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Partner jammer


Feb 27, 2018, 10:10 AM
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RIP rc.com
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We met and were friends for a many years in early 2000's, but lost track when parting ways due to, well, let's not talk bad about the dead.

I will say that through rc.com, I had met some of the best climbing people a that time. Some I still see now and then, which bring back to memory my old friend, rc.

Jammer ...


chilli


Mar 4, 2018, 11:38 PM
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Re: [jammer] RIP rc.com [In reply to]
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Cripes! What happened to this place? ...or perhaps I should ask, "Is there a thread that addresses/summarizes what happened to this place?"
An acquaintance of mine recently died. To avoid bothering his family when they're barely back to work, I came on here to see if any info showed up in in the A&IA forum.
...and now it looks like RC.com has passed on as well? Damn shame. I hope it was just that people were moving on or something and not that RC.com went belly-up because of anything nasty.
Regardless, all the best to everyone!


kobaz


Oct 12, 2018, 12:32 PM
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Re: [chilli] RIP rc.com [In reply to]
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I used to log into this site daily, when the owner(s) actually cared about this site.

This used to be a good place for everything... new gear stories, partners, and good ole rants and raves.

Now I check in about once a year to see if this place is still in existence... it is existing, but it's basically a vegetable.

This site could be so much more... so much.

[Edited to fix my odd spelling]


(This post was edited by kobaz on Oct 12, 2018, 12:35 PM)


oldrnotboldr


Nov 16, 2018, 11:21 AM
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 It is sad yet funny, I have not been here in at least two years, hardly anything new and surprised it still hangs on!
This is the perfect post for this once great climbers central!
It is sad rc.com was a good friend that shared a lot of information and met some old timers like myself. Now it seems people want you to describe each route down to the hand/foot hold! What happened to adventure and discovery??

A great ride while you lasted rc.com!


sungam


Nov 16, 2018, 2:02 PM
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RIP indeed. Had some rad adventures thanks to this website.
Some of them were even fun!


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