Adam Ondra tries the hardest route in the UK

In June of this year climbed Steve McClure the most difficult route in the UK: Rainman (9b) at Malham Cove. Just before Christmas, Adam Ondra visited the climbing area and tried the route, calming down Steve McClure. Because Adam confirmed that the route is damn hard.

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Ring ligament injury: In this video, Dave MacLeod explains what an adapted training session on the bouldering wall can look like.

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