/ NEWS: Ben Davison climbs Pata Negra, 8c

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UKC News - on 18 Jun 2013
Ben Davison pulling through the upper crux of Pata Negra, 8c, 3 kb19 year old Ben Davison from Alnwick, has just climbed Pata Negra, 8c, in Rodellar, Spain. This is Ben's first 8c, made all the more impressive by the fact that 3 years ago, he had never before put a pair of rock boots on...

Read more at http://www.ukclimbing.com/news/item.php?id=68135
Kemics - on 18 Jun 2013
In reply to UKC News:

great blog and very inspiring, I really need to structure my training!
Adam Moroz - on 18 Jun 2013
In reply to UKC News: By the looks of that 1st photo he has the longest arms in the world.
thedoctorisin - on 18 Jun 2013
In reply to Adam Moroz: I'm glad I wasn't the only one thinking that, he looks to have ridiculously massive arms in comparison to the rest of his body.
biscuit - on 18 Jun 2013
In reply to thedoctorisin:

I think it's becasue the harness and chalk bag are half way up to his armpits making him look a bit Simon Cowell.

All that aside - what a brilliant effort. 8c in 3 yrs. Blimey !
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andithomason - on 18 Jun 2013
In reply to UKC News: no really, his arms a like mr tickles, well done.

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