Copa Mundial Chile – World Cup Chile

ISA y la Copa Mundial de Slackline en Viña del Mar See below for English Cuando la ISA recibió una invitación para asistir a la copa mundial en Viña del Mar, Chile, estábamos intrigados. No conocíamos a las personas responsables de la organización y cuál era su motivación para organizar una copa mundial. El concepto […]

2015 SAIR Analysis Published – Slackline Accident and Incident Report

SAIR Analysis 2015 Since the fall of 2014, the International Slackline Association has been gathering information about slackline related incidents and injuries including falls from a slackline, rigging errors, gear malfunction, and near miss incidents. This information has been gathered through the Slackline Accident and Incident Report form on our website (EN, DE, PR, FR language […]

Update: Bolting and Highlining in Norway

Recently we posted about highlining, bolting, and bolting ethics in Norway, specifically in the Kjerag region. See that post here: Bolting and Highlining in Norway – July 26, 2016 NORWAY HIGHLINING Bolting is illegal in Norway without express permission from the land owner or land manager. No new bolts should be placed in Kjerag while […]

Bolting and Highlining in Norway

Norway provides some of the most picturesque landscapes for highlining, and as such, has become a bucket list item for many among the highline community. A recent highlining expedition to Norway, however, has reported stumbling against the local bolting ethic. To provide clarity to the community, we are passing on information from a Norwegian climbing […]

1 km Highline sent in France

  On Tuesday, April 19th, 2016, Nathan Paulin (FR) set a new world record with a 1020m highline rigged in France with Danny Menšík (CZ). Rigged on Moonwalk at a height of approximately 600m with 50m of sag, Nathan managed the feat onsight. Danny sent the line on his third attempt. Congrats on a beautiful […]

Across the Sky – Castleton Highline Record

On November 15th, Théo Sanson (FR) sent a 493m highline in the Utah desert, a project masterminded by Andy Lewis. Check out the video below and part of the story written by Andy which will be published in full this spring by Slackline U.S.  “Hands down this is the scariest, most fear inspiring, inner child murdering, […]

477m – The sky is the limit

The highline extreme – World Record gathering on the Moléson During the last weekend of September highliners from all over Europe gathered on the Moléson in Switzerland to deliver a great show and try some of the longest highlines ever rigged. The event was organised by Samuel Volery from slacktivity.ch in collaboration with Claude Gendre […]