The Schengen files
Björn Pohl - UKC, Jul 2011
© Paul Robinson
The Schengen Files is a new video that's been shot, edited and produced by Paul Robinson and his girlfriend Alex Kahn. We get to watch some of the harder boulder problems Paul managed to repeat while he visited Fontainebleau and Ticino between the fall of 2010 and the spring of this year (2011).
At 21 minutes, the video isn't very long, but on the other hand the list of hard problems is. A few examples:
So what do I think of it? Is it worth the ~£4?
I say it definitely is. It's like an injection of pure motivation.
Paul and Alex have succeeded in conveying how difficult some of these problems really are. You get a feeling for how utter shit poor the holds are and that goes a long way. Not much to do about the fact that it doesn't look that hard when Paul does the problems, but still.
Here is where you can download the video.
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