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Tab5crux


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What would be the recommended gear you would want to bring to a single pitch sports route if you were in charge of bringing it all? (Additional gear beyond the basic draws, shoes, harness, rope, belay device)


COFrank


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First-aid kit


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Tab5crux wrote:
What would be the recommended gear you would want to bring to a single pitch sports route if you were in charge of bringing it all? (Additional gear beyond the basic draws, shoes, harness, rope, belay device)
May i ask why you are asking?

What i would bring:
- the mentioned first aid kit
- helmets!
- guidebook
- rope bag
- something to eat and drink
- some slings
- some nuts & cams
- rain jacket/softshell

qwert


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Tab5crux wrote:
What would be the recommended gear you would want to bring to a single pitch sports route if you were in charge of bringing it all? (Additional gear beyond the basic draws, shoes, harness, rope, belay device)
speakers and amp for ipod/iphone
stick-clip
collapsible camp chairs
beanies
cooler & beer
instructional dvd on you iphone on how to grunt and scream, Chris Sharma style
1.75 dogs per climber (round up as necessary to avoid fractional dogs)

Some of this has distinct cross-over to bouldering.


qwert


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marc801 wrote:
1.75 dogs per climber (round up as necessary to avoid fractional dogs)
I am finding this probably much more funny than i should…
fractional dogs…
Cool

qwert


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guide book


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Vaporizer.


olderic


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TP and cigarettes to mark your territory. Oh wait - that is if you are in France...


herites


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No one mentioned hawt chicks? Shame..


TarHeelEMT


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herites wrote:
No one mentioned hawt chicks? Shame..


They're sport climbers, dude. Sport climbers.


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Climbing partner.


ChalkIsCheap


Sep 7, 2011, 9:56 AM
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olderic wrote:
TP and cigarettes to mark your territory. Oh wait - that is if you are in France...
Or Eagles Nest - 200 Cigarettes...


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some Afghan Kush & zig zags


thewyseclimber


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Small adjustable wrench is nice to keep in the pack for the occasional loose hanger.

Also, I generally prefer the gasoline generator to run my iPod speakers. Easier on the planet than disposable batteries.


blueeyedclimber


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Tab5crux wrote:
What would be the recommended gear you would want to bring to a single pitch sports route if you were in charge of bringing it all? (Additional gear beyond the basic draws, shoes, harness, rope, belay device)

That's it.


Josh


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Chalk bag.


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