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When an outdoor climber comes into the gym...

Gym climbers get a lot of flack for doing what they do best – climbing in a gym. There’s a big difference between climbing 5.12 and climbing 5.12¬† 497 more words


Solo Aid Climbing - Am I doing it right?

During the Christmas & New Years Holiday, it was warmer than usual and with a ton of rain. But as of the week of the 5th, the arctic chill had swept in. 1,000 more words


Love notes from wall climbing

Wall climbing must be the last activity you will relate to love. Rihanna was lucky enough to find love in a hopeless place, but.. Wall Climbing, really? 968 more words


the belayer

He’s rock-solid,

strong, unrelenting.

there is never slack in the rope when you climb,

because you cannot climb faster than He can reel in the rope. 86 more words


I led an E1 yesterday: The first pitch of Wurlitzer in the Wye Valley. A classic Wintours Leap route: steep and not entirely embellished with gear shaped cracks and crevices. 595 more words