Multiple 8A Boulders for the German Girls

by Jack Geldard - UKC Chief Editor Feb/2013
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German climbers Dorothea Karalus, Mona Christof and Sarah Seeger have been climbing well on the granite boulders of Ticino.

All three of them managed to climb boulders of 8A in the last few weeks.

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Mona Christof, Dorothea Karalus, Sarah Seeger, Katrin Lau
UKC News, Feb 2013
© Sarah Seeger

Sarah Seeger told us:

"We spent funny days figuring out many great boulder problems and solving them in real teamwork. Inspired and motivated by what was possible for the others, all of us could send some hard problems. Doro climbed 'Sun Ichiban', 'Dreams are full of maybes', 'Frank's wild years' and 'Marilyn Monroe'; Mona sent the wonderful 'Pamplemousse'; and I could tick 'Sun Ichiban', 'Pamplemousse' and 'Dreams are full of maybes' (all 8A).

Fortunately, some projects still remain undone, so there are definitely more great girlie bouldering days to come. A presto, ragazze!"

+Sarah Seeger on Pamplemousse 8A, 148 kbSarah Seeger on Pamplemousse 8A
© Dorothea Karalus

+Dorothea Karalus on Marilyn Monroe 8A, 203 kbDorothea Karalus on Marilyn Monroe 8A
© Andi Barth
+Mona Christof on Pamplemousse 8A, 184 kbMona Christof on Pamplemousse 8A
© Fabian Christof
+Dorothea Karalus on Marilyn Monroe 8A, 191 kbDorothea Karalus on Marilyn Monroe 8A
© Andi Barth
+Sarah Seeger on Dreams are full of Maybes 8A, 174 kbSarah Seeger on Dreams are full of Maybes 8A
© Dorothea Karalus

 


Sarah Seeger is sponsored by Marmot , Sterling Rope and Black Diamond

Dorothea Karalus is sponsored by Monkee clothing and Evolv

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