UKC

Full size version is only available to registered users


Please Register as a New User or Login as Existing User to gain full access to all the photos on this site. Registration is quick and completely free.
Unregistered users can only view full size photos that have been added this month.

thumb
Psykovsky's Sequins
© Jake Hampshire
VOTING: from 183 votes
Login as Existing User
to rate this photo.

User Comments

Nice one Franco! great pic - brings tears to my eyes just looking those poor little pinkies!
The Pylon King - 02/Aug/13
An absolutely brilliant photo of what must surely be an historic ascent. Reminiscent of the iconic shot of the late Wolfgang Gullich on his campus board. Savour the commitment!
Mick Ward - 02/Aug/13
Thank you Pylon King. It's been a tough old battle and it's great to get nuguals of support from both people I know and don't know - thanks for restoring my faith in what I thought climbers were actually like! It's a great piece of rock, hope it gets some attempts.
Franco Cookson - 02/Aug/13
Looked at your blog on and off and nice to see you got this done. Well done, looks fierce.
Tom Last - 02/Aug/13
Wow, effort! Hope the grade gets confirmed.
dr_botnik - 02/Aug/13
Sick!
Mark Collins - 02/Aug/13
Looks bloody desperate! Good work.
Calder - 02/Aug/13
PS. Good pic too - although I prefer the one looking down from on high.
Calder - 02/Aug/13
Truly deserves photo of the week status ! Almost erotic !
Deviant - 02/Aug/13
Superb photo, sterling effort Franco..will be watching this space for a second ascent !
mr mills - 02/Aug/13
Don't think I've ever wanted a grade to be confirmed so badly! I hope you have a large box of eggs at the ready Franco!
peppermill - 04/Aug/13
What a great photo! Awesome work on the route, Franco.
heelhookofglory - 05/Aug/13
Brilliant effort.
Timmd - 05/Aug/13
Think Andy Farnell should buy Franco a pint (if FRanco drinks) if the grade gets confirmed.
Timmd - 05/Aug/13
Congratulations! This photo was chosen as Photo of the Week, based on votes by registered users over the past 7 days.
UKC Photos - 11/Aug/13
Well done Jake I say - always the bridesmaids us photographers! ;0)
Simon - 11/Aug/13
Well done- a good lesson for the miserable cnuts on here !
Deviant - 11/Aug/13
Good effort man, who cares about the grade when you have a problem as cool as that!
Beastly Squirrel - 11/Aug/13
Perfectly capture moment Jake, well done on a crisp shot
chris fox - 11/Aug/13
You have good teeth. What toothpaste do you use?
Olli-C - 11/Aug/13
it's 8.30am and i'm trying too work my mono's on the beastmaker before work, efforts like yours and photos like this inspire us all, good work both of you.
Andytapper - 12/Aug/13
Very inspiring to see someone so young attempt and succeed at this.
mbh - 12/Aug/13
Franco, have you got 'Psykovsky's Sequins' written on your helmet? If so, why?
The Green Giant - 13/Aug/13
I think we should call this kind of move "The Pinky Pull".....a very motivational photo....nice one Franco! :-D
P.S. I second the comment of Beastly Squirrel
ElaineJD79 - 13/Aug/13
Login as Existing User to add your comments
This picture is copyright. If you want to reproduce or otherwise re-use it, please email the photographer direct via their user profile. Photo added August 02 2013.
Loading Notifications...