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Survival of the Fittest 

YDS: 5.12b French: 7b Ewbanks: 26 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 26 British: E5 6b

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 100'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.12b French: 7b Ewbanks: 26 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 26 British: E5 6b [details]
FA: Louie Anderson, 2006
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Submitted By: Muff on Sep 21, 2009

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Great long route.


Left of Natural Selection (5.12c), but shares the first bolt with that route.


13 bolts, ring anchors

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By Choncho
Feb 4, 2013

ACs grade assessment is accurate.
By Greg Parker
Feb 16, 2013
rating: 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b

Agreed. 12b.
By Jan Tarculas
From: Riverside, Ca
Oct 6, 2013
rating: 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b

very top section (routes old crux) is definitely harder compared to when I got the red point on it. Someone broke up loose holds up top making the crux harder and maybe height dependent. When I made the move on TR I was almost completely horizontal and doing a reachy move to past the crux...
By John Ericson
Jun 8, 2014

Like many quarry climbs, this route has several no hands rests, which makes pump management much easier than one might believe from reading the guidebook description. The upper crux felt V3 to me.
By James Weiss 1
From: Pasadena, California
Sep 30, 2014

One of my favorite routes at the Quarry. Highly recommend.
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