Daila Ojeda reports Chris Sharma made short work of the long version of Duele la realidad, 9a, at Oliana.
The original, first done by Markus Bock, was a very short (by Oliana standards) 8c+, and this was later extended by Dani Andrada.
Across the pond and most of the north American continent, at Rifle, Colorado, to be more precise, Matty Hong has made the first ascent of Bad girls club, an open project that was cleaned and equipped by Joey Kinder.
According to Rock & Ice what makes Bad Girls Club difficult is that it is stacked with difficult boulder problems, culminating with a V-double-digit boulder problem right at the lip of the 100-foot cave..
Matty has suggested 9a for the route. This would make it the most difficult at Rifle.
Big news from the world of extreme fell running, where Jim Mann continues to push the boundaries. Today (21st February) he... Read more
Seb Bouin has sport climbed 9a+/b (Chilam balam) and bouldered as hard as ~8C (Quoi de Neuf), although he thought it was more... Read more
On Saturday 18th February, the British Universities and Colleges Sport Nationals - or 'BUCS Nationals' - took place at the... Read more