8B+ by Hirayama

Everyone knew Yuji Hirayama for the versed he was in competitions as well as in the stamina routes, but now he surprises the climbing world once more by doing the second repetition of Uma 8Bb+ in Shiobara. This boulder-route consisting of 22 movements was first sent by Dai Koyamada back in 2006 and Akito Matusima did the first repetition.Info: kairn.com Photo: Shinta Ozawa.Last minute! Hank Sato reports in this same news comment field that Yuji has just sent his two-year standing boulder project, Ginga, for which he suggests 5º Dan minus… Does it mean 8Cc??