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Topic - NEWS: Gaz Parry Climbs True North - F8c

UKC News - on 21 Jul 2009
[Gaz Parry Climbs True North - F8c 320, 6 kb]Gaz Parry has climbed the super-stamina F8c True North at Kilnsey, Yorkshire.

Commenting on his blog, Gaz describes his motivation for the line:

"A long time ago I witnessed a ground breaking fast ascent of True North. That day I had the pleasure of holding Ian Vickers' ropes as he worked the route and redpointed it on his first attempt all within 2 hours. Even by today's standards this would be considered a fast ascent of an 8c. Since then the seed had been sowed that one day I would clip the chains having repeated True North."



Read more at http://www.ukclimbing.com/news/item.php?id=48446
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