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Silvio Reffo redpointing Era Vella 9a at Margalef in Spain
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Silvio Reffo and Gabriele Moroni send 9a at Margalef

23.01.2013 by Planetmountain

At Margalef in Spain Gabriele Moroni has repeated La Nevera Severa 8c+/9a while Silvio Reffo has redpointed Era Vella 9a.

They're past the half-way mark, Gabriele Moroni and Silvio Reffo, who have been roaming in Spain since mid-December on their "No siesta Spain trip". As the name indicates, the two have never really rested even when conditions were far from ideal, as in Margalef where an unusual cold spell made hard redpointing even more difficult. Nevertheless Moroni managed to send "one of the few routes at Margalef without any pockets", namely La Nevera Severa 8c+/9a after Dani Andrada and Chris Sharma, while earlier today Silvio Reffo succeeded on Era Vella, that famous 40m Sharma 9a repeated by, amongst others, Sasha DiGiulian. Moroni and Reffo now have a "mere" 25 days before returning to Italy, the time has finally come to head to Santa Linya...

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