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Copying Alex
© markalmack, Jun 2010
Route: Regular Northwest Face (5.9)
Climbers: Mark Almack
Date taken: 20th June 2010
VOTING: from 135 votes
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Mental!
dek - 28/Jun/10Report
Very brave indeed !
mr mills - 28/Jun/10Report
My Guts are turning just looking at that.Awesome!
Carpe Diem - 28/Jun/10Report
did u actually do that, well done, good effort.
peteblair - 28/Jun/10Report
chopper
david morse - 30/Jun/10Report
Great photo. What does the title mean?
aln - 04/Jul/10Report
aln: See the photo of Alex Honnold in this blog post: http://www.americapeals.com/2009/10/15/rock-climbing-a-religious-practice/
Lemony - 04/Jul/10Report
I need new underwear just looking at this.....
Duncan Ferguson - 04/Jul/10Report
I gave this 4. I would have given it 5 if he hadn't forgotten his ice cream & parasol.
armus - 04/Jul/10Report
mark you bloody lunatic!
tomhull - 04/Jul/10Report
Ah yes, Thank God Ledge. Been there, done that.
Well, not quite that....I seem to recall having a series of cams at 3 foot intervals in the crack at the back of the ledge.....
Brilliant shot.
jtree03 - 06/Jul/10Report
Congratulations! This photo was chosen as Photo of the Week, based on votes by registered users over the past 7 days.
UKC Photos - 11/Jul/10Report
unreal photo dude!! massively impressive!!!! you definitely deserved a pint after that effort!!! nice work!!
JK Fox - 11/Jul/10Report
This is crazzy!
climberjames - 12/Jul/10Report
nice view? shame no life line, to fall you wont be walking away from this climbing.
Pocket Battle Ship - 12/Jul/10Report
crazy! but great pic! How high up is that?
kate8 - 13/Jul/10Report
Wow!
respect for that
Keendan - 13/Jul/10Report
that is mental, great picture though.
Laurie Rogerson - 14/Jul/10Report
Sereal & awesome all at the same time...
Mita - 14/Jul/10Report
fair f$cks to ya, absolutely love it!
The Wriggler - 14/Jul/10Report
You didn't copy one thing about the Alex Honnold photo; you didn't tilt the camera to make it look steeper, and that you were therefore close to levitating :-)
simoninger - 15/Jul/10Report
I crawled along it with jam stuffed down the crack at the back of the ledge. VERY hard to ignore the huge drop as you are looking straight down it!
CC
Chris Craggs - 24/Aug/10Report
Chris why jam? Never heard of Jam being used in this situation before.Also any particular type of jam.
The picture is just ace.
Lone Rider - 11/Nov/10Report
another awesome snap mate. Not sure I could pull that off ten feet from the deck never mind that high.
Take it easy kiddo!
Davie Thomson - 16/May/11Report
Nerves of steel. Fair play for standing there.
OPollard - 24/Apr/12Report
Bump - noting Slex comments. Topical.
totriornottotri - 20/Dec/18Report
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