" is back on track and will take place the last weekend of September. New areas have been especially developed for the occasion.



2010 Program