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8B+ FA by Boštjan Weingerl

Boštjan Weingerl has made the FA of Nexus 10.0 in Hubelj. Previously, he has done four 8B FAs and repeated two problems at the grade.

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Meignan sibblings again

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Meignan sibblings again

This time, little sister Naile Meignan (8) has done her two first 7c+, Made in Mascun in second go and Tragalbadas in Rodellar. Big brother Hugo Meignan (16) has onsighted two 8a+ in meanwhile Thoma (15) has onsighted two 8a's. Their father Lucas gives us the five sibblings climbing background, "Since they were small, we initiated our five children to mountain sports. Their inspiration and that climbing can be practiced intensively and safely at an early age, led us to focus on this sport while continuing occasionally with other mountain sports.Full story from their father

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44 000 members

The 8a community has reached 44,000 members, who have registered 2.3 million ascents. Each day some 1,500 ascents are recorded and this number is increasing all the time. Please feel free to give suggestions for further improvements.

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Speed 8c+ by Nico Favresse

Nico Favresses reports that he has done Speed, 8c+ in Voralpsee which was set up by Beat Kammerlander in 1995 and has been repeated less than 10 times. It took him 12 days and Nico also says that he does not think the Lucie extension adds a grade which previously has been suggested.

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20 great pics from Munich uploaded

Heiko Wilhelm from Austria follows most of the World Cups and each time he takes amazing pictures. We have just uploaded 20 of his best pictures, which will rotate on the right side of the home page.

8B (A+) by Ashima Shiraishi (11)

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8B (A+) by Ashima Shiraishi (11)

27crags reports that Ashima Shiraishi (11) has done Fragile Steps, 8B (A+) in Rocklands and it was filmed by Paul Robinson for the Chasing Winter film project. As the 11 year old previously and quickly has done two 8B's and flashed one 8A she is the female with the most impressive female Tick List in the world.