FRI NIGHT VID: Exclusive Interview - Wideboyzby Jack Geldard - UKC Chief Editor Dec/2011
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Here's the 13min video:
You can see a longer version of this interview at the Wild Country website where the guys talk more about the trip. Find out about Tom's amazing solo of Trench Warfare 5.12d (and what Pete thought of it); the biggest sandbags they encountered as well as the 'softest' touch; how it was spending two months offwidthing while roughing it in the freezing cold in a tent...
The Wideboyz will be presenting, exclusively on UKC, 'Crack School' a series of six lessons on how to climb cracks from fingers to offwidths - starting this coming spring.
You can catch up with the Wideboyz at the Shaff 'Experts Night' on 23rd Feb and at Outside on Sat 31st March for a lecture and 1st April for a crack school day. You can read more about the Wideboyz US tour in Rock and Ice issue 200 in stores Jan 15th 2012 or in Climber magazine on sale Feb 2012.
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