Dave MacLeod has climbed his and Scotland´s third and hardest E9. Hold Fast E9 7a takes a pristine blank wall left of Femme Fatale (E8) on Whale Rock in Glen Nevis. The route, which has no protection for the hard climbing has a sustained and bouldery crux on tiny edges. Dave led the route in perfect dry conditions after previous top rope practice. Read more about Dave MacLeod here.