/ NEWS: Joe mama, 9a+, by Jakob Schubert

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UKC News - on 28 Dec 2016
Jakob Schubert on Joe mama, 9a+, Oliana, 3 kbJakob Schubert has repeated Klemen Bečan's Joe Mama, 9a+, a resistance test piece at Oliana in Catalunya, Spain.

This was the 3rd ascent of Joe Mama after Bečan and Chris Sharma. Jakob just arrived in Catalunya and couldn't have started his trip...

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stp - on 29 Dec 2016
In reply to UKC News:

Be interesting to see what else he gets up to. A slightly underrated climber I think. He's one of only four climbers to have climbed more than one 9b afaik.
SuperLee1985 - on 03 Jan 2017
In reply to UKC News:

What does 'Resistance' mean in this context?
zmv - on 03 Jan 2017
In reply to SuperLee1985:

I believe in spanish resistencia refers to sustained power endurance routes without much rest.

I think it refers to this.
SuperLee1985 - on 03 Jan 2017
In reply to zmv:

Thanks.
stp - on 03 Jan 2017
In reply to UKC News:

He's now Pachamama too - another 9a+

'Still felt pretty tired this morning from the New Year's party we had in Barcelona 🙈 but at 3pm I decided to do my first actual sending try and got surprised'

https://www.instagram.com/p/BOxchDkh85b/
stp - on 08 Jan 2017
In reply to UKC News:

He's now done Seleccio Anal at Santa Linya - 9a/+. He's also trying Stoking the Fire (9b)...

'I'm sure I'll return again to finish off 'Stoking the Fire' which I only had two days on this trip but feels very sendable'

That's a pretty impressive couple of weeks.

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