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Dani Andrada | Bouldering in Montroig
BOREAL Outdoor
Dani Andrada rediscovers the boulder area of Montroig (Tarragona). On his first visit after many years, he tries a few attempts in 'Biceps Prou' 8A and 'Maikelsoncrusoe' 8A. Just days later he ​makes the first repetition of the travers 'Energía Vital' 8B /+.

In collaboration with Wogü. Directed by Pau Alonso.
Boreal Outdoor
The original Ninja broke the mould for climbing shoes; the world's first sensitive, performance slipper. The latest incarnation of the benchmark shoe brings it bang up to date. Highly downturned and asymmetric yet supple at the toe, and with super sticky Zenith Ultra® rubber.
MAZAMA & KERALA | Your ideal hiking companion
BOREAL Outdoor
Featuring low weight, great fit and durable construction, Mazama has exceptional comfort and reliability. The Dry-Line® technology ensures unrivalled waterproof and breathable protection, and the supportive and grippy Vibram sole provides confidence inspiring grip. Mazama, the perfect partner for exploring the trails.
Statement of Youth | Trailer
Collaboration with
The progressive increase of the standards in climbing in 1980. A small group of climbers eager to climb full time and to live outside of the rest of society, became the most influential figures in the history of the British climbing.
DHARMA | Pinnacle of sport climbing performance.
Boreal Outdoor
The highly downturned and asymmetric last shape combined with supportive midsole and BOREAL® Zenith Pro rubber mean that Dharma excels on the World's hardest, steepest climbs.
SATORI | The ultimate bouldering shoe.
Boreal Outdoor
With an aggressively downturned and asymmetric last shape and mega sticky BOREAL® Zenith Ultra™ rubber, Satori features outstanding sensitivity. The optimized heel hooking ability allows you to perform on the hardest problems.
SYNERGY | Designed for optimum feel.
Boreal Outdoor
A highly aggressive last shape is carefully blended with superb sensitivity and supremely sticky BOREAL Zenith Ultra™ rubber to enhance the natural qualities of the foot; a true synergy of design, materials and craftsmanship, enabling you to push your limits on any bloc.
Boreal Outdoor
Edges, smears, heel and toe hooks; any of these may be needed to ensure a successful ascent. With the BOREAL Mutant, there is no compromise
Boreal Outdoor
Maximum performance in the mountain.
Boreal Outdoor
Ben Moon | Past, present & future (p. 1)
Boreal Outdoor
A tour through climbing history starring our emblematic British climber Ben Moon.
BOREAL | Alex Txikon on Nanga Parbat – The 4 keys to success!
Boreal Outdoor
The Nanga Parbat is one of the largest mountains on earth. Alex Txikon, tells us about the expeditions he's made throughout the past few years in order to achieve this great challenge, and the keys to this success including the role and technical importance of the equipment.
BOREAL | Getting schooled with Ben Moon
Boreal Outdoor
After a remarkable career including the World's first 9a ("Hubble"), last year Ben Moon achieved what many thought to be impossible by repeating the climb over 20 years after it's first ascent. Now working towards his nemesis route "Northern Lights", Ben gives us some insight into his training at the School Room.
BOREAL | Mutant with Dani Andrada
Boreal Outdoor
Discover the new BOREAL Mutant, dedicated to those who need highest performance and stability on key moves, like toe and heel hooks.
BOREAL | Lynx with Edu Marin
Boreal Outdoor
BOREAL Lynx gives you the precision you ​need in key footing sequences.
BOREAL | Edu Marín talks about Lynx and the future of climbing
Boreal Outdoor
Edu Marín talks about the new climbing shoes called BOREAL Lynx, his projects and the future of climbing.
Nacho Sánchez. Insomnio 8C (FA).
The FA of the hardest boulder problem in Spain.
Nacho Sánchez Live
Nacho takes bouldering to its finest expression. He is a modest, humble and a bit shy person. However, in this video, he talks about his vision, experience of climbing, leaving a glimpse of his upcoming projects.
Robert Leistner & Julia Winter. Bleauimpressionen.
Short impressions of the trip to Fontainebleau of Robert Leistner and Julia Winter. 
Rings & Slings Part 2
.... and the story continues - more experiences, more beautiful places, more climbing in Saxony: Rings & Slings Part II by Ignasi Tarrazona.
Rings & Slings Part 1
Ignasi Tarrazona takes us for a climbing trip to Saxony, Germany - perfect landscapes, beautiful routes, pure adventure. A place to visit, for sure. 
La Obsesión - A film about Dani Andrada.
Haroun Souirji bring us "La Obsesión - a film about Dani Andrada". Obvously when two persons like Haroun and Dani join forces, there can be only one result - a perfect movie about climbing, motivation, developing new crags and life style. Enjoy it!
Beau Geste E7 6C | Sam Hamer
Ed Hamer
Sam Hamer climbing 'Beau Geste' E7 6C, Peak District, UK.
Ovni 8b, Zarzalejo | Jesús Muñoz (Chuchi)
Jesús Muñoz Vaquero
Jesús Muñoz ~Chuchi ​crushing this 5-stars compression boulder "OVNI" (8b) close to Zarzalejo, Madrid.
Alma & Armin Bestvater present boulders in Thüringer Wald | BOREAL
Boreal Outdoor

Alma and Armin Bestvater bouldering some classics in Thüringer Wald.

