Route Guide    Partners    Forum    Photos    What's New    Journal        
Sign Up  |   Log In:Login with Facebook
REI Community
Mr. Lees Greater Hong Kong
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Bodyguard from Beijing S 
Buddhist Palm S 
Crocodile Hunter S 
Drunken Master S 
Hardboiled S 
Hell of the Horny Dragon, The S 
New Legend of Shaolin, The S 
Pork Chop Express S 
White Lotus S 
Wild Kingdom S 

Hardboiled 

YDS: 5.13b French: 8a Ewbanks: 29 UIAA: IX+ ZA: 30 British: E7 6c

   
Type:  Sport, 60'
Original:  YDS: 5.13b French: 8a Ewbanks: 29 UIAA: IX+ ZA: 30 British: E7 6c [details]
FA: Phil Requist '95
Page Views: 602
Submitted By: Sean Denny on Nov 9, 2010

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (5)
Your todo list:
Your stars:
Your rating: -none- [change]
Your ticklist: [add new tick]
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]

Description 

Another unrelenting burl-fest. Lots of big moves off of decent holds.
According to the Edward's guide, on the first ascent, Requist clipped only 4 of 11 bolts to save time.

Location 

Start immediately right of Buddhist Palm on the obvious egg cobble. Meet Buddhist Palm at the anchors.

Protection 

Bolts with chain draws.


Comments on Hardboiled Add Comment
Show which comments
By Micah Elconin
Jun 26, 2013

A Requist masterpiece.
By Bob Banks
Jul 1, 2013

"Not a masterpiece." - Chris "Normal Guy" Leube (after falling off it for the umpteenth time).
By andy patterson
Administrator
From: Carpinteria, CA
Jul 1, 2013

Yes, if I recall from the video, Normal Guy said it "wasn't as good as Better Than Life".
By Bob Banks
Jul 4, 2013

Textbook redpoint failure:

Hard Boiled - 5.13b - Redpoint Failure
.
By steve edwards
From: SLC, UT
Jul 3, 2014

Beautiful.
By Micah Elconin
Nov 10, 2016

Elijah shot nice footage of my recent redpoint.

crankenstein.com/2016/11/10/mi...