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Golden Gloves 

YDS: 5.10a/b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VI+ British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 80'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10 French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII- British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Rob Robinson, Arno Ilgner, '85
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BETA PHOTO: about near the crux

Description 

"Are you a contender?"

A little harder than it's neighbor to the left, Precious Orr.


Location 

Just right and downhill of Precious Orr, trailside.

Shares anchors with P.O., these routes are pretty popular and a hassle. The ring hangers don't have any way to clip in "high and low" so you need to watch out for crossed ropes.


Protection 

Mostly fingers and hands will get you there. Contracting into the slot 2/3rds the way up gets you an "awkward but no hands" before "the bizness".

Yellow or reds (.75-1.0) protect the hardest moves with aplomb...



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By Rob Dillon
Jun 4, 2007

Uh-oh, my fingers don't really work in here...

By david Adkins
Jan 12, 2009
rating: 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ E3 5b

10 c would be a more accurate grade in my book.

By Nick Stayner
From: The Magic City
Jan 12, 2009
rating: 5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ E2 5b

I'd probably agree, but it fits with a lot of the other 10as at the T-Wall.

By JohnWesely
From: Red River Gorge
Jan 22, 2013

5.10, lol.