Martina Demmel Sends 5.14c in France
She projected the route over a handful of days after recovering from an injury
German climber Martina Demmel climbed Deltaplane Man Direct 5.14c at Entraygues in France this summer. The 20-year-old has had been recovering from a foot injury.
Demmel went from a new climber to sending 5.14d in only a few years. In April 2021, she redpointed Joe Cita 5.14d at Oliana in Spain, a few days after onsighting Humildes Pa Casa 5.14a at the same crag.
Before getting into climbing, Demmel was a competitive ski racer. Over the past few years, she’s excelled at climbing events and regularly competes at World Cups. See what she said about her most recent 5.14 send below.