I see Faye Brouard and Andrew Scott dumping a rope at the base of Roger Nattrass’s Mango Tango, a 31 (8a+) that Faye has been working on…
Life rarely goes according to plans, and I was witnessing my life in the Gunnison Valley change. My dream job with the college had been cut to half-time, and I’d just broken up with the first woman I’d ever been in love with.
A few shots from Rocklands during summer 2011
Sonnie Trotter and Tommy Caldwell have established a 15-pitch trad route, The Shining (5.13+), on the Diamond Face on Mt. Louis in the Canadian Rockies.
Ethan Pringle bagged the third ascent of The Wheel of Life in the Hollow Mountain Cave at the Grampians, Australia.
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The eighth stage of the Boulder World Cup in 2011 which takes place in Munich on August 19-20th.
The Cape Youth Climbing League Competition is coming up at City Rock next week Friday (26th August).
The video was created during Jimmy’s assignment to cover the climbing culture and cutting edge of climbing in Yosemite for the May 2011 issue of National Geographic.
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