VIDEO: Paige Claassen in Italy, featuring Art Attack, 8c slab

by Björn Pohl - UKC Nov/2013
This news story has been read 3,118 times

A month or so ago Paige Claassen made the 2nd ascent of Simone Pedeferri's Art Attack, an 8c slab at Sasso Remeno in northern Italy.

The route was put up almost a decade earlier and hadn't seen any repeat prior to Paige's.

Paige Claassen is sponsored by: Camp, La Sportiva, Marmot and Maxim Ropes

Forums ( Read More... | 4 comments, 08 Nov 2013 )
Agreed, it's a wall not a slab - you should be able to take your hands off on a slab. I think it's an Italian thing, they don't seem to have anything in their guidebook vocabulary for 'wall', walls are 'steep slabs'
Toerag - 08 Nov 2013

It looks like a slightly off vertical wall climb. Less 'slabby' than something like The Very Big and The Very Small. Still, it's nice to watch something other than extremely overhanging climbing. Good effort on a good...
Jimbo C - 07 Nov 2013

Great looking route and it looked hard and technical, but not one of the camera angles made it look particularly slabby and some of those holds looked big in comparison to even much easier graded slabs. Would be good to...
ian Ll-J - 07 Nov 2013

This news story has been read 3,118 times
Return to News from November 2013
Share this article on Facebook
Share this article on Twitter