/ NEWSFLASH: El Nino on El Capitan For McManus and McHaffie

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UKC News - on 30 May 2014
Dan Mcmanus and James McHaffie hanging out on Long Ledge on El Capitan, 2 kbBritish climbers James McHaffie and Dan McManus have made a free ascent of El Nino on El Capitan. The duo have only just got down to the ground after an awesome ascent of Salathé Wall.

El Nino is graded 5.13c (8a+) and was first climbed by the Huber Brothers back in 1998...

Read more at http://www.ukclimbing.com/news/item.php?id=68953

Mark Collins - on 30 May 2014
In reply to UKC News:

Oo, this sounds interesting. Could there be a British/World first in the offing? Either way, top effort.

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