Perica in the second pitch – at first anchor we were behind Čorko&Mucko a big 12 seconds
Arriving at second anchor – we were still around 10 seconds behind Čorko&Mucko team at this point
Pulling the slack at anchor 2 – we climbed second pitch in exactly 2 minutes, but we were still second at this point
Belaying Jurica in pitch 3
Jurica starting the third pitch – we drilled this pitch to near perfection
Jurica racing for the top
In the third pitch we managed to pull of a 20 second lead, which we increased in the later pitches
Perica following in third pitch – our time at anchor 3 was 8:59 – in training we never managed to go below 9:40!
Less than one hour after we climbed Paklenica was all rainy again. We were lucky with the conditions!
There were few spectators watching, as the competition was moved from Saturday to Friday in the last minute
Celebrating the hard earned victory and a new record of 15mins and 16 seconds
Award winning ceremony – proud and exausted
Competition climbing photos by Neven Kalac.
Celebration and prizes photos by Natalija Nadačić.