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Female most impressive sport climbing tick list
OffLine 8a.nu
  2018-12-07 00:00:00    
Here is a draft of which female have the most impressive sport climbing tick list. Please comment to add names or change the ranking.

1. Margo Hayes USA
2. Angy Eiter AUT
3. Anak Verhoeven BEL
4. Josune Bereziartu ESP
5. Julia Chanourdie FRA

6. Ashima Shiraishi USA
7. Allizée Dufraisse FRA
8. Charlotte Durif FRA
9. Michaela Kiersch USA
0. Laura Rogora ITA, Mar Alvararez, Janja Garnbret, Muriel Sarkany,
OffLine Henning Wang
  2018-12-06 23:44:04    
Margo has climbed two famous routes, Angela has climbed a much harder route and more hard routes in general, should be obvious who had the more impressive list based on that. Muriel should be above 7-9 and french crusher Florence Pinot should be added along with Barbara Zangerl and Katherine Choong. Mar Alvararez should not be on the list before like 20 other girls minimum are on it..
OffLine Thomas S
  2018-12-07 08:30:50    
I think this "Listing" is boring....All are great! Sure only based by numbbers etc... but com on .. invest Time in update of Design from 8a.nu or go climbing.... Myself as a "User" of 8a.nu want to see more .. not only those Listings
OffLine Sebastian Peace
  2018-12-07 12:19:30    
@Thomas: There was beta.8a.nu - not sure where it went though.
@List: I mostly agree with Henning but I also have to say these lists should only be consiered a fun thought experiment.
OnLine Jens Larssen
  2018-12-07 17:48:57    
It might be that Angy should be number #1 but to say that this is obvious it seems you do not have the fact. Margo Hayes have climbed two classical well confirmed 9a+, one 8c+/9a and at least five 8c+. Angy has climbed one 9b, one 9a, two 8c+/9a and three 8c+.

For me it seems they have almost similar tick list so to call it obvious who is the #1, possibly I miss some info? Anyhow, I thought the two 9a+ by Margo is more impressive than Angy's 9b. It is a draft :)

Mar Alvarez has three 8c+/9a which and all the four girls you are mentioning have just one 9a or one 8c+/9a. Anyhow, I will add your three new suggested names.
OffLine Henning Wang
  2018-12-08 17:24:41    
La Rambla and Biography/Realization are two of the 3 most repeated routes of the grade that have yet to be oficially downgraded. This in it self might not mean they are not 9a+, but it seems unlikely that they are at the high end of that grade.
La Rambla especialy can´t really be said to be a "well confirmed" 9a+ if you know anything about its history. The route is an elimination, the elimination was a prerequisite for the 9a+ grade. Ramon said this very clearly, Adam said this very clearly. This elimination is not followed (as it makes no sense..) and some have downgraded the route to 9a as a result.
Now I´m not saying it´s "only" 9a the way Margo, and most people climbed it, but it´s not really well confirmed 9a+ either.. Famous and classic it is tho.

La Planta de Shiva on the other hand is confirmed hard 9b, a huge step up in difficulty from low end 9a+, not at all the same achivement really, so no, I do not agree it´s even close to a draw.
Just to give you some idea. Adam has now flashed 9a+, but have yet to do 9b faster then 3 days.
Ethan Pringle did Realization quite fast, suggesting 9a for it, then had to invest years to do 9b.
Now there is no doubt Margo´s ascents are very impressive, but from a difficulty perspective, Angy´s achivements so far is just at a higher level. The leap from 9a+ to 9b is just huge and I don´t think people really realises how much greater a feat that is.

When it comes to Mar Alvarez vs the other girls it seems to me it comes down to who claimed what grade, and you have to read a bit between the lines. Florence Pinot for example made the first female ascent of Escalatamasters, put it in 8c+ and didn´t make much fuss about it. Mar Alvarez then came along and did it, claiming 9a and got a lot of attention. Maybe Mar felt it was 9a for her, thats fair enough, but knowing this I have to give credit to Florence for her seemingly less impressive ticklist when they both basically give personal grades, 1 always rounding up, the other always down..

As far as I can see Mar has yet to do a confirmed 9a, (arrest me here if I´m wrong), and thus falls behind the girls that have done a confirmed or even hard 9a as again, the leap of dificulty from 8c+ to 9a is quite big.
OnLine Jens Larssen
  2018-12-08 17:31:53    
So let us say that Florence Pinot has done one 8c+/9a and Mar Alvarez three 8c+/9a. It is hard for me to understand why you think Pinot should be way ahead of Alvarez on such list?
OffLine renets
  2018-12-09 12:25:28    
Pinet it is, Pinet.
OffLine Arnaud45
  2018-12-09 18:32:11    
That's right. Pinot is wine, don't mix everything up guys..
OffLine JLH
  2018-12-10 14:03:43    
"Here is a draft of which female have the most impressive sport climbing tick list"

Who cares?!
Why do you think yours, mine or anybody else's 'most impressive' list make any sense? Impressive is a personal feeling. There are some objective lists that make sense out there, e.g. this one

If you have inspected it, you would see your No.3 has made far more hard (8c+/9a and harder) ascents than your No.1., including 9a+ FA(!) and 9a/+.
And Garnbret has climbed harder routes then Kirsch in any possible style, RP, flash and onsight.