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THE LOWDOWN: Jena Lupia onsights 7C+!

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[The LowDown: Jena Lupia onsights 7C+!, 2 kb]Jena Lupia, only 16, has made the FFA of Sit Twist, a 7C+ at the Temple, NM, first done by Jon Cardwell. Not only was it the first female ascent, but she actually climbed it onsight. I know, it's debatable whether the term onsight exists in bouldering, but let's just say she did it first try...

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Anonymous 28 Sep 2009
V6 MAX! Seen it, done it, not V10.
Anonymous 28 Sep 2009
flash, dude, flash


btw
impressive
Anonymous 28 Sep 2009
By the way, the problem in the photo is not even at the same area as the so-called "Sit Twist".
Anonymous 28 Sep 2009
Actually, this is not a boulder problem at all. It was a joke, a "silly human trick" if you will. It doesn't even involve putting your hands on the rock. Not sure why anyone is willing to call it a "problem".
Yeah well, I guess flash is probably more accurate, but I've no idea what the problem looks like, so... I mean if it's really tall and you can't touch the holds from the ground, perhaps you could call it an onsight of some sort?

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