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Osama Sit-Start Eliminate 

Hueco: V10 Font: 7C+

Type:  Boulder, 15'
Original:  Hueco: V10 Font: 7C+ [details]
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Submitted By: Katy H on Oct 15, 2008

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BETA PHOTO: East Arete of the Campground Boulder Topo


The sit start variation to Osama doesn't use the triangular holds at all. Start at a pinch/sidepull and climb directly up the arete. The large features to the right are off for hands and feet. Use the underclings on the left face and then continue up Osama.



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By Tavis Ricksecker
Apr 13, 2013
rating: V9 7C

Great problem, though contrived. Definitely not v10 if you are >6' tall
By Tim Steele
From: Bishop, CA.
Sep 24, 2013

The description should read "the large features to the LEFT aren't used at all."
By Daniel Winsor
Oct 15, 2015

Very height dependent for the grade. The route description is different now that the undercling to the left came off with the rest of the Pull Down Like DeJesus sloper rail. Although... I don't think the undercling was ever necessary for either Osama or the Sit.
By Tavis Ricksecker
Jul 6, 2016
rating: V9 7C

I never used that undercling for the sit FWIW, so for me the problem hasn't changed. Still not v10 if you are >6' tall :)

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