Txapela, 8C? by Iker Arroitajauregi + VIDEOby Björn Pohl - UKC Nov/2013
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Iker Arroitajauregi has made the first ascent of Txapela at Albarracin, Spain, which he believes could be his first 8C.
36 year old Iker is by no means a stranger to difficult bouldering and has uncountable 8B+'s under his belt. This is of course a way of saying I have no idea how many he has done in total, just that the number is big.
Here is a video showing what the man is about. Huge ones...
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