Also reported is an 8a flash from Mina Leslie-Wujastyk:
"At the same time across the valley on Siuranella Centre Mina Leslie-Wujastyk was flashing her first 8a, Memorias de una Sepia, to join a select few British female climbers to have flashed a route at this grade."
To check out the hard moves involved in short 9as, here's a video of Pirmin Bertle climbing Jungle Speed:
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