Four female in the monthly Top-15 boulder ranking

EDITORIAL

Sunday, 5 July

The female is catching up and a good example of this is that currently there are for girls in the Top-15 only bouldering ranking; Natalia Grossman - 8, Brooke Raboutou -12, Alex Puccio - 13 and Katie Lamb - 14. This is by far the highest the female has been ranked in any list since 8a started with scorecards in 2000. Climbing is most probably unique when it comes to gender equality and physical sports. Another example of this is that 15-year-old Oriane Bertone is by far #1 in the Teenager annual boulder ranking.

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