Frankenjura local, and Marmot PR & Communications Manager, Sarah Seeger has once again made a female first by repeating Markus Bock's Cringer, 8c, at the Hängender Stein (Hanging rock) in Frankenjura.
On her fb page Sarah says that she is "happy about the send of "Cringer", one of the best routes I have ever done!"
Markus made the first ascent of the route last year and according to him, it's the 44th hardest route in the area.
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