A trip up the legendary classic in Tuolumne meadows.
Our favorite space flight jet plane designer, Aaron Cassebeer, climbing with the VMiles on R.A.F. (5.9) - Echo Cove, Joshua Tree.
Five Ten is proud to support the Portuguese Big Wall Expedition. A team of climbers headed out to the Charakusa Valley in Northeastern Pakistan with the following goal: "Inspired by the place and the existing lines we make this expedition in order to open new Bigwall routes in the several Brakks 400-1200 meters."
This past weekend was the Nor'easter at Loon Mountain in Lincoln, NH. It was a great event with great weather and better climbing. It was also one of the first music festivals I've been to so that was a cool experience. The world cup wall was set with some great problems! For a relatively small amount of people, the crowd was pretty lively and being from New England, I had a pretty big cheering section of people who know me, which made it even more fun.
Its hard to understand the kayak industry unless you’re in it. We love to kayak but we also love to party, loud, long, and hard. The Feather Festival on the North Fork of the Feather river has continued to be a hub for great racing and EPIC partying. This year was no exception. Some of the top athletes on the west coast came and showed what they were made of.
On the mend... I realized that if I could find problems with big or at least open handed left hand holds, I would be able to start bouldering again, and maybe even try hard. First off was Revolver – an 8a+ I had tried before but written off as I thought it was too reachy for me (what a rubbish attitude…) The holds are all quite big, but very un-positive and very far apart, requiring maximum tension to link. It wasn’t too reachy at all, I was just grovelling for excuses after getting shut down. After a...