The event was started by Chris Sharma and the Psicobloc Masters had its inaugural event in 2013 and it’s happening again this year in Utah.
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Eli is found in a small beautiful quarry in Western Massachusetts perfect for Deep Water Solo routes.
Chris Sharma won the first edition of the Red Bull Creepers, a deep water soloing (aka psicobloc) competition held in Puente la Reina, Spain.
The first ever deep water solo competition, in Africa, took place at Wilgerpoort, South Africa.
I’ve never really tried deep water soloing. It’s a climbing style that seems very appealing – bikinis, board shorts and rock.
Last Sunday we had the first ever DWS comp in SA. This was held at Wilgepoort, near Bronkies. The MCSA purchased the land last year and one of the aims of the event was to open up more potential uses for the location.
Deep Water Solo Competition
Recent proposals and escalating difficulties at some crags have made the situation far more serious.
Recently 3 Saffar’s made it onto a promotional video for Deep Water Soloing in Tonsai.
When you set out for Mallorca not knowing exactly what Deep Water Soloing involves (as they say, you don’t know until you try something), you imagine your body in the turquoise water, the hot sand between your toes, people in swimsuits and the salt on your suntanned skin.