Toru Nakajima – new E9 on Gritstone© SteepMedia/Pete Whittaker

Visiting junior Toru Nakajima is safely back in Japan (phew!) after his three week blitz of Peak gritstone.The 15 year old climber racked up an astonishing list of ascents given the warm and wet conditions he found in our typical British summer.You can read more about some of his ascents in these UKC news items:Japanese Junior – New Burbage E9Japanese Junior Hits the GritAnd in this UKC Forum Thread: Japanese climber – 2 E9's in a dayToru's school holiday ticklist includes:Black Out E9 (first ascent)Childs Play/Nocturnal Emission (Direct on Parthian Shot) E9Meshuga E9 (climbed the same day as Parthian Shot!)Gaia E8Simba's Pride E8Elm Street E8Life Assurance E6 (onsight)Below is a video of some of Toru's exploits, filmed by Pete Whittaker and edited for UKClimbing.com by Dave Gill of SteepMedia.VIDEO: Toru Nakajima Crushes GritstoneToru Nakajima – new E9 on Gritstonefrom SteepMedia/Pete WhittakerJavaScript must be enabled in your browser to play this video Thanks go to Pete Whittaker for this video footage! Diesen Artikel inkl. Bilder auf UKClimbing.com anschauen