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Compression Lesson 

Hueco: V4+ Font: 6B+

   
Type:  Boulder
Original:  Hueco: V4+ Font: 6B+ [details]
FA: JSGreenboy
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Submitted By: James Green on Jan 31, 2016

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BETA PHOTO: Working my right foot up to the rail.

Description 

The crux is getting your foot work right, while on the top slopers. Good holds on the way up, a gaston and a few crimps. Top is the worst, negative angle pinches and one sharp crystal to crimp down on. It will give you a lot of trouble if you don't focus on balancing and shifting your weight.


Location 

This route is directly to the left of "Super B" and to the right of "Little Tree". It starts with a right hand on a crack from "Super B", then to the ledge with a left. Work your way left on the face, to a gaston match, then work your way straight up to the top out.

Protection 

A pad or two and a spotter.


Photos of Compression Lesson Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Palming the top like my life depends on it
BETA PHOTO: Palming the top like my life depends on it
Rock Climbing Photo: First moves of Compression Lesson, after the start...
BETA PHOTO: First moves of Compression Lesson, after the start...

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