VIDEO: Jason Kruk - Squamishby Jack Geldard - UKC Chief Editor Aug/2012
This news story has been read 6,978 times
Here we have Episode 1 - Squamish - Genius Loci, featuring Jason Kruk and Squamish pioneer Hamish Fraser.
"In 1991, tallying more than 20 days in ground up style, Hamish Fraser, Peder Ourom and Mark Gandy established "Genius Loci", a stunning 5 pitch route leading up the Squamish Chief Grand Wall. Despite it's classic and legendary status, close proximity to the ground, and modest grade (by modern standards), the route has believed to have not been freed in a single ascent until 2012."
Britain's Shauna Coxsey managed to secure a second win in a row at the IFSC Boulder World Cup in Kazo, Japan at the weekend, just... Read more
Said Belhaj has repeated Chris Sharma's Paoichulo, 9a+, at Oliana, in Catalunya. This was the Swedish climbers hardest route to... Read more
James McHaffie has added a new E9 6c - House of Talons - to Dinas Cromlech in the Llanberis Pass. The fact that a... Read more
This week's Friday Night Video features some stunning ice formations in Kafjord, Norway, climbed by Arc'teryx athlete Luka... Read more
This week's Friday Night Video by Blaise Sack of Moves Media features Canadian climber Will Stanhope soloing in... Read more