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bearbreeder


Jul 16, 2011, 10:30 AM
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The Adamants- What can go wrong, will go wrong
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Far from the dream trip they had envisioned, Arc'teryx athlete Toni Lamprecht and climbing partner Benno Wagner travel from Germany to establish new routes in the remote Adamants Range of British Columbia. The resulting epic has a sobering lesson for all climbers.

http://vimeo.com/20895423

sounds like a rap off the rope incident from the interviews ...


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Jul 26, 2011, 2:00 PM
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I gathered he wasn't tied in at all. "Do you have a knot?", "Yeah"

"Do you have a knot?", "Yeah"

This is the 3rd accident I've read or seen in the span of months. One is in the Petzl catalog, one is on the R&I home page and then this one.

People are not going through that safety check before they leave terra firma...Unsure


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