Russian Roulette

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Hilton
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Russian Roulette

Postby Hilton » Sun Mar 02, 2014 10:26 pm

Good one Jimbo! How'd it go down? What's the dirt?

jimbo
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Re: Russian Roulette

Postby jimbo » Mon Mar 03, 2014 8:47 am

Thanks Hilton. It took much longer than I thought it would. Its pretty scary and runout so it was a great lesson in controlling nerves. I'll write something a bit longer and give it to Justin to post.

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Re: Russian Roulette

Postby Q20 » Mon Mar 03, 2014 3:17 pm

Well, it may have taken longer than you expected because it may be harder than 31 ;)

Frikken impressive either way.
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Re: Russian Roulette

Postby jimbo » Mon Mar 03, 2014 4:32 pm

haha!
I actually suspect it might be easier than 31 and that I misplaced my fitness somewhere

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Re: Russian Roulette

Postby steveB » Tue Mar 04, 2014 12:48 pm

Good work Jimbo! Looks like a very clean modern line and nice and bold. Nicely done!

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Re: Russian Roulette

Postby andrew p » Wed Mar 05, 2014 8:42 am

Hey Jimbo, a real gem. As Steve says v clean and modern and VERY bold. Never have I counted so many seconds between hearing the words "I'm off" and feeling the rope come tight. For me it looks like the absolute testpiece of the crag, no pegs, no fixed gear, straight, steep, sustained, and no compromise - its like a 5 star sport climb in a hellishly scary wolf outfit. SO Cool. I'd love to come try it next time I am there. Andrew


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