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Sharma Sends Chris Sharma made the sec­ond as­cent of Ethan Pringle’s Ev­ery­thing is Karate 5.14d in Cal­i­for­nia.

Bears Ears Re­duced Bears Ears Na­tional Mon­u­ment, which pro­tected a num­ber of climb­ing ar­eas in Utah, was re­duced in size. Ef­forts to pro­tect re­main­ing pub­lic wild spa­ces are be­ing led by out­door in­dus­try lead­ers in­clud­ing Patag­o­nia.

Lynn Hill Route Re­peated Caroline Ci­aval­dini re­peated one of Amer­ica’s clas­sic sin­gle-pitch trad routes first climbed by Lynn Hill called The Great­est Show on Earth 5.13.

New R-Rated Crack James Pear­son has made the f irst as­cent of Power Ranger 5.14R at Sun­set Rocks in Chat­tanooga, a run-out and bold thin crack.

Se­ri­ous El Cap Free Climb Hazel Findlay made an all-free as­cent of Salathe Wall 5.13 on El Cap in Yosemite.

On­dra Opens Is­rael Hard­est Climb Adam On­dra climbed the first 5.14d in Is­rael with his new Climb Free in the Nezer Cave.

New Nose Speed Record Brad Go­bright and Jim Reynolds climbed The Nose on El Cap in a new record time of 2:19:44.

New Yosemite Hard Route Ni­co­las Favresse made the f irst as­cent of the 400- me­tre Eye of Sau­ron 5.13b at Rib­bon Falls in Yosemite with Alix Mor­ris and Drew Smith.

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