Filmed & edited: Paul Masukowitz
Music: Zekinash - Sinceridad Cruda

Interview Alberto Gines (Spanish)
A nice video interview done with Alberto Gines in Margalef. Have a look for yourself!
Urko, Escalando el presente - Trailer Oficial
Urko Documental

A history of excellence, friendship and strength that shows us the philosophy of life of Urko Carmona, Paraclimbing World Champion, who lost his leg in a traffic accident with 15 years. His day to day challenges and concerns, connection with nature, hinduism … the life of a world champion living in the mountains of Huesca in a van. 



La' Intensity - A Talk with Silvia Vidal
A look into the life and story of Silvia Vidal one of the worlds best Solo Aid climbers.

Produced and Edited by Adam Bailes
Video & Cinematography by Ignasi Tarrazona Gasque
Nacho in "Crisis" 8C/+ (FA), Crevillente
Nacho Sanchez

Ignacio Sánchez González, better known as Nacho Sanchez, has climbed what he says could be his hardest problem to date, Crisis at Crevillente, which is a village just North East of Murcia.

Nacho has done 8C's before, and plenty of 8B+'s, so he should know what he is talking about. When it comes to crushing small crimpers very few can compete with him.

Summary WOPeak Chamlang 2015
Summary of the WOPeak Chamlang Expedition in 2015.

With Iñurrategi, Vallejo, Zabalza, Juanjo Otazu.
James McHaffie talks 9a, Indian Face and his extreme solo plans
HOYAMOROS by Iker Arroitajauregi
Iker Arroitajauregi
Iker bouldering in Hoyamoros. 
Ben Moon in RAINSHADOW (9a) - Malham Cove
Ben Moon
Ben Moon making the 4th ascent of Rainshadow 9a at Malham Cove
Desde la cima del Nuptse, Lhotse y rescate de Juanjo Garran en el Dhaulagiri #TxikonXtreme
Alex Txikon
Chilam Balam | ft. Dani Andrada and Edu Marín
Boreal Outdoor

After a month of trying the hard work of Dani Andrada and Edu Marín finally paid off : In November they were able to send Chilam Balam 9a+/b, a 85 meters long route through a big roof with 235 moves along tufas . The line is considered one of the best lines in the world.

With: Francisco Marín “Novato”, Joe Kinder, Pablo Scorza.

Directed by David Lopez “Campe”

Nick Bullock. The Pendulum Route: Take 1
Nick Bullock. The Pendulum Route: Take 1. From Bayard Russell.
Julia Winter and Robert Leistner. VARAZZE (Italy).
A bouldering short with Boreal athletes Julia Winter and Robert Leistner. Varazze - Italy - is a small town facing the sea, like many on the coast of Liguria. What makes it special is all the small bouldering areas next to it. 
Historias de cordada
Manu Cordova and Javi Bueno are part of the Boreal Team. They are passionate climbers and alpinists and compete in international competitions. Together they have established several cutting edge new routes both in Spain and the Alps.

Both climbers are involved in the testing and development of Boreal footwear.
TRUE GRIP Series #4 Nic Sellers, Jordan & Naomi Buys
BOREAL Outdoor
A variation of gritstone problems in and around the Peak District and Yorkshire, we follow a group of ​BOREAL climbers ​sending a variety of problems with different styles grades and locations.
TRUE GRIP Series #6 with Nathan Lee
BOREAL Outdoor

Part 6 of the BOREAL True Grip Series features Nathan Lee who has been on great form recently managing to bag an impressive number of high grade Gritstone routes in and around the English Peak District including:Meshuga, Gaia, Nah’han, Appointment With Death and his own new route at Wimberry Unknown Stones.

‘Curbar Headpointing’ follows Nathan as he makes headpoint style ascents of Knockin’ On Heaven’s Door (E8) and The Zone (E9) at Curbar edge in some very cold and windy November conditions.
TRUE GRIP Series #2
with James Ibbertson
BOREAL Outdoor
A day with James Ibbertson at his local and favourite crag, looking at the best quality highballs Caley has to offer.
TRUE GRIP Series #1 with Andy Turner
BOREAL Outdoor
Adam Bailes take us for a ride to the United Kingdom and its gritstones. You will meet some of the strongest climbers there and find their motivation together with nice ascents and beautiful nature. That´s what the "True Grip" series are all about.

Directed by: Adam Bailes
Timon Lauck greenpointing in Odenwald
BOREAL Outdoor
A short with Timon Lauck making a greenpoint ascent of his favorite route in Odenwald.

Producer: Paul Masukowitz
BOREAL Kintaro | by Ollie Torr
Crimpington Bear
​BOREAL Athlete Ollie Torr showing us all the newly revamped Kintaro.

Filmed at a local Crag in Leicestershire, Ollie shows how the shows perform on steep slate boulders.
BOREAL Mutant | by James McHaffie
BOREAL Outdoor
During the last trip to La Pedriza in Spain, James McHaffie tried ​the newest BOREAL style, called Mutant. Have a look!
TRUE GRIP Series #7 The head game
BOREAL Outdoor
In episode 7 'The Head Game', film maker Nick Brown follows the husband and wife pairing of Jordan and Naomi Buys as they visit some of the more 'esoteric' Gritstone crags near their home in Burnley. 

The film opens with Jordan climbing at New Church Quarry as he attempts a committing first ascent of an unusually steep and pumpy E8. 

Later we follow Naomi at Hawkcliffe (West Yorkshire) and then on a different route back at New Church quarry. At the time of filming Noami was on a roll. She had recently bagged a string of hard routes and was about to make this her best ever week of Gritstone trad climbing.

We hope you enjoy episode 7 of our popular 'True Grip' series of short films.