Mayan's ascent was the second female free ascent of the route after Steph Davies back in 2005.
Are we correct in thinking the list of women to free climb El Capitan are (feel free to comment and correct/add names):
Mayan Smith-Gobat is sponsored by: Five Ten, Cactus Climbing, Earth sea sky, Em's powercookies, Spelean
13 year-old Leo Skinner from South Wales has ticked Butch Cassidy 8A at Dinas Rock, the day after his 13th birthday. Leo has been... Read more
Toshi Takeuchi has made the first ascent of Kuzan at Mie in Japan. Toshi, who has climbed several ~8C's calls this hard for the... Read more
23 year-old Belfast-based climber Lucy Mitchell has ticked her first 8c - Fish Eye - at Oliana, Spain. In May last... Read more
After having left all the difficult pitches of the Dawn wall behind, or rather below, him, the rest of the route was more or... Read more
After failing the day before, Adam Ondra recharged and made quick work pitches 14, 9a, and 15, 8c+ or 9a, on Dawn wall. All... Read more