E8 For Karin Magog

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Borrowdale  © Lawman
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Hot on the heels of Mary Jenner (UKC News), Karin Magog has also climbed Bleed in Hell, the E8 6c on the Bowderstone Crag in Borrowdale, Lake District.

Commenting on her blog she said:

"After warming up I went for the lead and after a couple of false starts the route was done, Bleed in Hell E8 6c.  , where body positioning is the key to success."

Karin is one of the UK's top female climbers and has previously ticked numerous E7's and has sport climbed up to F8b.

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22 Apr, 2010
Well done Karin.
22 Apr, 2010
Agreed, damn good effort.
22 Apr, 2010
Nice one Karin especially in two days. What french grade does it weigh in at ? 8a ?
22 Apr, 2010
Nice one Karen ( Bob B )
23 Apr, 2010
Good effort. I struggle on the walk up the scree these days.
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