Shauna Coxsey climbs New Base Line, third female V14 ever

Today, with her ascent of New Base Line in Magic Wood, Switzerland, British superstar Shauna Coxsey has become the third woman ever to climb a 8B+ | V14 boulder problem.


Picture by Luka Tambača

Coxsey is having an incredible season both indoor and in real rock. In international competitions she has won two gold medals in bouldering world cups (Grindelwald and Innsbruck) and the silver medal in the overall. Outdoors she has climbed two 8B’s (Zarzaparrilla and One Summer in Paradise) along with many other hard problems. Today’s ascent only confirms that she is in her best shape ever, what will she do next?

Here’s a video of the problem:

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