/ NEWS: 9a+ first ascent by Iker Pou

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UKC News - on 22 Sep 2012
Iker Pou on Celedon, 9a+,Ilarduia, Spain, 3 kbIker Pou has made the first ascent of Celedon at Ilarduia, Spain, for which he proposes 9a+.
Iker bolted the 42 meter line four years ago, and for a long time he believed he would never be able to do it because it would require an amount of resistance he simply didn't possess.
Now, after many...

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Epsilon - on 22 Sep 2012
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His finger strength is just something else...
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fingerminds - on 22 Sep 2012
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If there was a multi-pitch competition on the world championship, Iker Pou would be a serius contender for the overall title...though I imagine it would be hard work for the route settters and tv cameras.

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