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More Sandy than Kevin 

YDS: 5.10d French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 21 British: E3 5b

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch
Original:  YDS: 5.10d French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 21 British: E3 5b [details]
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Submitted By: Peter Franzen on Jan 26, 2006

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More Sandy than Kevin

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Description 

A fun thin climb that starts just to the right of Liquid Jade and Blue Light Special on the lower portion of the wall. Plenty of classic Smith crimps.

Protection 

6 bolts to a bolted anchor


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Rock Climbing Photo: Back in the day. This pic was taken around 1994.
Back in the day. This pic was taken around 1994.
Rock Climbing Photo: More Sandy is on the left, Purple Aces on the righ...
More Sandy is on the left, Purple Aces on the righ...

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By ----
Dec 14, 2008

This route is amazingly good: sustained five ten movement with footholds exactly where you would want them. It almost seems like you're climbing a route that was set to flow smoothly. This could potentially be a replacement warm up for the magic light/overboard routine. I've just never had the guts to break out of the mould and change things up.
By pdxuller
Apr 14, 2014

In my opinion, this a much more fun and more intuitive line than Blue Light Special to the left.
By Alec Carrier
From: Portland, OR
Feb 28, 2016

Super fun, one move wonder, expect great Smith crimps.
By Phildlm
May 30, 2016

Our group's opinion was unanimous - this is a more fun, technical puzzle route than blue light special. Great route.

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