8b by Akiyo Noguchi (19)

Akiyo Noguchi, #2 in the Boulder World Cup 2008 and the Combined WC winner, has done Liquid finger, 8b (+) in Joyama. Last year, she was #2 in the Boulder World Champion. As she also has done an 8A boulder this year, she just might be Top-10, in the climber of the year list 2008/Jens