VIDEO: Nalle Hukkataival repeats Gioia

by Björn Pohl - UKC Mar/2014
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Here it is finally, the video of Nalle Hukkataival making the 3rd ascent of Christian Core's Gioia at Varazze, Italy

Nalle makes it look like somewhere in the 6C or 6C+ range, but this is one of the very hardest problems in the world, meaning 8C or possibly 8C+. The grade of Gioia will be discussed for some time yet and further repeats are needed before it can settle, but like Nalle says: Let's remember that Gioia means Joy.

Enjoy!

Nalle Hukkataival is sponsored by: Black Diamond and La Sportiva

Forums ( Read More... | 9 comments, 19 Mar 2014 )
Yes, sure I also do it myself, the thing it's, that I feel it's like constant chalking, one can end up overdoing it, even when the move it's not that hard, or when in spite of dusty-white hands, the manic-chalking goes...
progrupicola - 19 Mar 2014

Big congrats to Nalle for sending, and making it looks that easy! As used as we are to power..SCREAMS nowadays, with almost everybody displaying their war-cries, within the ''A muerte!'' motto,..this silent cyborg,...
progrupicola - 18 Mar 2014

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