F.A. Dave Graham, VIDEO, 05/01/09, "The new standard"

Seven big moves left sit down start (8b/+) to The dagger
Or an 8b into an 8a into an 8a.

Photo by Fernando

The history.

(Photo by Pinto, climber Daniel Woods)

Sit-start begins on the left.

About Dai Koyamada's ascent (february 2010, other photos) Shige Moriya wrote here :
"Dai reported about grade of The Story of Two World.
He thinks, it is not 8C for him.
It is probably 8C/C+ or 8C+.
Otherwise, most of the existing 8C and 8B+ has to be considered for downgrading if it is standard 8C as Dave Graham graded.
He also mentioned that he would like to respect first ascent person's opinion. 
One more thing. It was not normal sent for him. Because it was raining a lot and his chance was limited. If he sent it in good condition, maybe he could sent it quicker.

8c/V15 "new standard", or 8c/+

Jamie Emerson' s comment on the grade

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