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by tbwilsonky
Tue Oct 04, 2005 10:53 am
Forum: Training/Nutrition/Injuries
Topic: Being strong without climbing plastic???
Replies: 23
Views: 10429

I think you can be emotionally strong without climbing plastic (though I remain skeptical), but if you want to climb strong, you need to saddle up on some urethane.

As an alternative, you can always quit your job and move to Slade.

by tbwilsonky
Tue Oct 04, 2005 10:41 am
Forum: Lost in the woods
Topic: XM/Sirius???
Replies: 4
Views: 3180

Actually, the climbing is okay. Isn't satellite radio reception the same everywhere? The connection is, after all, between a satellite and your reciever. I know that in urban 'canyons', the reception can be bungled by buildings and requires the use of local repeaters to ensure the signal carries, bu...
by tbwilsonky
Mon Jul 11, 2005 8:56 am
Forum: More climbing!
Topic: Summer Climbing Plans
Replies: 49
Views: 14059

Grayson Lake State Park - Two hours east on 64 and lots of sandstone over deep water.

(swim, climb, jump, repeat)
by tbwilsonky
Thu Jun 30, 2005 1:06 am
Forum: Climbing Community
Topic: Bill Ramsey on cover of Hooked
Replies: 19
Views: 7279

That magazine is the epitome of commercializing the outdoors. It's like a bunch of manufacturers got together and made a magazine so they could get people not only to buy some tripe publication, but also their merchandise. Garbage! I thought Climbing and R&I were getting bad. That's way worse than,...
by tbwilsonky
Wed Sep 22, 2004 10:03 am
Forum: More climbing!
Topic: Queen Creek/Oak Flats Bouldering
Replies: 2
Views: 1413

a few notes; Towns don't mine anything because towns don't have the resources. Enormous corporations, on the other hand, do. I would, however, guess the local population also supports the move as the enormous corporation has no doubt promised employment (albeit short term) for the locals. People lov...
by tbwilsonky
Mon Jul 19, 2004 3:05 pm
Forum: Climbing Community
Topic: Co-op bouldering gym
Replies: 39
Views: 12956

For the sake of completeness--->>> A Review of the Climbing Facilities @ UK The bouldering sucks. The designers apparently hated the idea of people getting strong so they cut out the steep. Not steep, so if its hard it'll be delivered in crimps, and also short such that any hardness is over well bef...