Andy Beckworth´s Boulderlounge reports: James Scarborough , from Sydney, made the 3rd ascent of Alpha leather, 8b+(32), in the Blue Mountains. James took 18 days to send the route. He also repeated another mountains classic Some Kind of Bliss, 8b(31), in between working the route. Arnaud Petit was in South Africa in October and performed well. He onsighted the route Short Circuit once 8b+(made famous by Klem Loskot flashing it in the video Evolution/Revolution) Arnaud thought 8a+. At Rocklands he sent Pendragon 8a bloc, Baboon Master, 7c+ bloc, Sunset Arete, 7c, and Caroline, 7c.