/ NEWS: VIDEO: 3rd ascent of Hydrangea, 8C, by Nagao

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UKC News - on 25 Mar 2013
Nagao on Hydrangea, ~8C, Shiobara, Japan, 4 kbThanks to Markku Laine and Koji Mrwk, I came across this video of a Japanese climber making the 3rd ascent of Dai Koyamada's Hydrangea, hard 8C, at Shiobara, Japan, a couple of weeks ago.
According to Koji, the climber's name is Nagao, but that's all I know.

Hydrangea was put up by Dai Koyamada...

Read more at http://www.ukclimbing.com/news/item.php?id=67933
ingo_g on 25 Mar 2013
In reply to UKC News:
so we can also assume that this is probably the 6th or 7th ascent (at least)
Björn Pohl - UKC - on 25 Mar 2013
In reply to ingo_g: yes... that's probably about right...
masa-alpin - on 25 Mar 2013
The climber's name is 長尾 基史 - the most likely spelling in alphabet is Motochika Nagao.
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masa-alpin - on 25 Mar 2013
In reply to masa-alpin: Oops, Japanese characters were not properly displayed in this Forum? The relative information is here (in Japanese): http://freeclimb.jp/he/he13.htm#hyd

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