/ NEWS: FRI NIGHT VID: Spancken and Emmett - Welsh Trad
Tim Emmett goes ground up on Extinction (E8) at Gogarth, whilst Jude Spancken onsights the classic Lord of the Flies (E6), Dinas Cromlech.
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15 one armed pull ups, you savage!
Was Stuart the first to onsight E8? Remember his diary being serialised in OTE in the 90s. Malcolm Smith reckoned SC was as strong as he was. Legend.
How does Tim manage to make a sea cliff climb on Holyhead look positively Mediterranean? I lived there for 18 years of my life and never saw such lovely weather :D
Great videos, really shows what trad is about. I like the fact that especially the Tim E one shows all the messing with the gear, the whole experience.
Yes, that's much more gripping than a super-strong climber redpointing ridiculous moves in total safety. That's practically the same as watching a gymnastics routine.
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