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Watch a Short Film on Quebec Dry-Tooling

Quebec has some excellent dry-tooling and this short film focuses on the popular winter crag called St. Alban.
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Short Film On Squamish Crack Clean and Climb

The folks at Squamish Obscurities clean and climb Report All Poachers 5.10b. The re-scrubbed 30-metre crack is located on Riant Ridge in the Valley of Shaddai area. “We had honey gold light filtering through the trees to help make for a beautiful experience.” Rea
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Second Ascent of Original Font Problem l’Alchimiste

Charles Albert has made the second ascent of the original l’Alchimiste and the fourth ascent of the problem. A few days ago, we reported that Alban Levier made the third ascent of the problem via a 2015 variation by Nalle Hukkataival that Levier graded V15. The original
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How to Equalize a Two-Point Anchor

Equalizing anchors is one of the most important skills for outdoor climbers. When it comes to perfecting your climbing skills, be sure to seek the instruction of pros like Association of Canadian Mountain Guides members.
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Watch Will Mayo Send Splitter 5.12d

Watch Will Mayo send a splitter Arizona crack. Synesthesia 5.12d was first climbed by Rodney Blakemore and is found in the Cave Springs area of Sedona. Weaving Sensory Pathways on “Synesthesia” (5.12d), Sedona, Arizona from Will Mayo on Vimeo.
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Ice Climbing Tips From Will Gadd

Will Gadd gives a few pointers for those hoping to get into ice climbing. – Be sure to follow Will Gadd on Instagram here.
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Yuji Hirayama and Friends Go Deep Water Soloing

Watch episode one of the Wine Dine Climb series where Yuji Hirayama climbs with James Pearson and Caroline Ciavaldini. Japanese climber Yuji Hirayama spent seven years in France as a child. He returns to the Mediterranean in this new series from EpicTV. Along with
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Shauna Coxsey and Training With a Finger Injury

Finger injuries can end a climber’s session, season or year and knowing how to prevent and care for them is important. In this clip, Shauna Coxsey trains for a World Cup while resting an injured finger. “She was always adamant that she didn’t want to work with a
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Mathilde Becerra Sends Bishop Problems

Watch Mathilde Becerra send the Bishop classics Soul Singer V9 and Low Rider V10. – Follow Mathilde Becerra on Instagram here.
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Watch a Send of a Classic Squamish Line

Another great video from Stu Smith of a send from the Squamish Smoke Bluffs. The route was first climbed by Peter Croft and Tami Knight at 5.11b. As Smith wrote, “There were two bolts protecting the roof and lip, luckily they were chopped leaving a pure gear protected route
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