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Whittaker sticks his neck out again

Pete Whittaker has stuck his neck out again with a couple of hairy headpoints. At Earl crag, he made the 2nd ascent of Jordan Buys' French Duke, E9 7a (~7C+ crux, 10m up with groundfall potential according to Pete). Recently, he also made the FA of Loose control, E8 6c, at Kinder crag. Another last great in the bag.
Here's Jordan on naking the FA of French Duke, courtesy of UK Climbing

Jordan Buys on the first ascent of French Duke from UKClimbing.com TV on Vimeo.

Source: UK Climbing


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