Comments: The top holds may looked chipped, but they are not. Mike Cichon is one the last people who'd chip holds, and I have it on VERY good information that they are as natural as it gets (in a quarry)!
Comments: You guys should give this guy a break with the Gunks dress code. He is 74 1/2 years old, has been climbing at the Gunks for 40+ years and is my father (though I'll admit that his slings are a little old). May we all be so lucky!!