V14 | 8B+ by Ashima Shiraishi

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With just 13 years of age, Ashima Shiraishi has become the second woman ever to climb a V14 | 8B+ bouldering problem. The young prodigy has sent Golden Shadow in Rocklands, South Africa.

8B Senders Ladies Club

Red Carpet

Very few women have managed to send a problem graded 8B | V13 (and only eight have climbed an 8B+ | V14). This grade of difficulty represents the very cutting edge of female bouldering.

ABS 14 Media Wrap-up

American Boulder Series results

Let’s catch up with some interesting content on the 14th edition of the American Boulder Series.