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Jul 27, 2010
Taken Sunday, 7-25-10.

L to R: Michael Kennedy, Jim Donini, George Lowe, Greg Lowe, Ron Olevsky, Layton Kor, Tom Cochrane, Jeff Lowe(seated)

For a complete trip report, see Ron Olevsky's thread on Supertopo.

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JML
Joined May 3, 2009
37 points
Jul 27, 2010
Latok 1 reunion, how did that go? goatboy
From Nederland, CO
Joined Jan 15, 2008
32 points
Jul 27, 2010
Very well. Enough conversation soaked in that weekend to last a lifetime. JML
Joined May 3, 2009
37 points
Jul 27, 2010
Rock Wars, RRG, 2008
Wow....THAT was the event to attend is seems this past weekend. Woodchuck ATC
Joined Nov 29, 2007
3,091 points
Jul 27, 2010
Bouldering at right side of Sun Deck
The curriculum vitae of that group pretty much defines the standard on which our sport is built. YDPL8S
From Santa Monica, Ca.
Joined Aug 7, 2003
933 points
Jul 27, 2010
Perhaps I'm out of the loop: but what's with Jeff Lowe being in the electric wheel chair?

I'm sure that would have been a heckuva great campfire, with stories of those guys!!! For Sure!!!

Juan
no1nprtclr
From Front range Colorado
Joined Oct 31, 2006
71 points
Jul 27, 2010
He has been afflicted with MS. JML
Joined May 3, 2009
37 points
Jul 27, 2010
black nasty
what an awesome line up!

it was donini's burpday too (if i remember right...)
happy burpday ol'jim!

cory
Cor
Joined Mar 6, 2006
1,175 points
Jul 27, 2010
He has been afflicted with MS.



thanks, what a bummer. poor guy!!

Juan
no1nprtclr
From Front range Colorado
Joined Oct 31, 2006
71 points
Jul 27, 2010
Even so, Jeff probably has a more cheerful disposition than a majority of the healthy population. He is truly an inspiration. JML
Joined May 3, 2009
37 points
Jul 27, 2010
Climbing in Smuggler's Notch
ALS, I believe.

Great photo's, Jody!
Brian in SLC
Joined Oct 6, 2003
11,031 points
Jul 28, 2010
crack at undisclosed location - my little proj
JML - I always dig your picture posts. Liked the sunrises a lot. thanks. Timmamok
From Durango, CO
Joined Sep 1, 2008
134 points
Jul 28, 2010
You can love your rope but you can't "LOVE&qu...
How many years of cumulative climbing experience is represented by this photo? Maybe 300? Lee Smith
Joined Sep 5, 2003
1,686 points
Jul 28, 2010
Bouldering at right side of Sun Deck
^^^^^^

And that's just Donini! :-)
YDPL8S
From Santa Monica, Ca.
Joined Aug 7, 2003
933 points
Jul 28, 2010
YDPL8S wrote:
^^^^^^ And that's just Donini! :-)


LOL!!!
JML
Joined May 3, 2009
37 points
Jul 28, 2010
You can love your rope but you can't "LOVE&qu...
Donini's years are compressed because of all the time he spent in Alaska and Patagonia. But yeah, 300 is about right.

Seriously. Most of those guys have at least 40 years climbing. Some probably have more than that. So 300 isn't too far off the mark? That is a LOT of stories....
Lee Smith
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Jul 30, 2010
rockerwaves
Their accumulative mountain knowledge,well now, that's priceless! Olaf Mitchell
From Paia, Maui, Hi,
Joined Mar 16, 2007
4,261 points
Jul 30, 2010
Rock Wars, RRG, 2008
what a great group guide service they could open together Woodchuck ATC
Joined Nov 29, 2007
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Administrator
Jul 30, 2010
Starting the second section of Live to climb anoth...
Wow! what history. Brad "Stonyman" Killough
From Alabama
Joined Jan 18, 2008
5,967 points
Jul 30, 2010
Got Milk? How about forearm pump? Tony leads "...
Next time anybody sees Donini, Tell him that I was just talking with Tom Engelbach and wondered if his toes were still hurting him. Then stand back and wait for the cussing to stop... hehehh hhe. Tony B
From Around Boulder, CO
Joined Jan 1, 2001
23,502 points
Jul 30, 2010
Coffee after freezing our asses off near James Pea...
Jeff has another disease that looks like MS on the surface, but is different. He mentioned it on Supertopo a while back. In any case, it's a nice photo. Good to see some faces in there I have only read about or heard a friend was climbing with.

Thanks for posting that, Jody.
Stich
From Colorado Springs, Colorado
Joined Jan 1, 2001
1,496 points
Jul 30, 2010
In the sea of Cortez - Baja California, Mexico
Tony B wrote:
Next time anybody sees Donini, Tell him Tony Bubb was just talking with Tom Engelbach and wondered if his toes were still hurting him. Then stand back and wait for the cussing to stop... hehehh hhe.


Tony - Oh come on...you gotta tell a little more of the story than that!

JML - very cool!
AJS
From Boulder, CO
Joined Mar 4, 2008
33 points
Jul 30, 2010
Got Milk? How about forearm pump? Tony leads "...
AJS wrote:
Tony - Oh come on...you gotta tell a little more of the story than that! JML - very cool!


I've told it here:

mountainproject.com/v/general_...

Busting his balls was kinda fun considering who it was and how he'd introduced himself to me.
Tony B
From Around Boulder, CO
Joined Jan 1, 2001
23,502 points
Jul 31, 2010
A year or two of climbing experience in this photo. :)

Jim Donini(l), George Lowe

JML
Joined May 3, 2009
37 points
Jul 31, 2010
The Latok 1 team:

JML
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Aug 3, 2010
Couldn't ask for a better backdrop for filming...

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