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Alex Honnold - Big Walls to Low BallsFri Night Vid

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Far from his natural and famed milieu of tall walls with big exposure, tonight's Friday Night Video shows Alex Honnold shuffling just above the ground while projecting a local low ball V7 boulder. Having just returned from a jungle big wall adventure - which left him feeling 'weak', in relative terms - a few sessions on an intense boulder problem helps to keep Alex in shape for bigger objectives. But the question remains: how does his boulder project compare to soloing El Capitan? 

"Low ball bouldering is uninspiring but very useful."


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Alex Honnold is a professional rock climber whose audacious free-solo ascents of America’s biggest cliffs have made him one of the most recognised and followed climbers in the world. A gifted but hard-working...

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