The now 36-year-old Spanish climber Ramon Julian Puigblanque is still doing well. With his first ascent of „Esclafit“ in the Spanish climbing crag „Collsuspina“ the old master manages his 14th first ascent in this grade and the first route of this grade in the climbing area ..

The only 1.58 meters tall Spaniard was in the 2000 / 2010er years one of the best competition climbers. He has twice been world champion in lead, won the 2010 Overall World Cup, and has a total of 20 World Cup victories.

Ramon: „Finally after many days, today what the day,“ Esclafit „9a the first ninth of Collsuspina, a project of many years.

Photo: (c) Riki Kalamontse