Two Rocklands 8B Boulders for Anna Stöhrby Björn Pohl - UKC Aug/2013
This news story has been read 6,953 times
During a trip to the popular bouldering destination of Rocklands in South Africa, Austrian climber Anna Stöhr has managed to repeat The Power of one and The Vice, both confirmed 8B boulder problems.
That Anna excels on rock shouldn't come as a surprise to anyone who has been following this year's bouldering World Cup, where she has won six out of seven competitions. The only comp she didn't win, she finished 2nd, beaten by one attempt by German competitor Jule Wurm. Anna Stöhr is ranked #1 in the world.
According to La Sportiva, Anna needed four days to climb The Power of one and three for The Vice.
Over the hill? The wrong side of 40? Too many birthdays? Age is often used as an excuse to slow down and pursue less adventurous... Read more
British climbers Matt Burdekin and Tom Ripley have made the first ascent of a new line on the East Face of Aguja Bifida Sur... Read more
Tim Emmett and Slovenian climber Klemen Premrl have established a remarkable new line at Helmcken Falls in Canada, which the pair... Read more
La Sportiva Legends Only 2015 at Klättercentret in Stockholm was Slovenian Janja Garnbret's definite breakthrough on the... Read more
Wiser from previous mistakes, I won't say anything about the results. What? La Sportiva Legends Only 2015 Where?... Read more
Two months ago, Jimmy Webb made the first, and so far only, repeat of Nalle Hukkataival's Livin' large in the... Read more