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Thews  

Hueco: V6 Font: 7A

   
Type:  Boulder, 11'
Consensus:  Hueco: V6 Font: 7A [details]
FA: Travis Melin
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Aaron James Parlier on Jan 21, 2010

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Description 

"Thews: Muscles and tendons perceived as generating such strength."

A personal favorite:
"Thews" stand-starts on the lowest section of a geometric arete bulge, with feet on a bad bottom rail. left hand on the "jigsaw piece" flake, right hand pinch crimping on the geometric arete.
go up through big moves to crimps/pinches to gain the slopey and exposed top out. top out is above the start and is challenging.

...V5 for locals...

Location 

The middle bulge-arete on the front face of the Thews Boulder

Protection 

pads


Photos of Thews Slideshow Add Photo
Aaron doing what he does best
Aaron doing what he does best
Aaron Parlier trying to figure out what the start to "Thews" was before the line ever went.
Aaron Parlier trying to figure out what the start ...
Aaron Parlier on the third move on "thews"
Aaron Parlier on the third move on "thews"
Aaron Parlier cleaning the feet to "Thews"
Aaron Parlier cleaning the feet to "Thews"
Aaron workin Thews.
Aaron workin Thews.
Aaron Parlier on Thews.
Aaron Parlier on Thews.

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By Jay Shultis
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From: Blacksburg VA
Nov 7, 2011

Beautiful line, as good in person as the pics look!