MacLeod Makes Winter Ascent of Summer E8

© Dave MacLeod
"Quite unexpectedly, I managed to complete my long term ambition to make the first winter ascent of my own summer E8, Anubis on Ben Nevis. The number of hours to finish the lead might just be countable on one hand, and completely exhausted me for the following three days. In other words, I completely went for it."

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26 Feb, 2010
Astounding. Forgive my ignorance o UKC but is this unprecedented?
26 Feb, 2010
That's just ... beyond words! What an achievement!
26 Feb, 2010
That is amazing and inspiring!
26 Feb, 2010
I think that the hardest summer route to have received a winter repeat is E4. Until last week!
26 Feb, 2010
Climb of the decade already? This is off the scale!
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