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Bear Toss, another Font 8B by Alex Puccio

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Alex Puccio has repeated Bear Toss, Font 8B, on the Veritas boulder in the Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado.

After celebrating her 28th birthday ...[I] felt pretty bad today from drinking lots of wine and eating a ton of cake last night and then waking up at 5am to drive with Joel Zerr to Vail to get his foot looked at. Honestly didn't think I was going to send today and even said I was done, but I guess the stubborn side of me came out!

Alex has said she really wants to climb 8C and given the speed at which she does 8B's, I wouldn't be surprised if she did.

She has now climbed more than 20 8B's and harder.


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Alex is one of the most successful climbers of her generation. In total, she has climbed 31 Font 8Bs or harder. She has been climbing at a high level since 2006 when she climbed her first Font 8A and has made steady...

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