Triple send of The Shining Path, 8B highballby Björn Pohl - UKC Dec/2013
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Nalle Hukkataival, Jimmy Webb and Daniel Woods have all boarded the send train and repeated Pete Lowe's The Shining Path, ~8B, at Red Rocks, Nevada.
Normally repeats of 8B's are perhaps not so news worthy, but given that the problem is an around 10m tall highball, and quite a stunning line as well, I guess it qualifies.
Other than that, the cold weather has thwarted much of the action for the team.
Well, they have all repeated Meadowlark Lemon, and a few 8A's and 8A+'s have been flashed, but so far none of the mega projects have been done. Stay tuned...
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