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27 Apr 2017

Alasdair Kennedy has made the third ascent of Charlie Woodburn's Something's Burning E9 7a at Stennis Ford, Pembroke. In the same weekend, Ali also climbed two E8s - Mercia Wall and The Brothers Karamazov. Although not a familiar name to many, Ali has an impressive list of trad routes up to E9 headpoint and E7 onsight. Read more

Ali on Muy Caliente, 86 kb

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