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Chambao, 8c+, onsight by Ondra

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Adam Ondra has onsighted yet another 8c+, Chambao, at Baltzola in the Basque country, Spain.

Before heading north to keep exploring the giant Hanshelleren cave at Flatanger in Norway, Adam headed south, hunting for that elusive 9a onsight. This time, things didn't go according to plan as the conditions were what Adam calls 'terribly humid' in his 8a scorecard.

Here is a video of Gorka Karapeto climbing the route.


Adam Ondra is sponsored by: Black Diamond, Montura, Entre Prises , La Sportiva, Beal and Hudy Sports


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8 May, 2013
Is this even newsworthy anymore, its almost what we expect on a daily basis from him now. I would much rather have seen something on Jordan's ( highly impressive and significant) repeat of Rainshadow, surely far more relevant. Pls dont take that as a major criticism of UKC's editorial team because i think you do an excellant job. Slapper
8 May, 2013
Plus to be fair a report could be in the offing for all i know!
9 May, 2013
Well I am pleased to see onsighting put in the limelight where it belongs.
9 May, 2013
YES!
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