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Re: Hide your projects and hidden crags!!

Postby XMod » Sun Jun 28, 2009 7:31 pm

I reckon the locals should be given the chance to finish what they started, they have put in so much work and are so close, literally failing on the last moves, to give it away to a visitor at this stage would be robbery. Way more exciting to see a local up the ante! Especially on such a fantastic line and such a long standing project! Besides, by the sounds of things there things waiting bolted for him in the Eastern Cape that may well be of a similar standard. Adam will probably be itching to get out to Rocklands anyway.

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Re: Hide your projects and hidden crags!!

Postby Marshall1 » Wed Jul 01, 2009 1:20 pm

Neil contacted Arjan & Matt who were close to getting Masawati...they say Adam is welcome to open it. So we have added Masawati to Adam's proposed post Rock & Road itinerary. Proposed, because obviously he decides what he climbs.

He can still swing past Outshoorn.

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Re: Hide your projects and hidden crags!!

Postby PaulB » Wed Jul 01, 2009 3:05 pm

Nice. Hope he gets out there. It'll be good for South Africa to have a benchmark route.

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Re: Hide your projects and hidden crags!!

Postby micky » Wed Jul 01, 2009 4:51 pm

and if he gets Mazawati and is itching for more there are another 4 long standing open projects at the pipeline just around the corner :thumleft: Montagu might become home of the benchmark 8c and 9a's

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Re: Hide your projects and hidden crags!!

Postby nozza » Wed Jul 01, 2009 5:49 pm

When does he get to Montagu? I sure as hell want to be there - please keep us posted!

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