Ryuichi Murai has made the 5th ascent of Dai Koyamada's Hydrangea, ~8C, at Shiobara, Japan.
21 year old Ryuchi has had a great spring with repeats of four problems in the ~8B+ to ~8C range in just a little more than a month:
4 March: Uma, ~8B+, Shiobara
17 March: Babel, ~8C, Shiobara
28 March: Vanitas, ~8C, Hourai
12 April: Hydrangea, ~8C, Shiobara