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Strongest woman in the world does another 5.14c

On her sixth day on the route, Josune Bereziartu did Noia (5.14c/8c+) in Andonno, Italy, and became the first woman to climb the grade in pastaland, according to 8a.nu. Still hungry, the Basque phenom moved on to France to wedge in a few routes at the Deverse Satanique wall in Les Gorges du Loup. Bereziartu took just two days to climb the bouldery Total Eclatch (5.14b), and in three tries, she sent Last Soul Sacrifice (5.14b). To top it off, she onsighted Deverse Satanique (5.13c). Bereziartu was the first-ever woman to climb 5.14c when she ascended Honky Mix at Onate, Spain, in June 2000.


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