Video: Renan Ozturk Shares His Perspective on Life, Adventure, and Everything

There are few people better suited to offer their perspective on a life of travel and adventure than Renan Ozturk. If you’ve seen the film Meru you know a bit about his backstory, which has had its share of challenges along the way. In this video, Renan talks about his path to becoming a world-class mountaineer, … Read more

Video: Deep Water Soloing in Vietnam

American climbers Tim Emmett and Kyle Condie travel to Vietnam, where Emmett—an early practitioner of deep water soloing—imparts his knowledge on his younger companion. This style of climbing involves scaling rock faces that are located above large bodies of water, allowing the climber to attempt the route without the use of ropes or other safety … Read more

Video: Living and Climbing the Balkan Dream

For every climber, discovering untouched rock is one of the great joys of the sport. There is nothing quite like testing your skills on a route that has never been attempted before, let alone completed. In this video, Black Diamond sponsored athlete Seb Bouin travels to Albania in search of just such an experience. What … Read more

Alex Honnold and Tommy Caldwell CUDL Up in Rocky Mountain National Park

Climbers Alex Honnold and Tommy Caldwell aren’t going to let a little thing like a global pandemic keep them from having an epic adventure. Recently, the dynamic duo—who have collaborated on projects in Yosemite and Patagonia—met up in Rocky Mountain National Park in Colorado to put together an epic link-up that is on part with … Read more