Stop Telling Ashima Shiraishi She's Good "For A Girl"

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At the age of seventeen, her climbing resume is among one of the most impressive. Ever. So why do people keep saying Ashima is good "for a girl"  the teenage climbing phenom sat down with Sara Coughlin at Refinery 29 to talk about her big pet peeve, preparing for the Olympics, the differences between climing indoor and outdoor, sneakers, and music.