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Action Directe for Gabri Moroni

Last saturday April 17th, Gabri Moroni climbed  Action Directe 9a in Frankenjura (Germany) for its 12th  ascent. He’s the first italian to redpoint this 16 moves route on an overhanging wall, the first 9a on world.
Third 9a for Gabri Moroni, after SS26 in Gressoney and Sankukai at Entraygues. On his blog, Gabri reports an impressive list of his last accomplishments:
"I spent a few days in Chironico and one in Brione during the last month and I was able to send some nice problems I saw in the past but I didn’t try until now… a couple of 8b’s a bunch of 8a’s all sent in a few tries(one flash) and some other 7c’s flash!!"

Here is the list:

-Delusion of Grandeur 8b
-Einfisch kleinfisch 8b
-Disney production 8a+
-Conquistadors 8a+
-Salamander 8a/a+
-Schlonziges wiener schmankerl 8a
-Walker on earth 8a
-Tricky 8a
-Wrap artist 8a
-Alphane moon 8a flash

Video by Rudy Ceria: Gabri Moroni on Delusion of Grandeur
Action Directe – The repeats:

Alexander Adler – 1995.
Iker Pou – 2000.
Dave Graham – 2001.
Christian Bindhammer – 2003.
Rich Simpson – 2005.
Dai Koyamada – 2005.
Markus Bock – 2005.
Kilian Fischhuber – 2006.
Adam Ondra il – 2008.
Patxi Usobiaga – 2008.
Gabriele Moroni – 2010.

Dai Koyamada video Action directe
Ondra video Action directe