NEWSFLASH: David Lama Frees The Compressor Routeby Jack Geldard - UKC Chief Editor Jan/2012
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The ascent has not yet been confirmed by Lama himself, but things are moving so quickly on this hot topic, that we have posted this preliminary report. Current reports are indicating that the route is around 8a in difficulty and that Lama followed more or less the original line.
When full details of this ascent are available, a more in-depth report will be published on UKClimbing.com.
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