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Fri Night Vid - Ondra Makes F9a+ First Ascent

© Philippe Maurel / Nice-climb.com
Adam Ondra  © Philippe Maurel / Nice-climb.com
Adam Ondra
© Philippe Maurel / Nice-climb.com
The seventeen year old Czech wonder-climber has done it yet again. This time he hit the crag of Cornalba in Italy where he freed an existing project line named Goldrake, now a stunning F9a+.

As reported on Planet mountain:

"The route in question was bolted years ago by Bruno "Camos" Tassi to the right of the famous testpiece Jedi and had never been freed until Ondra managed to link the moves in an epic battle yesterday. The 17-year old had stated that in some respects Cornalba represents the crag of the future..."

VIDEO: Adam Ondra climbing Goldrake F9a+ and Extrasistole F8c+


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9 Apr, 2010
Good vid, awesome looking crag. That boy's a picture of perpetual motion!
9 Apr, 2010
Must be hard - took 5 goes and it looked like he was putting some effort in! Great looking crag, as well. J
9 Apr, 2010
tut...tut...tut...must be hard if it took him that many times! He has got the clipping down to a T, he clips so quickly, no fumbling around like me lol!
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