Seb Bouin climbing in AlbaniaVideo

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In this video, we watch Seb Bouin travel to Albania with his mother and dogs in search of new cragging and experiences. Finding a plethora of undeveloped limestone perfect for bolting, Bouin sets to work developing the Balkan crags. He also gets stuck into a 9b bolted by none other than Adam Ondra.

The 9b project follows a stunning tufa up to a height of 55 metres, with a crux involving a mixture of tiny holds, kneebars and a dynamic slap to a poor part of the tufa. The top requires focus for the 'spicy finish' on poor pockets.

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