Alte Dahl stars as the B.A.S.E. Jumper in this commercial... make sure to check out the 5.10's on his feet!
Yesterday, after a long drive to the huge metropolis of Belo Horizonto on Sunday, we got an early start to check out a classic power boulder from Felipe called Amnesia. I warmed up and checked the moves... I was surprised on how the boulder suited my style. Compression, steep, about 45 degrees, and small holds. It's 8 moves long so it's quick to the point. You have to hit the moves perfectly with no hesitation. Bouldering at it's finest.
Paul Robinson managed the second ascent of Monkey Wedding, v15, in Rocklands—stay tuned for more info!
Crankworx is a premier event on the MTB bicyclist calendar. Held in Whistler, British Columbia, the event includes every discipline in the gravity segment of the market. Crankworx is a two week event with the major events kicking into gear on the second week. Team Five Ten arrived on Wednesday of the second week to set up our 10’x10’ pop-up tent of the second week. Just in time to see the Gravity DH race down A-Line happen. Timing of arrival was perfect as the crowds of spectators and racers would only build from here. Our tent location was excellent...
Check out this video of Jack Reading's 2010 Crankworx exploits.
Just got back from Atlanta. Again. This time, I was there for the US National Team Training camp set up by Claudiu Videscelu, the US Team coach. The camp was six days long at Stone Summit, and everyone there was climbing at a level that pushed everyone to try harder on every single climb.