May 19, 2013, 12:19 PM
Registered: Oct 13, 2005
In this case, I tend to agree with NA here ...
But the combination of jumping off like that and a dynamic belay may have resulted in her flipping over backwards ....
... unless the belayer has good timing. And clearly this belayer didn't.
Still, the OP is asking if it could have been better and yes - I also agree with you, bearbreeder - that it could have with a soft catch plus with a leader ready to fall feet more than she did.
(This post was edited by billl7 on May 19, 2013, 12:20 PM)