Favela, 8c+, by Ashima Shiraishi

© Brett Lowell
Ashima Shiraishi on Digital system, 8c, Santa Linya  © Brett Lowell
Ashima Shiraishi on Digital system, 8c, Santa Linya
© Brett Lowell

Ashima Shiraishi has spent some days in Catalunya finishing it all off with back to back ascents of Favela, 8c+, and Rollito Sharma extension, 8c, both at Santa Linya.

Previously she also made a 2nd go ascent of Digital system, 8c, at the same crag.

Ashima, who turns 13 in a couple of weeks, is one of very few women, regardless of age, to have climbed both 8c+(5) and 8B(3). She has also flashed 8A...

Source: Brett Lowell (Instagram)

Ashima Shiraishi is sponsored by: Blue Water Ropes and Evolv

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23 Mar, 2014
truly unbelievable, she is an incredible talent
24 Mar, 2014
What had Adam Ondra done at 13??
24 Mar, 2014
I believe he did Martin Krpan, 9a, at 13. Not sure he bouldered anything as hard as Ashima at that age though
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