Video: Chris Sharma Climbs Old School 5.14


Just outside the town of Mouriès, France, in the small Alpilles Mountains, sits an iconic route from the 1980s called, Magie Blanche (White Magic). This twenty meter high, dead-vertical wall of 8b+ (5.14a) has little in common with the routes typically scaled by today's sport climbers. On October 16, Chris Sharma took on the challenge.