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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.

Beginner to 5.14d