The Gioia, 8C+ interview


Wednesday, 7 December

Planetmountain has got some interesting thoughts from Adam Ondra with regard to his repeat (and suggested upgrade) of Gioia to 8C+. "If you were to give this 8C, then the bouldering grades wouldn't make much sense anymore. You'd have to downgrade all the 8B+ and most of the 8C's as well. When Christian sent the problem he thought it could be 8C+, but he first suggested 8C to play things safe. I can only congratulate him for this superb ascent three years ago."

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