That’s right; 22 yr old Jakob Schubert was wearing Barracuda when nailed a decisive win by reaching 52+ on the route. Second place went to Sean McColl who reached 47+.
The IFSC World Climbing Championship of 2012 was held in Paris a few weeks ago. The IFSC has published the finals on YouTube. You can watch the Men’s Lead final here. Jakob competes at about 52 minutes in.
Christine Barry is Senior Chief Blogger and Social Media Manager at Barracuda. In this role, she helps bring Barracuda stories to life and facilitate communication between the public and Barracuda internal teams. Prior to joining Barracuda, Christine was a field engineer and project manager for K12 and SMB clients for over 15 years. She holds several technology credentials, a Bachelor of Arts, and a Master of Business Administration. She is a graduate of the University of Michigan.