We recently reported that Jeff Lowe's route Metanoia on the Eiger North Face in Switzerland had seen its first repeat by Thomas Huber, Stephan Siegrist and Roger Schaeli, 25 years after Jeff's legendary solo ascent (UKC News report).
Jeff has just posted a video on YouTube with footage from the three climbers documenting the second ascent and excerpts from Jeff's own film Metanoia.
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