/ How tall is Leo Houlding?
At the moment about 5'4". This is the interesting bit though. This time last year he was 5'8". Rare genetic condition. Likely to be under 5' within the next 2 years.
Just wondering how many short arse climbers there are (like me)
There are loads of good short-arse climbers. Lots of talented children, you might see some at a climbing wall. Then there's people like Lynn Hill. Shortness is rarely a valid excuse for failure on a given route, as you'll tend to find that whatever your height, someone shorter than you has done that route with ease.
So very very true !!!
> Just wondering how many short arse climbers there are (like me)
Joe Brown was short, when he couldn't reach a hold, he just climbed up to it.
Dawes is short, I believe he uses levitation.
According to the bigstone website, Shauna Coxey has an Ape Index of 5'6"!
I've stood next to him and I reckon Leo is about 5' 11" to 6' ish. He could do with a pie or two inside him though...
> Shortness is rarely a valid excuse for failure on a given route, as you'll tend to find that whatever your height, someone shorter than you has done that route with ease.
That's not going to stop me from using it though
Not as tall as chuck Norris.
No ones as tall as chuck Norris.
In reply to ice.solo:
> Not as tall as chuck Norris.
> No ones as tall as chuck Norris.
This makes no sense because Chuck Norris has no height as this would imply he has limits, which is of course ridiculous.
I stand corrected.
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