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Big Tuna 

YDS: 5.12d French: 7c Ewbanks: 28 UIAA: IX ZA: 28 British: E6 6b R

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 65'
Original:  YDS: 5.12d French: 7c Ewbanks: 28 UIAA: IX ZA: 28 British: E6 6b R [details]
FA: Greg Arnold (May 26, 2014)
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Submitted By: Briar Horn on May 27, 2014

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Big Tuna [5.12d] links Hot Tuna [5.12a] with Motion in the Ocean [5.12d].
Climb Hot Tuna and clip the anchors (both bolts) continue on mini crimps with technical foot stemming. Head right at the roof, traversing the hidden holds underneath the large run-out overhang. Perform a miraculous dynamic lunging knee-bar to a solid rest and a much-deserved bolt. Continue on Motion with more stemming and a 5.12c bulge. Finish on Motion in the Ocean anchors.


West Face Main Rock


Draws: Hot Tuna: 7 + Motion in the Ocean: 4 = 11 Total

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By drunkenmaster
From: santa rosa, cali
May 24, 2016

Rad!! I always thought of trying this line back in the day :) good job!

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