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Richard Shore

32 years old · Male

Member Since
Aug 17, 2009
Last Visit: 2 hours ago
6,947 Points
Point Rank: #66 Details

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Favorite Climbs
The big ones. Long, hard, multi-day, preferably cold.
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Some partners I've had the pleasure of sharing a rope with, both past and present:
Adam Kimmerly
Adrienne Kentner
Andy Patterson
Chad Furman
Jack Ziegler
Mark Collar
Erik Harz
Robby Beno
Dennis Morel
Fred Beckey
Tony Becchio
Darren Odgers
Kelly Lindsay
Joe Stern
Joseph Stover
Michael Stearns
Mike Morley
Daniel Luna
Srin Surapanani
Haven Livingston
Nick Rhoads
Bernadette Regan
Michael Lukens
Alfred Kwok
Jordan Lewis
Phil Lamoreaux
Grayson Kemp
Justin Tomlinson
Ball
Phil Bircheff
Galen Vansant
Johnny K
Aaron Reed
Brian Cooper
Kevin Riley
Myles Moser
Amy Ness
Matt Niro
Jason Parks
Jason Stuckey
Peter Pribik
Katie Goodwin
Christopher Orozco
Earl McAlister
Dave Russel
Vitaliy Musiyenko
Josie McKee
Bud Miller
Julian Poush
Brian Prince
Natalie Brechtel
Neil Kauffman
Tony Lewis
Ken Kreis
Andrew Soleman

Summit of Cerro Fitz Roy, after climbing the Afanassieff (Filo Noroeste) VI 5.10 5,200'

Peter Pribik and I climbing high on the west face / Ragni Route on Cerro Torre, Argentine Patagonia. Photo by the New Zealand Alpine Team

Erik Harz and I on P9 of the South Face IV 5.10c R 1,600' of El Gran Trono Blanco, Baja California Norte, Mexico. Photo by Tijuana local Alejandro.

Traversing into the "5.10 Waterfall" pitch on the Original Route (VI 5.10 C3+ 2,000'), SE Face of Mt Proboscis, Cirque of the Unclimbables, Northwest Territories, Canada. Pic: Dave Russell

David Russell following a superb headwall splitter on the Lotus Flower Tower (V 5.11- 2,200'), Cirque of the Unclimbables, Northwest Territories Canada

Natalie Brechtel following P25 of La Presencia de Mi Padre (VI 5.10+ 5,400') on El Monstruo, Valle Cochamo Chile


5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a
 3
South Arete Direct
Trad 12 pitches
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 1
La Cara Perfecta (Ten)
Sport 14 pitches
M5 Steep Snow
 1
Inconceivable
Trad, Mixed, Snow, Alpine 6 pitches
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b AI3 Steep Snow
 2
Checkered Demon
Trad, Ice, Snow, Alpine 6 pitches
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b PG13
 46
Challenger
Trad 4 pitches
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
 47
Texas Hold 'Em
Trad 9 pitches
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
South Arete Direct Sequoia & Kings… > Hamilton Lakes… > Angel Wings
 3
5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a Trad 12 pitches
La Cara Perfecta (Ten) Southern Sierra > Patterson Bluff > Patterson Left
 1
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Sport 14 pitches
Inconceivable High Sierra > 05 - Convict La… > Pyramid Peak
 1
M5 Steep Snow Trad, Mixed, Snow, Alpine 6 pitches
Checkered Demon High Sierra > 07 - Humphreys… > Checkered Demon
 2
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b AI3 Steep Snow Trad, Ice, Snow, Alpine 6 pitches
Challenger Southern Nevada > … > 10-Pine Creek C… > Challenger Wall
 46
5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b PG13 Trad 4 pitches
Texas Hold 'Em Southern Nevada > … > 16-Black Velvet… > Texas Wall / W Velvet…
 47
5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a Trad 9 pitches
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 1
Direct East Face
Aug 3, 2018 · OS w/Natalie. 9:15 C2C
Trad, Alpine 7 pitches
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
 1
White Peregrines
Jul 31, 2018 · OS w/Natalie
Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
 4
Northeast Ridge
Jul 30, 2018 · w/ Natalie
Trad, Alpine
WI2+ Steep Snow
 3
North Couloir
Jul 28, 2018 · solo. 5:45 C2C
Trad, Ice, Snow, Alpine
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
 19
Last Exit
Jul 20, 2018
Trad
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
 68
Sideshow
Jul 20, 2018
Trad
Route Name Location Star Rating Difficulty Date
Direct East Face High Sierra > 12 - Kearsarge… > Nameless Pyramid
 1
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad, Alpine 7 pitches
Aug 3, 2018 · OS w/Natalie. 9:15 C2C
White Peregrines High Sierra > 07 - Humphreys… > Granite Park Spire
 1
5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad, Alpine 6 pitches
Jul 31, 2018 · OS w/Natalie
Northeast Ridge High Sierra > 07 - Humphreys… > Bear Claw Spire (Peak…
 4
5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b Trad, Alpine
Jul 30, 2018 · w/ Natalie
North Couloir High Sierra > 08 - Bishop Pas… > Mt. Lamarck
 3
WI2+ Steep Snow Trad, Ice, Snow, Alpine
Jul 28, 2018 · solo. 5:45 C2C
Last Exit Sierra Eastside > … > Rock Creek > Gong Show Wall
 19
5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c Trad
Jul 20, 2018
Sideshow Sierra Eastside > … > Rock Creek > Gong Show Wall
 68
5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad
Jul 20, 2018

Tick Breakdown

Pitches Routes Days Out
90 Days 31 15 11
Last Year 136 44 34
5 Years 1,980 458 276
All Time 4,333 2,142 691

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