Arjan De Kock is cranking rather hard lately and has repeated both The big island, 8C, and Satan i helvete assis, 8B+.
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He’s also been soloing quite a few hard routes including Switchbitch and Shad
Brian Weaver led Monster (29) on Trad gear over the weekend.
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Toru Nakajima, 17, is midway through his fearless quest to tackle the world’s most difficult climbs.
On Saturday, April 7, 2012 Adam Ondra has succeeded in the ascent of his eighth 8c + on sight.
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This story was written in 2005, and a much shorter version was published in the Mountain Gazette. It was heavily revised in 2012 for Mehall’s upcoming book, Climbing Out of Bed.
From 0 To 9 reflects nature reality and limits through the life of some of the best sport climbers in the world.
Nacho Sánchez has established his second V15 with Insomnio at Cova de la Gota in Crevillente, Spain.
Phlip Olivier on the first ascent of “King Joker” 7A+ at Paarl Rock.