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Pachamama 9a+ by Piotr Schab
OffLine 8a.nu
  2019-05-10 00:00:00    
Piotr Schab, who just did his first 9b, has done his eight 9a+, Pachamama in Oliana in just eight tries. "Probably the best sequence of moves I've done in past couple of years." (c) Marcin Szymkowski

The Pole is #2 in the 8a ranking game after Adam Ondra which he has been for almost two straight years.
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OffLine Mark Nauser
  2019-05-10 10:08:36    
Amazing! Another great ascent for this late bloomer! But maybe Panchamama should be downgraded since it has seen so many ascents during last years - surely this must mean that it is soft. Maybe the climbing media can help?
OnLine Jens Larssen
  2019-05-10 11:00:39    
Six out of the seven guys who have recorded Pachamama say it is hard and Piotr did a 9b just two weeks ago. I think the media would call this a pretty hard 9a+. It will be hard to call Piotr a late bloomer but if it turns out that he climbs several 9c+' being 35 years old...
OffLine Guido Princess
  2019-05-10 21:46:25