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healyje


Dec 1, 2010, 2:52 PM
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Re: [vegastradguy] Fatal fall on Solar Slab - Red Rocks [In reply to]
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vegastradguy wrote:
healyje wrote:
Hmmm, if it's known to be runout and R/X rated and it seldom sees traffic then it leaves me to wonder how they ended up on it.

Its all speculation, but the Friar is a cool feature/aesthetic line- and if you're cranking .12s, a .9ish R/X isnt out of the question on a day you know the trade routes will be busy.

Maybe, if you were a local with the requisite highly-tuned feel for the friability of the holds on a line with that poor quality of rock.

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