Art & Climbing

Kunst en Klimwerk van Mirjam Verbeek


2013-2014 route setting multi-pitch in Orpierre: "Keep on moving" The first 3 pitches are the same as "Mooie Mouve"L4: 7A, L5: 7A, L6: A0/project, L7: 6B.

2012 route setting multi-pitch in Orpierre: "Mooie Mouve" L1: 5B, L2: 6A+, L3: 5B, L4: 7B, L5: 8A, L6: 6C.

2011 still fit and did 8A's again in Orpierre and Buis les Baronnies.

2010 Marocco Traveling from Marakesh through the Atlas Mountains to the dessert and climbing in the Todra, Imiter and Bab-n-Ali.

2009 Brevet d'Etat d'Escalade I got my international guiding diploma.

2008 Route setting in Africa. Traveling in Africa for climbing was a big adventure! I made new routes in a new place in Bobodiolasso.

2004 - 2005 Big Wall in Madagascar. Climbing for many days in a steep wall, so sleeping as well. Very nice experiance!

2004 my first 8A+ after work. "Hurelement" in Orpierre. It was the first Dutch record.

2004 my first 7C+ onsight. "Zawi Nul Zindicate"at Kalymnos, Greece. It was the first womans Dutch record.

2004 Pic de Bure. I love mountain climbing on steep long rock formations. Terrain d'avonture in the Dévoluy in France was very cool.

1997 Route setting in Montsant- Barrots, Spain. About 10 routes between 6B and 7C named: "the Rose"

1995 my first 8A after work. I climbed "Reve du Papillon" in Buoux, France and was the first Dutch woman who reached this level.

1991 - 1998 Dutch Champion lead.In 1996 I also was 14th international Bouldering and 15th international lead. 1991-95 Dutch student Champion. 1995-96-97-2003 Dutch Boulder Champion.

Youth. I grow up with Alpinism and did my guiding education diploms for mountainering with the Dutch Alpin Club.

Youth. My whole youth I was with my family during summer vacations in the Wallischer Alpen, Switserland.