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Swinging Richard Direct 

Swinging Richard Direct 

Hueco: V2 Font: 5+

Type:  Boulder, 15'
Original:  Hueco: V2 Font: 5+ [details]
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Submitted By: C Miller on Jan 23, 2006

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Working the slopers on Swinging Richard Direct (V2...


Start at the southwest corner of the boulder with both hands matched on a large incut jug (same as for Swinging Richard) and then launch up the rounded arete above. Balancy and sometime reachy moves on this enjoyable problem.


Pad, a spotter is nice

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Swinging Richard Direct (V2), Joshua Tree NP

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By Euan Cameron
From: Mammoth Lakes
Jan 25, 2015
rating: V2 5+

The problem is spoiled by the easy options out right. It seems kinda forced to avoid the big reachable holds.