Ashima Shiraishi

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Quick Info

Nationality: US
Height: 154 cm
Weight: 40 kg
Date of birth: 3rd April 2001
Hardest Boulder (Worked): 8C
Hardest Boulder (Flash): 8A+
Hardest Sport (Worked): 9a

References

[1] Interview with Sam Prior and Aidan Roberts, April 2024 https://open.spotify.com/episode/1j8yi1s7I8rkG5CjSqLq76?

Contributors: remus

Quick Info

Nationality: US
Height: 154 cm
Weight: 40 kg
Date of birth: 3rd April 2001
Hardest Boulder (Worked): 8C
Hardest Boulder (Flash): 8A+
Hardest Sport (Worked): 9a

References

[1] Interview with Sam Prior and Aidan Roberts, April 2024 https://open.spotify.com/episode/1j8yi1s7I8rkG5CjSqLq76?

Contributors: remus

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Pics + Vids

Added at 17:04 on 26 April 2024
Lethal Design (8A+)
Added at 08:11 on 18 November 2023
Lethal Design (8A+)
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Added at 08:11 on 18 November 2023
La Fabela (8c+)
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Added at 17:12 on 20 December 2021
Digital System (8c)
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Added at 17:12 on 20 December 2021
Open Your Mind Direct R1 (9a)
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Added at 20:12 on 13 December 2021
Jade (8B+)
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Added at 20:12 on 13 December 2021
The Swarm (8B)
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Added at 14:04 on 04 April 2021
Open Your Mind Direct R1 (9a)
Added at 10:04 on 22 April 2022
Horizon (8C)
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Added at 05:10 on 20 October 2022

Ascents

14 recorded ascents.

Year Climb Grade Style Ascent Date
2012 Crown of Aragorn 8B Boulder | worked Mar 2012

Aged 10!

Southern Smoke 8c+ Lead | worked Oct 2012

Climbed age 11, making Ashima the youngest person in the world to climb 8c+ at the time.

References

[1] https://www.ukclimbing.com/news/2012/10/southern_smoke_8c+_by_ashima_shirashi-67558

2013 One Summer in Paradise 8B Boulder | worked Aug 2013
The Automator 8B Boulder | worked Aug 2013
2014 La Fabela 8c+ Lead | worked Mar 2014
Digital System 8c Lead | worked 19th Mar 2014
Second go.

References

[1] https://www.instagram.com/p/lxAx4IQi0J/

Golden Shadow 8B+ Boulder | worked 15th Jul 2014
2015 The Swarm 8B Boulder | worked 2nd Jan 2015
First female ascent.

References

[1] https://www.instagram.com/p/xVQNLHLJZS/

Open Your Mind Direct R1 9a Lead | worked 17th Mar 2015
Terre de Sienne 8B Boulder | worked 25th Nov 2015
Phenomena 8B+ Boulder | worked 24th Dec 2015
2016 Horizon 8C Boulder | worked 22nd Mar 2016
2017
2018
2019 Lethal Design 8A+ Boulder | flash Mar 2019
2020
2021 Jade 8B+ Boulder | worked 22nd Aug 2021
Climb Grade Style Ascent Date Suggested Grade
Open Your Mind Direct R1 9a Lead | worked 17th Mar 2015
Southern Smoke 8c+ Lead | worked Oct 2012

Climbed age 11, making Ashima the youngest person in the world to climb 8c+ at the time.

References

[1] https://www.ukclimbing.com/news/2012/10/southern_smoke_8c+_by_ashima_shirashi-67558

La Fabela 8c+ Lead | worked Mar 2014
Digital System 8c Lead | worked 19th Mar 2014
Second go.

References

[1] https://www.instagram.com/p/lxAx4IQi0J/

Climb Grade Style Ascent Date Suggested Grade
Horizon 8C Boulder | worked 22nd Mar 2016
Golden Shadow 8B+ Boulder | worked 15th Jul 2014
Phenomena 8B+ Boulder | worked 24th Dec 2015
Jade 8B+ Boulder | worked 22nd Aug 2021
Crown of Aragorn 8B Boulder | worked Mar 2012

Aged 10!

One Summer in Paradise 8B Boulder | worked Aug 2013
The Automator 8B Boulder | worked Aug 2013
The Swarm 8B Boulder | worked 2nd Jan 2015
First female ascent.

References

[1] https://www.instagram.com/p/xVQNLHLJZS/

Terre de Sienne 8B Boulder | worked 25th Nov 2015
Lethal Design 8A+ Boulder | flash Mar 2019
Climb Grade Style Ascent Date Suggested Grade
Climb Grade Style Ascent Date Suggested Grade