Day: October 27, 2023

Utah Climber Suggests Downgrade of Sleepwalker

First established by Jimmy Webb in 2018, Sleepwalker (8C+), was considered potentially one of the hardest boulders in the USA. It’s now in danger of a suggested downgrade by Utah climber Zander Waller. After sending the route this mid-October, Zander skipped two grades in one sitting, hitting the 8C+ milestone after only four sessions at …

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Brooke Raboutou Downgrades Daniel Woods’ Box Therapy

Climbing back-to-back, the Raboutou siblings , Brooke and Shawn, sent Daniel Woods’s Box Therapy (V16/8C+). Just a month after Katie Lamb’s FFA of Box Therapy, the Raboutou family came armed with a set of pads and a video camera and settled to make history once again. The 22-year-old Olympian climber, along with her brother, managed …

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Jorge Diaz-Rullo Gets The Fourth Ascent of Bibliographie 9b+

Just earlier this year, after sending his first 9b+, Mejorando la Samfaina in Margalef, Spain, climber Jorge Diaz-Rullo apparently developed a taste for the grade, sending Bibliographie last week. First climbed by Alex Megos in 2020, Bibliographie has been on Jorge’s list for a couple of years. Since its FA, the route has been climbed …

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