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Uncut: “Barefoot” Charles Albert – “No Kpote Only” (Proposed V17) FA

In January 2019, Charles Albert climbed his longstanding project, No Kpote Only, barefoot, proposing the mythical 9A (V17) grade.

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In January 2019, “Barefoot” Charles Albert climbed his longstanding project, No Kpote Only, barefoot, proposing the mythical 9A (V17) grade. A year later, Ryohei Kameyamena repeated the line and suggested 8C+/9A (V16/17). Time will tell how hard this boulder actually is, but for now it stays as one of the hardest ascents ever—and barefoot, too!


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