Widely spaced ring bolts; no chalk; and no cams, nuts or modern metal protection. The Elbsandstein, Germany is not for the faint of heart.
Pete Whittaker and Tom Randall have made another hard first ascent in the Utah desert: Black Mamba (5.14b).
Miles Adamson has freed a roof extension of Don’t Rock the Boatswain (5.14b) on Grotto Mountain, in the Bow River Valley, Canada
Watch as British climbing legend Hazel Findlay pulls an 8c (5.14b) send post-surgery
Anna Liina Laitinen also made an ascent recently.
DiGiulian says the climb is "quite technical with a lot of delicate movements and endurance oriented, but it also has some really powerful bouldering sections."