Alex Megos facts for kids
Megos at the 2018 World Championships
|Born||12 August 1993
|Occupation||Professional rock climber|
|Height||173 cm (5 ft 8 in)|
|Weight||57 kg (126 lb)|
|Type of climber||Bouldering, Lead climbing|
|Known for||Being the first climber to onsight 9a (5.14d) and the second to redpoint 9c (5.15d)|
|Updated on August 15, 2019.|
Alexander Megos (born 12 August 1993) is a German rock climber. He was the first climber to on-sight (climb without prior practice or advice) a route graded 9a (5.14d). He has climbed multiple notable hard routes and boulder problems, including one 9c (5.15d) route (Bibliographie), one 9b+ (5.15c) route (Perfecto Mundo), two 9b (5.15b) routes (First Round, First Minute and Fight Club), and some boulder problems with a confirmed 8C (V15) rating.
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