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Climber and Their Jobs – Research Survey

Lauren Watson is conducting a short survey into the types of jobs climbers are pursuing.
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More Hot Ice Action

Canadian National Ice Climbing team member Gord McArthur is reporting that John Freeman and Sarah Hueniken have just repeated the Bull River mixed testpiece El Matador.
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13-Year Old Redpoints Scarface 5.14a

Here is a cool video of 13-year old Drew Ruana redpointing Scarface 5.14a at Smith Rocks.
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The North Face Launches 2013 Explore Fund Registration

The North Face in Canada is now accepting Canadian applications for the 2013 Explore Fund (www.explorefund.ca), a program supporting non-profit community organizations that help youth get outdoors.
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Hot Rockies Ice and Mixed Climbing

Canadian national Ice Climbing Team member Gord McArthur has repeated Musashi, the classic M12 Rockies testpiece in the Cineplex Cave.
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Team Petzl in Spain

A very cool video from Joe Kinder highlighting some impressive climbing in Spain.
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Impressive New Mixed Line in Quebec

JF Girard has bagged an impressive new mixed route in Quebec.
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Mike Doyle – Close Call with Fixed Draw

Canadian rock-crusher Mike Doyle narrowly survived unscathed after a quickdraw sling broke during what was supposed to be a short fall at the Virgin River Gorge.
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Sean McColl Campus Training Secrets Revealed

Top Canadian climber Sean McColl reveals his campus board training regime. Impressive.
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How Many Times Can You Fall Off The Same Ice Climb?

Check out this video that highlights some techniques and tactics climbers should avoid when climbing an ice route.
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