Paul Robinson


Quick Info

Nationality: US
Date of birth: 28 August 1987
Hardest Boulder (Worked): 8C
Hardest Boulder (Flash): 8B
Hardest Sport (Worked): 9a
Social Media

Paul has climbed over 1000 boulder problems graded 8A or harder.

https://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/interviews/paul-robinson-climbs-1000-boulders-8a-or-harder.html

Quick Info

Nationality: US
Date of birth: 28 August 1987
Hardest Boulder (Worked): 8C
Hardest Boulder (Flash): 8B
Hardest Sport (Worked): 9a
Social Media

Podcasts


Pics + Vids

REM (8C)
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Added at 16:12 on 01 December 2021
Pirate's Code (8C, FA)
Added at 16:12 on 01 December 2021
Delirium (8C)
Added at 16:12 on 01 December 2021
Monkey Wedding (8C)
Added at 16:12 on 01 December 2021
Paint it Black (8C)
Added at 16:12 on 01 December 2021
Traffic (8C)
Added at 17:12 on 01 December 2021
Karoshi (8C, FA)
Added at 17:12 on 01 December 2021
Dicktopia (8C)
Added at 15:12 on 18 December 2021
White Noise (8C)
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Added at 19:12 on 20 December 2021
Dicktopia (8C)
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Added at 08:12 on 15 December 2021

Ascents

25 recorded ascents.

Year Climb Grade FA Ascent Date
2007 Jade 8B+ (Boulder) 23 Aug 2007

Third ascent.

Nagual 8B (Boulder Flash) 27 Dec 2007

https://climbingnarc.com/2007/12/paul-robinson-flashes-nagual-v13/

2008 Terremer 8C (Boulder) 01 Jan 2008

Second ascent.

https://www.climbing.com/news/paul-robinson-repeats-terremer-v15v16/

Amandala 8B+ (Boulder) 17 Jul 2008
2009
2010 Lucid Dreaming 8C (Boulder) 30 Mar 2010

Paul originally suggested 8C+, feeling it was a grade harder than Terremer, but later revised this to 8C.

https://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/lucid-dreaming-new-extreme-boulder-problem-at-the-buttermilks-bishop.html

Monkey Wedding 8C (Boulder) 24 Aug 2010

Second ascent.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XW8quECO0Fc

2011 The Story of Two Worlds 8C (Boulder) 08 Mar 2011
2012 Meadowlark Lemon 8C (Boulder) 12 Jan 2012 (approx)
Paint it Black 8C (Boulder) 18 Apr 2012

Second ascent.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h0wPQJZ5o1g

2013 The Ice Knife 8B+ (Boulder) 19 May 2013

Third ascent.

https://p-d-robinson.tumblr.com/post/50916208642/the-ice-knife

White Noise 8C (Boulder) 12 Nov 2013

https://www.instagram.com/p/gmdMWFgmOE/

The Nest 8C (Boulder) 24 Dec 2013
2014 Trieste 8B+ (Boulder) 01 Jan 2014
In The Depths of Solitude 8C (Boulder) 15 Jul 2014
2015
2016 Topaz 8C (Boulder) 23 Oct 2016

Third ascent.

2017 Noise vs. Beauty 8C (Boulder) 07 Jul 2017
2018 Pirate's Code 8C (Boulder) 16 Jul 2018

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WbHrM3IhGiU

Delirium 8C (Boulder) 27 Sep 2018

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9I4kp3yYfYo

Karoshi 8C (Boulder) 15 Dec 2018

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p4vLPmVAwlo

2019 Heritage 8B+ (Boulder) 08 Jan 2019
2020 REM 8C (Boulder) 09 Mar 2020

Second ascent.

https://www.instagram.com/p/B9hL74YHjfn/

Muscle Car High 8B (Boulder) 14 May 2020

Paul's 1000th problem graded 8A or harder.

https://www.instagram.com/tv/CAJVDoqH5J0/

Traffic 8C (Boulder) 11 Jun 2020

Third ascent.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LQo1Dr9Bb7s

2021 Dicktopia 8C (Boulder) 14 Dec 2021

Paul's first 8C after peroneal tendon reconstruction surgery and a double disc replacement.

https://www.instagram.com/p/CXeDSvJrkkH/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ygPa1XzIErI

2022 Legacy 9a (Boulder) 27 Jun 2022

Third ascent.

Climb Grade FA Ascent Date Suggested Grade
Legacy 9a (Boulder) 27 Jun 2022

Third ascent.

Climb Grade FA Ascent Date Suggested Grade
Lucid Dreaming 8C (Boulder) 30 Mar 2010 8C

Paul originally suggested 8C+, feeling it was a grade harder than Terremer, but later revised this to 8C.

https://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/lucid-dreaming-new-extreme-boulder-problem-at-the-buttermilks-bishop.html

Meadowlark Lemon 8C (Boulder) 12 Jan 2012 (approx)
In The Depths of Solitude 8C (Boulder) 15 Jul 2014
Pirate's Code 8C (Boulder) 16 Jul 2018

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WbHrM3IhGiU

Karoshi 8C (Boulder) 15 Dec 2018

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p4vLPmVAwlo

Terremer 8C (Boulder) 01 Jan 2008

Second ascent.

https://www.climbing.com/news/paul-robinson-repeats-terremer-v15v16/

Monkey Wedding 8C (Boulder) 24 Aug 2010

Second ascent.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XW8quECO0Fc

The Story of Two Worlds 8C (Boulder) 08 Mar 2011
Paint it Black 8C (Boulder) 18 Apr 2012

Second ascent.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h0wPQJZ5o1g

White Noise 8C (Boulder) 12 Nov 2013

https://www.instagram.com/p/gmdMWFgmOE/

The Nest 8C (Boulder) 24 Dec 2013
Topaz 8C (Boulder) 23 Oct 2016

Third ascent.

Noise vs. Beauty 8C (Boulder) 07 Jul 2017
Delirium 8C (Boulder) 27 Sep 2018

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9I4kp3yYfYo

REM 8C (Boulder) 09 Mar 2020 8B+

Second ascent.

https://www.instagram.com/p/B9hL74YHjfn/

Traffic 8C (Boulder) 11 Jun 2020

Third ascent.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LQo1Dr9Bb7s

Dicktopia 8C (Boulder) 14 Dec 2021

Paul's first 8C after peroneal tendon reconstruction surgery and a double disc replacement.

https://www.instagram.com/p/CXeDSvJrkkH/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ygPa1XzIErI

Trieste 8B+ (Boulder) 01 Jan 2014
Jade 8B+ (Boulder) 23 Aug 2007

Third ascent.

Amandala 8B+ (Boulder) 17 Jul 2008
The Ice Knife 8B+ (Boulder) 19 May 2013 8C (soft)

Third ascent.

https://p-d-robinson.tumblr.com/post/50916208642/the-ice-knife

Heritage 8B+ (Boulder) 08 Jan 2019
Nagual 8B (Boulder Flash) 27 Dec 2007

https://climbingnarc.com/2007/12/paul-robinson-flashes-nagual-v13/

Muscle Car High 8B (Boulder) 14 May 2020

Paul's 1000th problem graded 8A or harder.

https://www.instagram.com/tv/CAJVDoqH5J0/

Climb Grade FA Ascent Date Suggested Grade
Climb Grade FA Ascent Date Suggested Grade