Date of Ascent:

July 16, 2018

Suggested Grade:



3 years





Paul Robinson Climbs “Pirate’s Code,” New V15 in South Africa
Robinson feels relatively confident about proposed the grade of V15 for the new problem. “As we all know grading is a very subjective thing. To me this climb just really felt like a big step up … I started my season strong with a V14 in Australia and then a few weeks later a few V13’s and a V14 in South Africa. There was no doubt to me this thing felt leagues harder. It is hard to say, obviously, how others will perceive the grade on this one. But personally, this climb took me a long time to do and with it being in my style, it seems appropriate to give it the V15 grade.”