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Jul 6, 2009
John Bachar was killed today while freesoloing a route on the Dike Wall
at Mammoth Lakes, California
Steve Powell
Joined Jul 10, 2002
1,010 points
Jul 6, 2009
Starting up the steep 7b crux of Süpervitamin.
truely a sad day... at least he went doing what he loved. Monty
From Golden, CO
Joined Mar 13, 2006
3,271 points
Jul 6, 2009
RIp Josh Audrey
Joined Jun 17, 2006
202 points
Jul 6, 2009
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My stomach sank the second I hear the news. I just climbed with John on the 27th a true inspiration to all! I will always remember the great effect you have had on my life. You will be missed! Condolences to family and everyone he touched with his life. IanA
From Durango, CO
Joined Nov 19, 2007
888 points
Jul 6, 2009
Somewhere across the fruited plains.
RIP. bless. TobinPetty
From Nampa, ID
Joined Oct 9, 2004
914 points
Jul 6, 2009
such sad news. My thoughts are with his family Leah Leaves
Joined May 21, 2007
286 points
Jul 6, 2009
Working the sick hand-jams on Stemwide aka Big Dih...
Holy SHIT! I don't even know how to respond. It has been quite a rough season in the climbing community. RIP. Dan Dalton
From Boulder, CO
Joined Jul 22, 2006
1,537 points
Jul 6, 2009
Cracker Jack on lead.
RIP best wishes to family and friends. Mike Dudley
From Vegas
Joined Nov 28, 2008
213 points
Site Landlord
Jul 6, 2009
Racked and loaded... name that splitter behind me?...
Great words from Peter Beal:

Andy Laakmann
From Bend, OR
Joined Jan 1, 2001
2,412 points
Jul 6, 2009
Artist Tears P3
Peter Beal did a great job of putting down on paper what many of us feel but are unable to verbalize or put into a coherent string of words. John McNamee
From Littleton, CO
Joined Jul 29, 2002
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