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PostPosted: Tue Oct 29, 2013 9:27 am 
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http://www.ukclimbing.com/articles/page.php?id=5882

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PostPosted: Tue Oct 29, 2013 10:02 am 
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Loved the article! and damn, it does put our "hard" routes into perspective.

ps: Alex, we forgive you for calling Blouberg "kak" :wink:


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PostPosted: Tue Oct 29, 2013 10:52 am 
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We do love them for calling Boven soft though :lol:

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PostPosted: Tue Oct 29, 2013 12:59 pm 
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Thanks for sharing!

I have always wondered about the consistency of route grading around the world. I have also heard murmurs of our hardest routes in SA being rated as harder than they actually are by international standards :shock:

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