"It's such a fight, such a psychological effort."
Cédric Lachat sent Pachamama (9a+), which was first established by Chris Sharma, in preparation for his winter project Mamichula (9b).
Watch as Cédric provides all the crucial beta.
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First 9a in Paklenica Gorge, Croatia. It is a harder start into legendary route Il Maratoneta 8b+ opened by Maurizio "Manolo" Zanolla
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Perfecto Mundo is a brutal and unforgiving line in the Spanish climbing mecca of Margalef, Spain.
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The 16 year old French youth world bouldering champ dies after falling nearly 500 feet while rock climbing with friends.
Alex Megos and the Art of the Redpoint. This amazing film documents the history of red point.
Nathaniel Coleman on the FA of Lee Majors (9a/5.14d), a new sport route in Dry Canyon, Southern Arizona
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Cryptography 9b/5.15b in the legendary Saint-Loup crag in Switzerland, may prove to be the most difficult slab in the world.
One Hundred Proof (9a+/ 5.15a) is located in the Clear Light Cave on Mount Potosi, near Las Vegas, Nevada.
For more videos please visit Jonathan Siegrist
Kraftio (9a/5.14d) is one of the most difficult sport climbs in Belgium. Watch Anak Verhoeven capture the first ascent.
(9a/5.14d) is the harder, more direct start of Moonshine
WATCH Adam Ondra send the world's most difficult climb in Norway by climbing the crux upside down with his feet!
WATCH Edu Marin send the fifth pitch of Valhalla in Getu, China. The full route ascends one side of Getu Arch, climbs across the roof, and then tops out on the other side.
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