Sender One Climbing Gym’s grand opening is almost here!
June 14/15… Chris Sharma will be in the house!
Our Titan rental shoes even match the gym’s color scheme!
Ashima Shiraishi’s standard-smashing return to Hueco Tanks, Texas. Featuring her ascents of Crown of Aragorn (V13) and Barefoot on Sacred Ground (V12) at the age of 10. Directed by Jason Kehl. For more about her, check out the film Origins: Obe & Ashima, available on DVD or download.
Great article and recognition of her tiny stature and her giant strength!
Chris talks La Dura Dura… AWESOME.
“Last week Chris Sharma completed the first ascent of Stoking the Fire (5.15b) in the massive cave of Santa Linya in Catalunya, Spain. Perhaps the most prolific first ascentionist of high-end sport climbs, Sharma not only envisions and bolts these futuristic lines, but he also has the ability and work ethic to send them. Stoking the Fire is another example of Sharma operating at the highest level of the game. Rock and Ice caught up with Sharma the day after he clipped the chains of Stoking the Fire– which happened to be the same day Adam Ondra sent La Dura Dura (5.15c)– to learn more about this burly route.” – From Rock and Ice Magazine
Read the article in its entirety here.
Check out Charlie’s blog as he gives the rundown on what went down at last month’s ABS Nationals!