Adam Ondra made the first ascent of Vasil Vasil, 5.15c,a line he bolted five years ago at Sloup in the Czech Republic.
Ondra wrote on 8a.nu: “Very frustrating process of making no progression for long days, but when it finally happened, on a super cold sticky day, it felt like nothing.”
The crux is a V13 move which is part of a larger seven-metre V14 problem followed by a 5.13d section.
Ondra spent no less than twenty days over two years working on the route.
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Ondra has climbed over fifty 5.15s, having done the first ascent of Change and La Dura Dura, also 5.15c.
Source: Rock and Ice