Hell'Avaro is a linkup of Hell, 8b, and L'avaro, 8c+, and was first climbed by Stefano in 2015.
My guess is that this very steep crag with few natural holds is simply great for competition training. Sort of like an outdoor climbing gym.
Hopefully she'll be able to preserve her good form until the European Championships at the end of the month.
Mammut have released the next in their 'Classics' series and we're in Fontainebleau this week. Jacky Godoffe first climbed... Read more
Over the last few days the UKC development team has been putting the finishing touches to a few new features, most of which... Read more
Julia Chanourdie has repeated Alberto Gnerro's Ground zero, 9a, at the Tetto di Sarre in the Aosta valley, Italy. This was the... Read more
Last year's Bronze medalist at the Junior Lead World championships, Julia Chanourdie, has repeated Alberto Gnerro's L'avaro, 8c+,... Read more