The great Kazbekovs


Wednesday, 16 November

Ievgeniia Kazbekova (15) from Ukraine recently onsighted an 8a+ and an 8a at Kalymnos. In 2010, she won the Youth worlds and she did her first 8b+ being 13 years old. Her mother Nataliya has a silver and bronze in the Boulder World Championship. Her father Serik was #2 in the Boulder WC in 1999 and in the world championship in 2005, he was #4 in bouldering and #7 in Lead. Here is family interview of how to live as a rock climber in Ukraine. (c) Anna Piunova,

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