Winners of the Piolets d'Or

The greatest climbers met together last month for the 18th edition of the Piolets d’Or in Chamonix. This key event in terms of alpinism focused on the encounter between the new and the older generation. The chosen projects complied with the ethics of the Piolets d'Or described in the Piolets d’Or charter.

ELIA: climbing and mountaineering helmet designed for women

Nina Caprez Built for women...

PICCHU, a climbing and biking helmet designed for children

From climbing one day to cycling the next, children do many different activities.

The PICCHU helmet is CE certified for both of these activities (climbing and cycling) and offers protection, durability and comfort.

It is very light and comfortable and constructed for durability.

Wallpapers: rock climbing, big wall, ice climbing and canyoning

Big wall in Namibia
The expedition team came back from Namibia with a film, Waypoint Namibia.

Work positioning lanyard: the new version of the GRILLON

The new version of the GRILLON work positioning lanyard can be used in double or single modes.
It can be adapted to address different situations encountered in the field.

Check out the video, which demonstrates the new features that make the GRILLON lanyard so versatile:

Ice and mixed climbing, Scotland : Happy Hour

Ueli Steck sends The Secret - Ben Nevis, Scotland - Photo T. Lamiche.

Mike Horn is now accepting applications to join his expedition to India !

The PANGAEA project is still going strong: after the three expeditions, it might be your turn to get involved in the project. If you are a dynamic and enthusiastic young explorer, register today!

Who can participate?
Anyone between the ages of 15 and 20 years old can apply to be a Young Explorer through September 22.

How to join the expedition?

Infinity Lane - the film

Check out the Petzl Millau Roctrip film, featuring the 90m Infinity Lane routes...
17 minutes of amazing climbing to get you psyched!

Roctrip Millau, Day 2: Chris Sharma flashes Infinity Lane!

Continued from Day 1

Day 2: Storms and sending

Roctrip Millau: Day 1

The Petzl Roctrip started on Thursday, June 25 in conjuntion with the Natural Games in Millau,France. Athletes from the worlds of climbing, paragliding, mountain biking and kayaking came together to have fun at this huge event.