Patxi Usobiaga has climbed another 8c+, his 3rd this year. Patxi needed 10 tries to make the 2nd ascent of El Tubo, at Etxauri. Not content with this he moved on to El Convento, at Álava, where he made the 4th ascent of Iker Pou´s La última aldea gala, a technical 8c. Patxi also made a few impressive onsights: Cipollini, 8b (his 2nd 8b OS), Los hijos de la roca and Zuruñe Sorgine, both 8a+. Usobiaga will be #2 in the world ranking once these Hot flashes are registred!