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The Sponge Problem 

Hueco: V8 Font: 7B

   
Type:  Boulder, 10'
Original:  Hueco: V8 Font: 7B [details]
FA: Timy Fairfield
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Submitted By: Dead man on Jun 4, 2011

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Sponge V8

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Stand start on the left side of the overhang, far left of Pumping Huecos . Make a couple of moves right to gain the slot in the center of crack, this is the crux.

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By Laeserguns Laeser
Apr 24, 2013

I watched a young Timy Fairfield make the FA of this one fine summer day about 1991-ish. At the time, I'd never seen anyone climb anything that difficult. It's also an excellent boulder problem straight up, without making the traverse right, and much easier.

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