Daniel Jung Repeats 40m Mega Route "La Rambla" (9a+) | EpicTV Climbing Daily, Ep. 227

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25th February 2014
25th Feb 2014
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Daniel Jung, who previously has done eight 9a's, has done his first 9a+, La Rambla in Siurana. From his blog we can understand that it was a long exciting project including swollen fingers, skin problems and wet holds etc. His next project is to finish a new boulder gym in Siegen with his brother Markus. La Rambla is one of the most famous hard core routes in the world and the 8c+ FA was done by Alex Huber in 1994. In 2003, Ramonet added the 9a+ extension making the route 40+ meters. It is with 10 ascents, the most repeated 9a+ in the world. Just a couple of weeks after reporting on Guiliano Cameroni's ascent of Dave Graham's 8C boulder problem "The Story of 2 Worlds", it's now been done again, this time by Gabriele Moroni. He needed 5 days of work to finish the problem at Cresciano, Switzerland. Gabrielle also climbed "Insanity of Grandeur" at nearby Chironico in December so he's obviously on form Daniel Jung Repeats 40m mega route "La Rambla" (9a+) | EpicTV Climbing Daily, Ep. 227