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Rock Climbing Photo: Nate a few moments before he took a whipper and br...
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By jason seaver
From: Estes Park, CO
Jan 14, 2010
Did it have anything to do with the belayer being 15 feet away from the cliff?
By Jeff Hebert
From: Seattle, WA
Apr 17, 2010
I don't believe so--he just hit it really awkwardly against the wall, but I hear you on the belay location.
By John Wilder
From: Las Vegas, NV
Dec 3, 2010
having just climbed this route, a soft catch would be mandatory if you blew it at the crux above the climbers head- something the belayer couldnt give from his position...
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Nate a few moments before he took a whipper and broke his ankle on Steep Thrills

Submitted By: Jeff Hebert on Apr 13, 2009
On this route:
Steep Thrills (5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a )
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