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Feb 10, 2009
Check out page 62 of the new Climbing!
Brownie points to anyone who knows the "Winsonsinite" reference.
Tradoholic
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Feb 11, 2009
As usual my Climbing is delayed (damn post office) so I haven't seen it yet. Isn't Winsonsinite what they referred to Jay as in the last issue he was featured in (mid-07?) when they called him (and nobody has proved any different as far as I know) the "first Winsonsinite to climb 5.14". Go Jay! Chris treggE
From Madison, WI
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Feb 12, 2009
Correctdamundo!
That does beg the question has any other "Winsonsinite" ever climbed 5.14??????
"Winsonsinite" defined by being born or moving to Wisconsin by Age 5.
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Feb 12, 2009
I would say that if you can indeed load up your u-haul, drive there, & unload it before you are age 5; I would think 5.14 should be the minimum grade you could climb. Buff Johnson
Joined Dec 19, 2005
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Feb 12, 2009
this article isn't on their website is it? Leveille
From Appleton, WI
Joined Nov 1, 2006
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Feb 12, 2009
We forgive you Samet. Just don't ever fuck with us again!
Keep killing it in CO. If you want to get worked over come to Devils Lake! Free lodging!
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Feb 13, 2009
I started a thread after the climbing first printed the "Winsonsinite" article wondering if he was the first to climb 5.14. Here's the link.

mountainproject.com/v/midwest/...

Apparently there is a Wisconsin born guy repeating so of Tommy C. 14's in Colorado.
Terry Kieck
Joined Jul 19, 2002
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Feb 25, 2009
Wow, full page photo! Nice Jay!

Rock Climbing Photo: Jay Knower climbing Bottom Feeder (5.13), picture ...
Jay Knower climbing Bottom Feeder (5.13), picture featured in Climbing Magazine.
Paul Campbell
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Feb 25, 2009
The red arrow is in case anyone confuses Jay for Kate. LOL! Chris treggE
From Madison, WI
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Feb 25, 2009
Chris treggE wrote:
The red arrow is in case anyone confuses Jay for Kate. LOL!


LOL!

....it came from the other page :P
Paul Campbell
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Feb 25, 2009
Wow, that arrow is funny as hell out of context! Tradoholic
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Feb 25, 2009
Don't you know that a red arrow always follows me around? It's getting a bit annoying, actually. Jay Knower
From Campton, NH
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Feb 25, 2009
Jay, that's just weird. You should probably get that checked out.

Rock Climbing Photo: Famous climber.  Posted for a thread.  Hi Jay!
Famous climber. Posted for a thread. Hi Jay!
Chris treggE
From Madison, WI
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Feb 25, 2009
LOL!! Tradoholic
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Feb 26, 2009
Chris treggE wrote:
Jay, that's just weird. You should probably get that checked out.


Wow, now I'm worried, this coming from a doctor.
Jay Knower
From Campton, NH
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Feb 26, 2009
It's almost like The Omen

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Buff Johnson
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Feb 26, 2009
Rock Climbing Photo: What is Jay Doing?
What is Jay Doing?
Kayte Knower
Joined Feb 1, 2004
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Feb 26, 2009
Now those are some good looking fellas.....even with that big red arrow following along.

But what is Jay doing? Great question.....
Ron L Long
From Out yonder in Wisco.
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Feb 26, 2009
I don't know. You were supposed to be watching him at the time. Kayte Knower
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Feb 26, 2009
I believe by the time the picture was taken it was officially your job Kayte.... Ron L Long
From Out yonder in Wisco.
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Feb 27, 2009
Jay was getting busy with Miss November from the bachelor party! jason conway
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Feb 27, 2009
The red arrow made him do it. Chris treggE
From Madison, WI
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Aug 8, 2009


There is the arrow but where is jay?
lee hansche
From goffstown, nh
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Aug 19, 2009
Write on, Jay! Paul Jones
From Madison, WI
Joined Jun 12, 2007
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Aug 19, 2009
Chris treggE wrote:
The red arrow is in case anyone confuses Jay for Kate. LOL!


I don't think anyone actually confuses Jay for Kayte or vice versa, but their shoes are a different story...
James Schroeder
From Sauk County, WI
Joined May 7, 2002
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Aug 19, 2009
Easy. His are Evolv and mine are 5.10. Kayte Knower
Joined Feb 1, 2004
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