/ NEWS: 400m Alpine 8a for Gaz Parry and Team

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UKC News - on 02 Sep 2011
Gaz Parry on Unchi Maka (400m 8a), 4 kbGaz Parry, Giles Cornah and Jerry Gore have repeated Unchi Maka on the South West Face of Sialouze, France.

This 400m alpine route has a crux pitch of 8a and several pitches in the high 7s. The route is protected by a mixture of trad and bolts and finishes at an altitude of 3576m.

Read more at http://www.ukclimbing.com/news/item.php?id=63907

Glen - on 02 Sep 2011
In reply to UKC News:

"All in all though for me the hardest part was..........the bloody walking!"

It's not even a very long walk in to the Sialouze! Good effort on the climbing though.
gaz parry - on 08 Sep 2011
In reply to Glen: ha ha it is when the longest walk i have been doing for months is from the hold bucket to the wall!!

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