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Saya Steve 

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c

   
Type:  Sport, 50'
Original:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Steve Davis
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Submitted By: Andrew Riley on Apr 3, 2015

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BETA PHOTO: Saya Steve. Photo by Shin Kaung Myat.

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Description 

The first route in Myanmar. This route climbs to the first set of anchors. Tyler Hoffart added a hard extension later; see "Za Za"

Location 

Fifth from the left, and number 5 on the Steve Wall topo.

Protection 

Bolts, carabiner anchors. Missing first hanger replaced on 1/24/16


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Rock Climbing Photo: 'Saya Steve' is route number 5 on the Steve Wall t...
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By Andrew Riley
From: Yangon, Myanmar
Apr 23, 2015

Maybe it's not the most classic climbing, but this is the first route in Myanmar. Get on it and feel the history with your own finger tips and rubber shoes.
By Katie Riley
Apr 28, 2015
rating: 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c

Really cool for a 5.8! Fun moves at the start and out onto a nice big ledge. First route in Myanmar! Be a legend! :)