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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...

Description 

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.

Protection 

Pad, a spotter is nice


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Rock Climbing Photo: "Swinging Richard Direct". Photo by Blit...
BETA PHOTO: "Swinging Richard Direct". Photo by Blit...
Rock Climbing Photo: Swinging Richard Direct (V2), Joshua Tree NP
Swinging Richard Direct (V2), Joshua Tree NP

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By Euan Cameron
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From: Redlands and 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.