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George Ullrich off Gaia
© dodfoster
Route: Gaia (E8 6c)
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Great shot. The rope around the leg is making me nervous...
lewiz - 02/Oct/12
Nice 'action' shot. What is the current consensus on the use of the extra rope on this? Do people think it helps avoid a Jean-minh Trin-Thieu fall, or is it more hassle than its worth?
Dan Arkle - 04/Oct/12
in this case it was more hassle than it was worth. the rope got in the way and as george was preoccupied with that he got in a tangle with the main one...as seen in the picture. i think it'd help to reduce the impact on the lower part of the arete if it was used properly....but we had a bouldering pad there too for justin....
dodfoster - 10/Oct/12
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