Why the Red?

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Why the Red?

Post by whatahutch » Mon Jul 16, 2012 1:43 pm

What is your personal opinion on why the Red is one of the best climbing areas in the world?
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Re: Why the Red?

Post by JR » Mon Jul 16, 2012 2:08 pm

steepness

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Re: Why the Red?

Post by climb2core » Mon Jul 16, 2012 2:14 pm

JR wrote:steepness


with actual holds for mortals

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Re: Why the Red?

Post by dustonian » Mon Jul 16, 2012 2:15 pm

soft grades and heavy media attention = easy to satisfy my many sponsors

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Re: Why the Red?

Post by Enoch309 » Mon Jul 16, 2012 2:22 pm

Because it is here.

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Re: Why the Red?

Post by pigsteak » Mon Jul 16, 2012 2:39 pm

it isn't.
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Re: Why the Red?

Post by milspecmark » Mon Jul 16, 2012 4:24 pm

So many sport lines and good access.

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Re: Why the Red?

Post by Josephine » Mon Jul 16, 2012 7:34 pm

whatahutch wrote:What is your personal opinion on why the Red is one of the best climbing areas in the world?
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Re: Why the Red?

Post by ynp1 » Mon Jul 16, 2012 9:27 pm

It's not!
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Re: Why the Red?

Post by allah » Tue Jul 17, 2012 2:17 pm

That guy Kenny barker climbed there!

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Re: Why the Red?

Post by bentley » Tue Jul 17, 2012 6:50 pm

JR's jokes several years ago at the Reunion
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Re: Why the Red?

Post by stix » Tue Jul 17, 2012 7:13 pm

JR silencing the crowd with some standup will go down as one of my favorite climbing related moment ever
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Re: Why the Red?

Post by whatahutch » Tue Jul 17, 2012 10:18 pm

I don't know JR, but was it the dead baby jokes at Miggies?
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Re: Why the Red?

Post by KD » Tue Jul 17, 2012 10:34 pm

stix wrote:JR silencing the crowd with some standup will go down as one of my favorite climbing related moment ever
that was awesome

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Re: Why the Red?

Post by whatahutch » Tue Jul 17, 2012 11:11 pm

Okay, let me rephrase. Why is the Red so popular?
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