FRI NIGHT VID: Mallorcan Mankiniby Alan James - UKC/Jack Geldard - UKC Sep/2010
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"Another top day in Mallorca yesterday, with the highlight being the final route – ”Waddage” at Cala sa Nau. This saw a good onsight by Sam (Whittaker), followed by a couple of flashes by me and Bozza, as well as quite a few splash downs. I think I only got up it due to being terrified of falling in! Dribble took the big ride from the final moves right at the top – terrifying!"
At another top notch soloing crag - Cala Barques - the team attempted Bandito (7c+) but extraordinary tactics were called for before someone topped out....
We make no excuses for running a Mallorcan DWS video for the second Friday night running.
As a bonus, here's an older video that is probably worth another look.
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