Anna Stöhr sends Loskot’s Wrestling with an Alligator, 8B | V13

Anna Stöhr seems to be in pretty good shape for the imminent World Cup season. A couple of weeks ago she won the Austrian Championships and she just climbed her fifth 8B problem, Wrestling with an Alligator, in Maltatal, Austria.

yihaaaaaa – today i climbed klem loskot's classic 'wrestling with an alligator' 8b in maltatal :)

Posted by Anna Stöhr on Monday, March 28, 2016

Wrestling with an Alligator was opened by Austrian legend Klem Loskot in 2000, who suggested the grade of 8B+ | V14. Right now it is considered 8B | V13.

Here’s a picture montage (credit to Udo Neumann) of Loskot doing the first ascent:
Klem Loskot, FA of "Wrestling with an Alligator", Maltatal, Austria

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