/ NEWS: Sport Climbing Round-Up - Ondra On Fire
First up is Czech "boy-wonder" Adam Ondra who appears to have started 2009 with much the same conviction as he ended 2008! In the final week of February Adam on-sighted the route Metaphysique Des Tubes, F8c on the beautiful tufa-clad walls of Seynes...
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4 8c onsights already!!
Just makes me wonder how far will sport climbing be pushed in upcoming years?
Awesome, just plain awesome.
I'm thinking in terms of physical build, strength:weight ratio etc...
They're physically still developing, and I'm wondering as their bodies change will they plateau where they are until they've settled down?
As my hardest route is 6b, I'm in no way qualified to even contemplate this sort of climbing - but I wonder if a parallel could be drawn with gymnastics whereby post 18 many girls don't compete at the same level.
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