8a+ OS by Johanna Ernst (15)


8 April 2008

Johanna Ernst has onsighted her first 8a+, White Winds in Schleier Wasserfalle. During the last three years she has been totally superior in all the Youth comps. In a couple of weeks she will do her first WC and it would not be a surprice if she gets to the podium. (c) B. Ernst.

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