With “the hardest pitch in Yosemite” ticked, and only two remaining leads to red-point
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Tommy Caldwell’s famed Dawn Wall project 2013 season has come to an end due to an injury.
Tommy Caldwell is arguably the world’s best big-wall free climber, and he focuses much of his attention on imposing unclimbed lines on Yosemite’s iconic El Capitan.
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.
Footage shot by Cedar Wright of Tommy Caldwell working on freeing the Dunn-Westbay (32/33 – 5.14) on the Diamond of Longs Peak, Colorado.
A glimpse into the experiences, obstacles and ongoing progression of Tommy Caldwell.
Alpinists Matt Helliker and Jon Bracey go climbing in Alaska, Alex Honnold talks about his record-breaking solo of a Yosemite Triple, speed record of the Nose with Hans Florine, and a free ascent of a Yosemite Triple with Tommy Caldwell.
Tommy Caldwell and Alex Honnold have pulled off an extraordinary feet of endurance free-climbing in Yosemite Valley.
Last month the climber Tommy Caldwell lived on a nylon ledge hung 1,200 feet up El Capitan, the massive sweep of granite that stands sentinel over Yosemite Valley, for more than two weeks.
Tommy Caldwell has abandoned this year’s efforts to free-climb the Dawn Wall, the desperately hard line on the southeast face of El Capitan that he and Kevin Jorgeson have been attempting for several years.