Favela, 8c+, by Ashima Shiraishiby Björn Pohl - UKC Mar/2014
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Ashima Shiraishi has spent some days in Catalunya finishing it all off with back to back ascents of Favela, 8c+, and Rollito Sharma extension, 8c, both at Santa Linya.
Previously she also made a 2nd go ascent of Digital system, 8c, at the same crag.
Ashima, who turns 13 in a couple of weeks, is one of very few women, regardless of age, to have climbed both 8c+(5) and 8B(3). She has also flashed 8A...
Source: Brett Lowell (Instagram)
Ashima Shiraishi is sponsored by: Blue Water Ropes and Evolv
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