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Vale Jerome Pink

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Vale Jerome Pink

Ryan Holmes reports some very sad news. "My friend Jerome Pink, who was well known among the ACT and NSW climbing community (see video), has passed away after a long battle with cancer. He was a naturally talented climber whose passion for the sport inspired all those who climbed with him. He will be sorely missed for his enthusiasm for climbing, his skills with a video camera and his quirky sense of humor." --LC

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Vertical Life - new e-zine for Oz

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Vertical Life - new e-zine for Oz

Outgoing ROCK magazine editor Ross Taylor and compatriot Simon Madden are the co-editors of a new magazine in digital format: Vertical Life. Reminiscent of the sorely missed CRUX magazine, you're definitely going to want to check it out. Right click and Save As (32MB PDF). --LC.

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Paul Robinson Interview

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Paul Robinson Interview

In this interview, Paul Robinson talks about his latest film Welcome to the Hood, training, grades, ethics and 9A etc. I just started training the other day actually! It has been 2 years since I have really climbed inside. I really want to be in the best shape of my life for my trip to africa this summer so I plan to train really hard for the next 2 months! I am looking forward to training! I have gained a lot of finger strength and technique over the past few years of climbing outside and now I hope to add some more power with climbing inside to get to the next level in my ability!

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Lucas Marques encadena a via Humildes pa casa, 10c em Oliana

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Lucas Marques encadena a via Humildes pa casa, 10c em Oliana

Lucas Marques encadenou uma das vias consideradas clássicas na Espanha, a Humildes pa casa, 10c em Oliana. Essa via tem cerca de 55 metros de extensão, sendo que 30 mts em uma chorreira. Lucas comenta: "... chorreira incrível!!! mto técnica na movimentação de pés... foi surreal o aprendizado nesse setor, agora volto pra casa tranquilo......missão completa... ;)". Foto: Sharma na mesma via em 2008, quando a via era considerada um 11a. (c)Pete O´Donovan.

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Melloblocco #9, 3-6 May

Melloblocco #9 takes place in Val Masino Italy 3-6th of May and already, 1 450 have pre-registered.

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9a again by Enzo Oddo (17)

Enzo Oddo has done Pure Imagination, 9a in Red River Gorge. The 17 year old did his first 9a when he was 14 and totally he has done a dozen plus two 9a+.

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