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Charlie Fowler, Kathy (?), and Jim Tangen-Foster (L-to-R) after summiting D7 in 1976. It was Fowler&@POUND@39@SEMICOLON@s 1st time on the Diamond. In 1978, he free soloed the Casual Route.
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Jim Tangen Foster
Nov 11, 2016
Charlie Fowler, Kathy (?), and Jim Tangen-Foster (L-to-R) after summiting D7 in 1976. It was Fowler's 1st time on the Diamond. In 1978, he free soloed the Casual Route.  
Mine are Vasque Ascender shoes that had vibram soles and were inspired by Yvon Chouinard. Their stiff sole was good for aiding and for edging. I believe John Gill bouldered in this model early on. Nov 14, 2016
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Santa Monica, Ca.
YDPL8S   Santa Monica, Ca.
Cool pic! Are those RDs, or maybe Shoenards? Nov 12, 2016

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