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Video: Oddo and Aubade

© Oddo coll.
Enzo oddo on Aubade direct, 9a+  © Oddo coll.
Enzo oddo on Aubade direct, 9a+
© Oddo coll.

A couple of weeks ago, we reported about 16 year old Enzo Oddo's 2nd ascent of Gérôme Pouvreau's Aubade, 9a+, at Sainte-Victoire in southern France.

Now there's a video that's well worth watching. Doesn't look that hard, does it?

But then again, Enzo is not your ordinary punter. Although still only 16, this was his second 9a+, the other one being Biographie at Céüse. He has also done stuff like the 14m highball/solo Ambrosia, ~8A, and the only slightly lower The beautiful and damned, 8B, both at the Buttermilks in California.

Enzo Oddo is sponsored by: prAna, Sterling Rope, Petzl, Five Ten and Club Alpin Francais.


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31 May, 2011
Bit of a Pottymouth for a 16 year old Id say
2 Jun, 2011
L i dont mind that; its his character, but adam ondra just looks a right tit when he cries falling!
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