/ NEWS: VIDEO: Chris Sharma on Golpe De Estado 9b?
Josh Lowell from Big Up Productions just got in touch with us:
"We just posted the segment of Chris working on Golpe De Estado from Dosage V. It's on our site as a free clip so people can check out what the climbing is like now that he's done it. Would be great if you guys want to link over. We als...
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i,ve seen clips of hard climbing but that sloping lip with no feet in un believable !
route looks very very hard.
Very impressive. Not much in what I call the "good holds department".
But i guess it is 9b...........
I assume the crux is the part where he falls off?
Nope, the crux is that easy bit where he has a rest and starts writing his xmas cards
I was referring to the technical crux not the redpoint crux by the way.
I don't know but as the bit he falls off seems to be near the top I'd guess no as the route is a 9a into an 8c+ so the hardest moves are likely to be in the direct start bit. This is total guesswork though!
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