2000 Beth Rodden makes the first free ascent of Lurking Fear (VI 5.13c) on El Capitan's southwest face with now husband Tommy Caldwell.
2000 Liv Sansoz sends Hasta la Vista 5.14b/c in Nevada to become the 2nd woman to climb a route in the 5.14c range.
2000 Josune Bereciartu becomes the first woman to ever redpoint an 8c+ (5.14c)
2000 Kim Czismazia takes first place at Ice World Cup at Cortina, Italy, and again takes first place at Ice World Cup at Kirov, Russia. French climber Isabelle Carriere upsets Kim Czismazia to take the win in Are, Switzerland, but Czismazia wins the overall title
2000 Elena Ovtchinnikova wins first place at Phoenix Bouldering Contest. Tiffany Campbell finishes in 2nd, followed by Alli Rainey.
2001 Lisa Rands sends Mignight Lightning V8, becoming the second woman to do so.
2001 Liv Sansoz hits the Virgin River Gorge making the first female ascent of Route of All Evil 5.14a and is working on Necessary Evil 5.14c.
2001 Lisa Rands after six days finally sends High Plains Drifter V11, a problem set by Chris Sharma at the Buttermilks in California. Becoming the first american woman to boulder at that level.
2001 Elena Ovchinnikova wins Phoenix Bouldering Contest - women's division. Lisa Rands, first american woman to climb a V11, wins second.
2002 Jacqueline Florine completes first female solo of the nose, el capitain, yosemite, ca