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The Hug Sit 

Hueco: V8 Font: 7B

   
Type:  Boulder, 10'
Original:  Hueco: V8 Font: 7B [details]
FA: Sam Enright
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Submitted By: Troy Fauteux on Dec 25, 2015

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Standing up from the sit start.

Description 

Sit/squat start with a small crimp for your right hand and a slopey sidepull for your left hand. Pulling off the ground is hard and you have tiny feet. Stand up and make a desperate move with your right hand up into the slopey undercling. Then adjust feet and throw left hand up to the good crimp above. (At this point you are at the starting holds of The Hug)You can now get a high left foot and make a committing dyno move to the lip. The top is fairly flat and you can make a relatively easy topout at this point.

Location 

If you are staring at Up in Smoke. It's the boulder directly to the left of it.

Protection 

A spotter and 2 pads.


Photos of The Hug Sit Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Sticking the first move
Sticking the first move
Rock Climbing Photo: The starting position. Your left foot is on a real...
The starting position. Your left foot is on a real...

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By Christian Prellwitz
From: Telluride, CO
Dec 27, 2015
rating: V8 7B

FA was Sam Enright
By Troy Fauteux
From: Henniker NH
May 23, 2016

Hard to believe I've been trying this off and on since Christmas. Finally took it down though. Thanks for the support Ian. Felt good to hit the lip on this one.