/ NEWS: VIDEO + INTERVIEW: Steve McClure on Hubble 8c+
"Hubble was the word on everybody's lips. It was the ultimate bench mark."
Read more at http://www.ukclimbing.com/news/item.php?id=67248
" I'm relatively weak and use technique to get up stuff."
would be a lot more believable if on the page it wasn't right next to a photo of him with forearms like i've got thighs :)
You must have skinny thighs! In all fairness I think he implied was weak for a 9a/b sport climber ;-)
Hat's off to Ben and Steve. The footage at the end is amazing and the synergism with the choice of soundtrack is sublime.
I get the history, I get the hard climbing, and Steve is a legend, but god, that's got to be one of the most uninspiring lines I ever seen
Agreed, awesome little vid' with some nice 'historic' touches.
Yeh I noticed that too and was wondering if the drag induced by the little quiff my have actually made climbing Hubble that bit harder for Steve?
I think Ben did it in his dreadlock phase, which probably made it the world's first 9a...
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