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Gaz after 3 hours of bum-shuffling down from Jebel Misht, 69 kb

A new route on Oman's Jebel Misht nearly ended in disaster...

"There was a huge flap of skin hanging down from my face and my foot was bleeding heavily."

Gaz Leah was hit by rockfall on this remote big wall. This is his story... [ full article ]

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