VIDEOS: 8A+'s - Coxsey, Leslie-Wujastyk, Le Neve

by Björn Pohl - UKC Jun/2012
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Shauna Coxsey, Mina Leslie-Wujastyk and Mélissa Le Nevé have made one quick ascent each of an 8A+.

Shauna and Mina, who are still in Colorado after the Vail World Cup, have used their extended stay well by sampling what the Rocky Mountain National Park has to offer.

The other day, they both repeated Mind matters, V12/8A+, at Guanella Pass.

Here is Mina's video:

Shauna also made other impressive ascents, for example a flash of Dark horse, V10/7C+ and red points of three 8A's.

Here is Shauna's ascent of Mind matters:

In a quite different part of the world, France's Mélissa Le Nevé found a problem which she really liked that suited her well, The Amphitheatre, 8A+, at The other side, Rocklands, South Africa. She also writes she has now done all the moves on The Vice, 8B. All she's got left now is linking them...

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+Mélissa Le Nevé on The Amphitheatre, 8A+, The other side, Rocklands, 114 kb
Mélissa Le Nevé on The Amphitheatre, 8A+, The other side, Rocklands
Björn Pohl - UKC, Jun 2012
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Shauna Coxsey is sponsored by Five Ten

Mina Leslie-Wujastyk is sponsored by Arc'teryx, Five Ten, Beta Climbing Designs and Optimum Nutrition and is part of the British Bouldering Team, who are supported by the BMC

Mélissa Le Nevé is sponsored by Five Ten, adidas, Petzl, Beal and Mule bar


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