Ryuichi Murai, the unknown V15 climber

Earlier this year news of a young Japanese climber repeating hard stuff started popping up in climbing media sites. In less than a month, Ryuichi Murai climbed Hydrangea, Vanitas and Babel, all of them graded V15 | 8C. Most of us were left scratching our heads wondering who this guy was. Now EpicTV Adventure has published an interesting profile of this talented climber. Have a look:


  1. How about for those who do not understand Japanese ask Epic to reconsider putting their logo in a bit different place, huh?


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