American climber, Jonathan Siegrist, embarks on a journey to Verdon to pay tribute to the roots of modern sport climbing.
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Jonathan Siegrist returns to Ceuse, France to battle “Le Cadre Nouvelle” (9a).
Jonathan Siegrist has done it again, ticking off his second 9a+/5.15a with La Rambla in Siurana, Spain. Siegrist worked the classic 40-meter line.
Chris Sharma will join Tommy Caldwell, Kevin Jorgeson, and Jonathan Siegrist for this fall’s attempts on the Dawn Wall, a multi-year project to create the world’s hardest big-wall free climb.
Start at the bottom of the mountain with Jonathan Siegrist and follow his progression from repeating difficult lines around the world to bolting and establishing cutting edge routes of his own.
In our final episode, Jonathan travels to the Red River Gorge of Kentucky to face his greatest challenge to date: The Vader Project. In the journey towards completing this project Jstar learns many lessons about first ascents, success and failure, and the psychological challenges of climbing full-time.
It was exactly what I was looking for – a route that would demand a new levels of dedication, physical strength, and mental fortitude from me.