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
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