More comps in Europe & more sends by Puccio | OnBDigest 23/07/2017

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Over the last days, we’ve had several international comps in Europe. Meanwhile, Alex Puccio keeps climbing hard stuff in the Rockies. Let’s catch up with the latest bouldering news!

The Shinning V13, Alex Puccio keeps crushing in the Rockies

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If June was a productive month for Alex Puccio, it looks like July won’t be bad either. Over the last weeks, the American crusher has sent a ton of hard stuff, including yet another V13 | 8B boulder. So far she has climbed 23 problems graded V13 or harder.

Video: Alex Puccio on Evil Backwards V13 | 8B

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Here’s footage of Alex Puccio’s ascent of Evil Backwards. The problem, located on Mount Evans, Colorado, was the latest of the three V13’s that Puccio sent in the month of June (which was quite productive for her).

McColl and Puccio win the Bend Summer Competition

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The Bend Summer Competition took place a week ago in the town of Bend, Oregon, as part of the Subaru Outside Games. Sean McColl and Alex Puccio won in a final full of stars like Tyler Landman, Kyra Condie, Michael O’Rourke or the Raboutou’s.

Evil Backwards, Puccio keeps sending V13’s

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Alex Puccio had a very productive month of June. She took part in the Bouldering World Cup in Vail, ending in 4th place, she won the Bend Summer Competition in Oregon and, outdoors, she climbed several double digits, including 3 problems graded V13 | 8B. The latest, Evil Backwards, she climbed last week on Mount […]

Alex Puccio celebrates her 28th birthday climbing Bear Toss, 8B | V13

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American crusher Alex Puccio has turned 28 years old and she celebrated the occasion sending her 21st problem graded V13 | 8B or harder, Bear Toss, on the Veritas Boulder, in Rocky Mountain National Park.

Alex Puccio warms up for Vail with another 8B | V13

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Alex Puccio, in what was supposed to be a rest day, has climbed yet another V13 | 8B boulder, Dead Meadow in Wild Basin, Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado. This is Puccio’s 20th ascent graded V13 or harder.

Tour de Bloc, TNF Boulder Masters, Hard ascents in Japan… OnBouldering Digest 19/04/17

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We have a lot of bouldering news to catch up with! Comps in Europe, Canada and South America and hard ascents all over the world. Tons of links below the video!

Alex Puccio, sendage in Leavenworth including V13 | 8B in a day

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Alex Puccio has paid a very productive visit to the bouldering area of Leavenworth, in the state of Washington. In just one day she climbed The Teacup (V13 | 8B), The Practitioner (V11 | 8A), Abstraction (V10 | 7C+) and flashed The Coffe Cup (V9 | 7C).

Luther, another V13 by Alex Puccio

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Alex Puccio is in Hueco Tanks crushing double-digit problems. Yesterday she climbed The Flame and Rumble in the Jungle (both V11 | 8A), and two days ago, Luther, her 16th V13 | 8B.