16 year old Five Ten athlete Enzo Oddo completed The Beautiful and the Damned V13, a problem originally sent by fellow team 5.10 member Kevin Jorgeson. From an article on Rock and Ice: "The young French phenom was spotted by his father, who amongst a litter of crash pads made sure his son didn't hurt himself trying to complete the third ascent. Oddo's third ascent of The Beautiful and the Damned follows in the footsteps of such hard climbers as Jorgeson and Ethan Pringle."
Just a quick message to say I made my first 8c+ yesterday - Lover 2.1 in the Zillertal. Im really happy with this, and it puts me in good spirit for my return to England next month to try my project as I know I am in my best shape ever, by a long long way.
Carlo Traversi has made the 2nd ascent of Daniel Woods' The Game at Boulder canyon, CO. The FA was made a little more than a year ago aftermany sessions. I think Daniel spent 17 days or so on it.
Ya hace unos meses, la empresa americana de pies de gato y zapatillas de montaña Five Ten, se intereso por mi, después de unos contactos y espera, llego el momento e hicimos oficial nuestro contrato de patrocinio, porque si algo tienen es seriedad en lo que hacen, de esta manera, junto a muchos de mis compañeros de diferentes edades y diferentes ubicaciones geográficas se ha formado un buen equipo de escaladores de la marca Five Ten.
It's been a while since my last post... but I could say the same for the last time I touched some true rocks! School, work and comps have been pretty much what I've been trough all winter cause I didn't get to travel. Fortunately, here in Montreal Sun is warming up and snow is slowly melting uncovering a fresh smell of Spring! Hope is very high for going out climbing again in the local spots in a not so distant future!
So here she is, the third installment of the 7 trailer phenomena from our upcoming film Slippery When Wet. Next up is good friend and amazing athlete Drew Duval. Duval’s humble beginnings started right here in southern California before moving to the East Coast and continuing to progress his skills there. There are a few reasons why I decided to feature Drew as one of our starring athletes. A prominent factor was Drew’s utter love for the river and passion for being in his kayak. He is one of those guys that loves to kayak regardless of what he...