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by Jesse James
Fri Dec 12, 2014 2:45 pm
Forum: Sport
Topic: Hanging the Draws vs. Hung Draws
Replies: 22
Views: 4912

Re: Hanging the Draws vs. Hung Draws

As an on-sighter/one-attempt-per-day climber I prefer to hang my draws. On the occasion that I don't I tend to by instinct reach for a draw on my harness when it comes time to clip, and that bobble costs more than hanging the draws. It's like stomping on the floor of an automatic looking for the clu...
by Jesse James
Fri Jul 18, 2014 1:24 pm
Forum: Hooking Up
Topic: 7-19-2014
Replies: 5
Views: 1097

Re: 7-19-2014

You will probably see lots of people working on trails and other maintenance that day, keeping climbing accessible. There is a lot of work to do and we sure could use two more volunteers.
http://www.redriverclimbing.com/viewtop ... 28&t=16262
by Jesse James
Mon Mar 24, 2014 2:31 pm
Forum: Climbing Community
Topic: Current rebolting funds
Replies: 1
Views: 693

Current rebolting funds

It's spring, which for me means passing around some cash, sort of like paying for an annual gym membership. I'm a little foggy on the current state of rebolting efforts though. Team suck has been around for a long time, and now there is the bad bolts fund. Are these separate pools/efforts, or will a...
by Jesse James
Mon Nov 19, 2012 9:05 pm
Forum: Climbing Community
Topic: Fixed Gear
Replies: 284
Views: 29305

Re: Fixed Gear

+1 kafish2

I would also like to point out that to follow the debate on the facebook page one must like it, but liking it implies agreement with the proposed policy. Agreement should be tracked by another means so that people can follow the debate without having to approve of the proposed solution.
by Jesse James
Thu Nov 15, 2012 5:41 pm
Forum: Climbing Community
Topic: Fixed Gear
Replies: 284
Views: 29305

Re: Fixed Gear

Havent been out there in awhile but watch the biners on Check Your Grip...a super heavy travelled climb with a very sandy base as well as a moderate grade seams like a disaster waiting to happen. That one seams like it wouldnt be to bad to hang and clean on your own draws to...Just a thought Yeah I...