/ NEWS: Chaxi, 9a+, by Lachat

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UKC News - on 16 Jan 2013
Cédric Lachat, 3 kbCÚdric Lachat has made the 3rd ascent of Chris Sharma's Chaxi, 9a+, at Oliana, Spain.
The 45 meter route was first climbed by Sharma in 2011 and had so far only been repeated by Adam Ondra, who then went on to add an ~8B direct start which bumps the grade of the resulting route, Chaxi Raxi (video...

Read more at http://www.ukclimbing.com/news/item.php?id=67741
Epsilon - on 16 Jan 2013
In reply to UKC News:

"Adam Ondra, who then went on to add an ~8B direct start"

Didn't Ondra say in an interview that it's a hard 8B+ boulder problem?
Björn Pohl - UKC - on 16 Jan 2013
In reply to Epsilon: Thanks, that was a typo, the (+) disappeared.
progrupicola - on 17 Jan 2013
In reply to UKC News: The First Ascent was by Adam too, done while working on the hard start, just for the fitness, Sharma sended it later, anyway congrats to CÚdric, he's a very good all-arounder.

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