Hyper Ballad

FA Grade:

8C

First Ascent:
Dai Koyamada - March 31, 2006
Area:
Shiobara
Style:
Boulder Problem
Repeated By:
Sachi Amma - Unknown
Akira Waku - June 27, 2017
Notes:
~24 moves

Ascent 1 of Hyper Ballad by Dai Koyamada

Date of Ascent:

March 31, 2006

Suggested Grade:

8C

Notes:

Link:

Dai Koyamada's profile on Asana Climbing.
Dai is a living legend. He has one of the greatest ticklists of hard climbing ever assembled. He began climbing in 1993 and in 1996 won the Japanese National Championship. In 2004 he climbed the FA of the legendary Wheel Of Life in the Grampians of Australia. That same year he repeated Dreamtime, in Cresciano, CH. The next year, 2005, he climbed his own V15, Hydrangea, in Shiobara, Japan, as well as the iconic route in the Frankenjura, Action Direct 5.14d. In the following years he repeated Big Paw V14 or V15, In Search of Time Lost V15, and Dark Matter V15. He has also established a number of hard boulders in Japan, including Hyper Ballad V15, Uma V15 and many others..

Ascent 2 of Hyper Ballad by Sachi Amma

Date of Ascent:

Unknown

Suggested Grade:

Unknown

Notes:

Link:

Akira Waku reports on Facebook about his ascent of Hyper Ballad.
My name is Akira Waku. The first assent is Daikoyamada. Second assent is Sachi Amma. And the third is me. Age is 46 years old and there are two grandchildren.

Ascent 3 of Hyper Ballad by Akira Waku

Date of Ascent:

June 27, 2017

Suggested Grade:

8B+

Notes:

Link:

Akira Waku reports on Facebook about his ascent of Hyper Ballad.
My name is Akira Waku. The first assent is Daikoyamada. Second assent is Sachi Amma. And the third is me. Age is 46 years old and there are two grandchildren.