Ron Fawcett about soloing

by Björn Pohl - UKC Feb/2010
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"I'd done Positron before and knew I could climb it, but suddenly I was assailed by doubt. I felt my momentum crumble. I knew at once I had to be anywhere but hanging off that flake in the middle of an overhanging wall a hundred feet above the sea. There was just one clear thought looping round my head: 'How the fuck do I get off this?"
Read the whole excellent article over at UK Climbing. It's an excerpt from Ron's new book Rock Athlete. I for one will try to get a hold of a copy
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