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Alex Puccio repeats Riverbed, Font 8B

Alex Puccio has repeated the classic Riverbed, Font 8B, at Magic Wood/Averstal in Switzerland. She needed only two days of work.

Riverbed, ~8B, by Alex Puccio  © Joel Zerr
Riverbed, ~8B, by Alex Puccio
© Joel Zerr

What a great Boulder, "Riverbed" V13/8B in Magic Wood! @joelzerr and I both got to climb this AMAZING line yesterday!! 😁🙌 This was my second session on it, psyched it came together quickly. Now off to try some more awesome lines in the forest!!!

Alex has had a great late summer/early autumn both in terms of competitions and rock:

- 5th in the Munich World Cup

- Winner of the Arco Rockmaster

- Winner of adidas Rockstars

- Repeat of New Base line, Font 8B+, Magic Wood

- Repeat of Riverbed, ~8B, Magic Wood


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Alex is one of the most successful climbers of her generation. In total, she has climbed 31 Font 8Bs or harder. She has been climbing at a high level since 2006 when she climbed her first Font 8A and has made steady...

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22 Sep, 2017
She's also done more 8b and above boulders than any other woman by quite a way. There's a good interview with Alex just after the Rockmaster event last week where she says she wants to do Terremer (8C) this year.https://onbouldering.com/my-mental-game-is-a-lot-stronger-alex-puccio-interview/
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