Category: Göteborg

Dynamo

All the hard training Tom and William had put in during the winter paid off all ready on their first day on rock this season. Stoked after just having reached new levels by sending Rabies, their first ever 7a, they jump straight on Dynamo to see if 7a+ was also within reach. Which off course […]

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Dynamo 7a

William Falkenström giving his last efforts working Dynamo 7a at the end of a long day at Rabiesväggen. /DO

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Fighting Rabies

Tom Boholm climbing Rabies 7a in Fjällbo (The most urban Gothenburg ropeclimbing-crag, situated just outside the city center). /DO

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For old time sake

Few climbers I’ve met are bursting with such passion and energy at the rocks, as Said. Just the fact that he climbs more than hundred routes 8a and above every year, I think speaks for itself. Last week, while paying a short visit in his old hometown, he spent an afternoon at Hyltebergen repeating his […]

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Video – Island fun

Now that school is no longer keeping me busy, I can start editing videos again. But in order to do so, I need material, which there isn’t lots of since I haven’t climbed much outdoors all autumn, let alone filmed. However, some of the footage Thomas and I gathered during his visit in August, did […]

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Young man by the sea

Thomas Schermer trying Den gamle och havet (The old man and the sea) at Hönö, outside Gothenburg. /DO

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Jänkarproblemet, Öckerö

  At the end of August, Thomas Schermer visited me for a couple of days for us to go out and take photos around my home turf. Most of the times it was me doing the climbing while he was behind the camera, but at a couple of times the roles changed. Here he is […]

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True determination

For a couple of years now, I have followed my close friend Henrik Sennelöv through motivation mixed with frustration, while batteling with one of his big projects. Not only has it meant a physical challenge, but due to the problem being extremly sensitive to rain since water keeps pooring down it long after even the […]

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Den gamle och havet

   Thomas Schermer trying Den gamle och havet on Hönö. /DO

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