Weekly Digest – 20 January 2013

Hum… those lazy climbers… just one 8C | V15 got repeated this week!

Guillaume Glairon Mondet repeated The Big Island 8C | V15
The Big Island is a low standing start to The Island, a problem first done by Dave Graham and located in the sandstone Mecca of Fontainebleau, France. On Glairon Mondet’s blog you can see some pictures and read his report on the ascent. Check out the video evidence too.

Guillaume Glairon Mondet on The Big Island 8C | V15

Guillaume Glairon Mondet on The Big Island 8C | V15. Picture from his blog.

Ned Feehally Swiss trip
Over at UKClimbing.com you can read a complete report on Ned Feehally’s trip to Swizterland, which included a repeat of The Dagger 8B+ | V14 and Boogalagga 8B | V13. Feehally is one of England’s top boulderers and a usual participant in IFSC Bouldering World Cups.

Dark Horse Series Final
According to Climbings-Gossip, the Dark Horse Series ended yesterday with two well known American athletes on the podium:
1-Daniel Woods
2-Nick Picarella
3-Paul Robinson
At this moment we don’t know the female podium.
Here’s a video of Woods flashing problem #4.

Two 8C | V15 on video

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    1. […] Horse Series Last week we just had the guy’s podium but now you can check the full results at the comp’s […]

    2. […] off his repeat of The Big Island, French top boulderer Gillaume Glairon Mondet has repeated Trip Hop, another 8C | […]

    3. […] Daniel Woods), Ethan Pringle (who made finals last year and won back in 2004) and Nick Picarella (second place in the Dark Horse Series Final ahead of guys like Traversi or Paul […]

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