Jonathan Siegrist came to Europe with a few goals in mind. One of the foremost was to climb the world's first 9a+ in Céüse, France. He knew from the start that it wouldn't be easy. Over the course of four weeks he worked the route and prepared himself mentally and physically by keeping his hype high, eating lots of hard-boiled eggs, and enjoying the French countryside. He was rewarded for his perseverance when he became only the eight person in history to send the line first imagined by Jean-Chrisophe Lafaille and first actualized by Chris Sharma - Biographie/Realization 5.15a/ 9a+.
The Story Behind Jonathan Siegrist's Send Of Biographie/Realization (9a+/5.15a) | Nomad, Ep. 1
Follow ace climber Jonathan Siegrist in a Nomad series to search out new crags and climbs to conquer. This summer he's leaving his home country and traveling across Europe to discover some of the hardest climbs he can, ones that will challenge him like never before. Stick around for the journey, it's gonna be huge.
Bouldering on The Reunion Islands is unique. A climbing experience you won't find in mainland Europe. In this 4 part series 3 French climbers get their fingers stuck into the local rock, old and new and show you the best of what the island ...
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