8c+'s en masseby Björn Pohl - UKC Dec/2010
This news story has been read 5,789 times
Lately, quite a few 8c+'s have seen repeats on various locations around the world. Here are some of them:
At Kalymnos, Pirmin Bertle did two in a day, Gora Guta Gutarak and Inshallah, and says that this was the first, and only, day with good conditions after 5 weeks on the island. Too bad it was also his last day there... Gora... was onsighted by someone called Adam Ondra last year. Anyone who has heard that name before?
Meanwhile, a little bit further east, at Yangshuo in China, Ethan Pringle has repeated basically everything hard in no time, crowning it all with a repeat of Spicy Noodle, 8c+.
Remember Il frutto del diavolo, Gabri Moroni's 8c+/9a near Trento? Anyway, here's a reminder:
And here's another video, from Mariusz 'butcher' Majer, called "Skinny men on the road".
The GB Climbing team management have announced the Climbing Teams in Junior Lead and Boulder and Senior Lead and Boulder... Read more
La Sportiva Legends Only 2015 at Klättercentret in Stockholm was Slovenian Janja Garnbret's definite breakthrough on the... Read more
Mina Markovic has made the second female ascent, after Natalija Gros (2008), of Histerija, 8c+, at Misja Pec, Slovenia. The... Read more
Pirmin Bertle has made the first ascent of Meiose at La Tribune, Charmey. He calls it his hardest route ever and... Read more