VIDEO: Sasha & Edu on Bellavista, 8c MPby Björn Pohl - UKC Jan/2014
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Last summer, Sasha Digiulian and Edu Marin made an ascent of Alexander Huber's Bellavista, a ~500m 8c multi-pitch on the Cima Ovest di Lavaredo in the Italian Dolomites.
The weather was great during the ascent, but when they reached the top it turned ugly as it was now dark, cold and raining. To make things worse, Edu had lost his jacket and they couldn't find the way down...
To make matters even more horrendous, the next day was Edu's birthday and Sasha hadn't brought a cake.
Here is the video:
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