/ THE LOWDOWN: Bella regis, 8c+, onsight by Ondra

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Björn Pohl - UKC - on 08 Apr 2012
Gabriele Moroni on Bella regis, 8c+, Trento, 4 kbWe haven't heard much about what Adam Ondra has been up to for the last few months. A while back, he was at Oliana in Catalunya, working the La dura, dura-project together with Chris Sharma. No success there. Yet.
Then he bolted a 9a ground up back home in the Czech republic. It's been a while...

Read more at http://www.ukclimbing.com/news/item.php?id=67030
JLS on 08 Apr 2012
In reply to Björn Pohl - UKC:

If he can onsight F8c+ then he really should be redpointing F9b+. Given he's only managed a couple of F9b's it would appear he just not trying hard enough redpoint projects.

Come on Ondra, pull yer finger out, try something hard...
DJ7A - on 08 Apr 2012
In reply to JLS: Has a route/project actually been graded 9b+ yet?
Alex1 - on 08 Apr 2012
In reply to Daniel James:

Yes - it was then downgraded by Ondra. I assume he'll onsight 9a at some point which will be impressive...
Olli-C - on 08 Apr 2012
In reply to Björn Pohl - UKC: Does anyone edit these articles? there seems to be an increasing amount of spelling and gramatical mistakes being published on this website..just saying
MJ - on 09 Apr 2012
In reply to Olli-C:

Does anyone edit these articles? there seems to be an increasing amount of spelling and gramatical mistakes being published on this website..just saying


Björn Pohl is foreign and thus English isn't his first and native language. What's you excuse?

:)
Byronius Maximus - on 11 Apr 2012
In reply to Olli-C:
> (In reply to Björn Pohl - UKC) Does anyone edit these articles? there seems to be an increasing amount of spelling and gramatical mistakes being published on this website..just saying

Can you spell "ironic"?
Byronius Maximus - on 11 Apr 2012
In reply to Byronius Maximus:

Oh, and Ondra's foot slipped? What a punter.

;-)
font9a on 13 Apr 2012 - 167.246.61.4 whois?
In reply to JLS:

Seriously. We should completely skip all the unconfirmed 5.16s and move straight into 5.17.

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