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I Love the Big Top 

YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a

   
Type:  Sport
Original:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Charlie Kardaleff
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Submitted By: Alysha Punnett on Aug 30, 2008

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working thru the lower section.

Description 

Fun laybacking, sweet positive holds and powerful movement all the way to the top.

Location 

Find the big flake on the very left-hand side of the wall.

Protection 

Well bolted, chains or rings at the top.


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By Emerson Takahashi
Mar 3, 2017
rating: 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a

some awkward moves off the ground, then again towards the top(if I remember correctly).

Seems just a touch hard(awkward) for 5.9, but I wouldn't call it a 5.10 either. Good route to start or end the day on

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