Rotpunkt documents the advent, the agony and the art of the redpoint through Alex Megos’s efforts to redefine the boundaries of the form.
The Italian climber is just the fourth person to send a route of that grade.
Twenty-one-year-old Chen ticks off one of the hardest routes in North America.
Rock and Ice talks to Alex Megos, Chris Sharma and Stefano Ghisolfi about the world's newest 5.15c, climbed by Megos on May 9, 2018. Perfecto Mundo was a long-dormant project of Sharma's.
It wasn't even six months ago that Ondra wowed with the world's first 5.15d redpoint. Now he has pushed the sport in a different way, making the world's first flash of a 5.15 by sending Supercrackinette on his first go.