New Quebec Ice Climb
Étienne Rancourt and François-guy Thivierge have made the first ascent of Le Perchoir WI4 M5 85 m at Palissades.
El Bon Combat
Jakob Schubert has made the second ascent of Chris Sharma’s El Bon Combat in Cova de l’ocell. He suggested the 5.15b/c could be 5.15a.
Shawn Raboutout’s New V16
Colorado climber Shawn Raboutou, 20, has made the first ascent of an old project at Valle Bavona, Switzerland, which is now the only V16 in the country.
Daniel Woods Now V16
Daniel Woods, 29, made the first ascent of Box Therapy V16 at Box Lake in Rocky Mountain National Park on Oct. 29.
Perfecto Mundo Repeated
Stefano Ghisolfi has joined the most elite climbers in the world by sending a 5.15c with the repeat of Perfecto Mundo in Spain.
Magic Line 5.14c Redpointed
Lonnie Kauk sent his father, Ron’s, famous 5.14 crack in Yosemite for the route’s first redpoint while placing gear. Kauk upgraded the 5.14b to 5.14c.
Left: Lonnie Kauk on Magic Line 5.14c in Yosemite