You can now watch a video online of Fred Rouhling climbing Akira, at least the first part to the route's lip at Rouhlings website. Click on the media link and you'll find a whole host of videos.
If you want to learn more about Fred Rouhling Climbing magazine have an interesting article on him exploring his early controversy and giving an overview of his climbing career.
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