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by Skeptic
Sun Feb 24, 2013 2:18 pm
Forum: Trad
Topic: When are we going to see trad 5.15c?
Replies: 16
Views: 2870

Re: When are we going to see trad 5.15c?

I think 15c trad would invariably be R/X death...very steep learning curve
by Skeptic
Thu Feb 21, 2013 3:57 pm
Forum: Climbing Community
Topic: ethics
Replies: 7
Views: 1356

Re: ethics

I think it is interesting that Dani Andrada (a well respected climber) essentially admits to having chipped and still chipping when necessary to preserve the aesthetics and flow of a line, but never received the same attention.... http://vimeo.com/36642899 (check out around 5:22 and 17:27). Ethics a...
by Skeptic
Wed Feb 20, 2013 5:27 pm
Forum: Climbing Community
Topic: ethics
Replies: 7
Views: 1356

ethics

by Skeptic
Sat Feb 16, 2013 7:57 pm
Forum: Training/Nutrition/Injuries
Topic: Lower Back Pain
Replies: 19
Views: 4634

Re: Lower Back Pain

Opposing muscle groups are important to work on for sure. However, if you are in pain, doing this can be a challenge. You should consult your doctor about "diclofenac" which is a powerful anti inflammatory frequently used for pain reduction and to facilitate musculoskeletal healing. It is particular...
by Skeptic
Fri Jan 18, 2013 2:58 pm
Forum: More climbing!
Topic: Maine
Replies: 4
Views: 1777

Re: Maine

Shagg Crag is awesome! Super unique sport climbing. I highly recommend it. Of lesser quality, but still fun is Jockey's Cap near Newry. There is some potential near Grafton's Notch as well for more traditional climbing, and of course Cathedral in NH. Also, if you are into bouldering, definitely hit ...
by Skeptic
Fri Sep 28, 2012 4:47 pm
Forum: Sport
Topic: Just saying
Replies: 0
Views: 492

Just saying

Bing Maps. Birds eye view. play with the angles...

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by Skeptic
Tue Aug 09, 2011 4:08 pm
Forum: Lost in the woods
Topic: Where is this beast?
Replies: 6
Views: 1601

Re: Where is this beast?

Bram caught me...This is one of several new areas some friends and I have been checking out around KY. Its a little access sensitive, so I'm regretting posting the picture on DPM (stupid move on my part, and I can't delete it!). Nonetheless, I'm always psyched for more people to boulder with. Send m...