Iker Pou climbs Nit de bruixes, 9a+

Iker Pou on Demencia senil, 9a+, Margalef, 76 kb
Iker Pou on Demencia senil, 9a+, Margalef
© P.Savall/Red Bull

Iker Pou, one of the world's premiere all-rounders, has made the first ascent of Nit de bruixes, 9a+, an old project in the steep l'Ermitage sector at Margalef, Spain.

After falling high on the route twice last winter when holds broke off, he finally succeeded 2 January.

The route is described as an 8c followed by a very difficult three bolt section on shallow pocket, typical Margalef style.

Iker Pou is sponsored by: The North Face, Petzl, La Sportiva, Beal and Euskaltel

Source: Kairn

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