First 8C by Martin Mobråten (36)


Tuesday, 26 June

Martin Mobråten has repeated Daniel Woods’ Spray of Light 8C in Rocklands. This was the 36 year old norweigian’s first 8C after having done some ten 8B+’. Worked it a lot 2 years ago, but felt way stronger this year and sent it quite fast. I think the reason for me being strong now is that i have rested more than usual because of getting married and finishing a book about training for climbing. I normally climb way too much so when i am forced to rest i tend to get strong.”

0  C O M M E N T S:
Sort by: Date D Reply A



Tuesday, 19 January

Add crags to the database

We can now manually add new crags to the data base. Just make a comment and the data base will be improved and you can automatically create Tick Lists and add crag info etc.


Monday, 12 October

Systematic Devaluing ethics

Debate/Jens: In trad climbing you are not allowed to have the gear or quickdraws in place and it was also like this in the beginning of the sport climbing era. Some ten years ago, you still had to place the draws if you were going to claim an onsight. The devaluation of ethics have continued and now…


Wednesday, 18 May

No correlation between semi and final results for Top-4 in Boulder WCs

During the Bouldering World Championship in 2007, Daniel Dulac won the semifinal by flashing all four problems but in the final he did not do a single Boulder even if each of the other five finalists did three problems on average. Daniel said that it was extremely frustrating to hear the spectators …