The Russian Vadim Timonov, currently in the Rocklands (South Africa), was able to climb his fourth 8C on his fifth day of bouldering ‚Black Eagle Assis‘. Two days later the flash of ‚Hipster whale‘ (8B) followed. His third flash in this grad . The crucial tips he got from a video by Paul Robinson. ‚Black Eagle Assis‘ was the first ascented by Fred Nicole in 2002. Just last year, David Graham and Daniel Woods were the first to repeat the boulder.

(c) Nikita Tsarev