Video: My Process, with Toru Nakajima

Another cool video following Toru Nakajima. If you liked the video covering his ascent of Lucid Dreaming V15 | 8C, don’t miss this one about his personal approach to climbing.

Video gems: Toru Nakajima on Lucid Dreaming

Here’s a wonderful video documenting Toru Nakajima’s ascent of Lucid Dreaming, the V15 line opened by Paul Robinson in Bishop, California. Nakajima did the 4th ascent of the problem in February of this year, during his third visit to work on the line.

Toru Nakajima repeats Lucid Dreaming, V15 | 8C

Japanese crusher Toru Nakajima has done the fourth ascent of Paul Robinson’s Lucid Dreaming, a hard V15 located in Bishop, California.

The 8B Flashers Club

Red Carpet

To join The 8B Flashers Club you must have flashed at least one boulder problem that, at that very moment, was considered 8B | V13 or harder.

Weekly Bouldering Digest – 24 March 2013

General Disarray 8B | V13

The IFSC Competition season has begun with some of the best boulderers on Earth competing in Chongqing’s World Cup. Meanwhile, on real rock, some other strong guys (Robinson, Nakajima, Webb…) have been establishing and repeating really hard boulder problems. Oh, and Chris Sharma has red pointed the hardest route on the planet.

Weekly Bouldering Digest – 3 March 2013

We have two weeks worth of news. Get ready for a lengthy post! Japan and the USA crowned their bouldering champions, the brits selected their team for the IFSC Bouldering World Cup, a bunch of girls did pretty well on hard boulders, Jan Hojer went on a sending rampage and so did Toru Nakajima.

Weekly Digest – 6 January 2013

Toru Kakajima climbing Tokoyo

A couple of classics, an impressive ascent by a teenager and the videos of ascents that were newsworthy last week: Jernej Kruder (SLO) has done the fourth ascent of “The Story of Two Worlds” 8C | V15 in Cresciano, Swizterland (he send the standing start, The Dagger 8B+ | V14, a few days ago). On […]

Weekly Digest – 30 December 2012

Hard boulders have been sent in 3 continents: Toru Nakajima has done the second ascent of Tokoyo 8C | V15 in Kasagi, Japan. The problem was put up by Dai Koyamada last year. Source: 8a.nu Also in Japan and also a Dai Koyamada’s problem: Toshi Takeuchi has done Agartha 8B+ | V14 in Toyota. Here’s a really nice […]