8 March 2024

Motivating DWS footage

Marco Müller has posted a great video from his trip to Mallorca last October where his hardest DWS was Animalistic (8c).

How high were the highest falls you took? How dangerous is it?
I'd say around 13-14 meters. You can definitely take some bad falls if you do sketchy high heels or toe hooks and stuff. But then, the art is in knowing you abilities and letting go at the right moment in order to not swing unexpectedly.
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