As a climbing news website, we report on top-end, groundbreaking ascents of the world's hardest routes and boulder problems, climbed by the best climbers out there. With so many ticks, First Ascents and sponsors to their name, there's little to no mention of bad days, failure and goals unachieved. Behind the veneer of a proud status update or Tweet of success, are moments of frustration, doubt and struggle that rarely surface.
In this new series of interviews and anecdotes, top climbers reveal all about their nemesis climbs and unfinished business. Tom has an outstanding crack project to complete, but first off, he couldn't wait to tell us a story about one of his lesser-known projects...
Thank you so much Tom. This problem has frustrated the hell out of me, it looks so simple but somehow just doesn't work. I will give up and go and enjoy something else! Given I can't really climb anything more than V4/5 your video has saved me years of pain.
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