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UKC News - on 15 Oct 2012
Adam Ondra on Climb for life, 9a, San Vito, Sicily, 3 kbAdam Ondra has left the cold in the far north of Norway for the considerably nicer weather of Sicily, Italy, where he attended the San Vito climbing festival.
Personally, I think it was at the nick of time he left the north, as he had started to try onsighting loose traditional lines in virgin...

Read more at http://www.ukclimbing.com/news/item.php?id=67520
In reply to UKC News: Where was he up north Björn? It must be really dark and cold by now?! Interesting to hear he is trad climbing, even if - errr, he still has some "skills development" to do in that arena! :)

How many languages does that lad speak by the way? His Italian sounds pretty good in the video.
In reply to TobyA:

Where have you been Toby?

He was here - http://www.ukclimbing.com/news/item.php?id=67488

Alan
colin8ll on 15 Oct 2012
In reply to UKC News:

Now finally a proper news worthy Ondra story: 'Ondra does trad...badly'.
In reply to Alan James - UKC and UKH: I saw that, but Flatanger is hardly "the far north". I presume Björn meant Lofoten, Kvaløya or similar. Also no mention of trad there either although presumably there is plenty of rock around for that!
Björn Pohl - UKC - on 15 Oct 2012
In reply to TobyA: After Flatanger Adam went north up to the Narvik area (not sure exactly where), and I guess most would consider this the far north ;)
In reply to Björn Pohl - UKC:
> and I guess most would consider this the far north ;)

That is indeed. Must be getting dark and cold up there by now!

Michael Gordon - on 16 Oct 2012
In reply to UKC News:

Good to see he's getting into trad! (best to avoid the groundfalls though)

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