She is 19 years young, only started climbing four years ago - and recently got her first 9a in just 5 attempts. Actiontalk TV invited the scene's shooting star to the BETA program and accompanied her on the Voralpsee.
The BETA news show is presented by Bächli Bergsport and Mammut
Made in Oliana Martina Demmel recently 8b + onsight, 8c on second attempt, 8c + on third, and 9a on fifth attempt. Even though she only started climbing four years ago. What's your secret recipe? Where is the journey going? We invited Martina to the show BETA.
Sport climber Martina Demmel in an interview with Actiontalk TV
More news in the show
- An IFSC World Cup took place in Meiringen for the first time after a forced break of over a year. 170 athletes gathered in Meiringen.
- In Spain the Scot climbed William Bosi with the first ascent of King Capella to the Olympus of 9b + climbers.
- Nicolas Pelorson repeated Soudain Seul (9a) and devalues the boulder. Almost at the same time, the American succeeds Daniel Woods the first ascent of Return of the Sleepwalker. He suggests grade 9a.
New climbing guide for Ticino
The new climbing guide Ticino presents 93 climbing areas with a total of 4247 routes. All 1510 routes, which are published for the first time in this fourth edition, are marked in red. Well then: off to the south!