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The Kind sitstart 

Hueco: V6+ Font: 7A

Type:  Boulder, Alpine, 12'
Original:  Hueco: V7 Font: 7A+ [details]
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Submitted By: Daniel Madson on Jul 26, 2009

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Anne Sticking the pinch hold of The Kind SDS.

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    The crux is the first move. Start on the rail underneath the original start.


    Some pads.

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    By tcamillieri
    From: Denver
    Aug 6, 2009

    So, the start is down and right of the Kind. Starts on a short crimp rail and does a left hand move to an improbable pinch. Hard move coming in with your right hand to an underclinging sidepull. Then fire into a decent hold on the Kind and finish. Two Pads. I don't think this is called the Kind sit start.
    By Cesar Valencia
    Jun 6, 2013
    rating: V7 7A+

    I started on the slopey rail with a heel hook to the left. Moved right hand up to a crimp and walked my feet back under me. Made a left hand move to a slopey edge/pinch (crux). Then got right heel hook and came in left hand to an okay edge compression. Finally bumped left hand to a good hold on The Kind and continued up the line.
    By Cesar Valencia
    Jul 27, 2013
    rating: V7 7A+

    Beta video for The Kind Sit, V7, also Mandix, V10:

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