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Touching the Sky 

Hueco: V12 Font: 8A+

Type:  Boulder, Alpine
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Submitted By: eddysamson on Sep 19, 2015  with updates from Kai Webler

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Touching the Sky V12

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Starts to the left of The Fin. Stand start on two edges.

Jamie Rushford recently added a sit start variation which goes at V12/V13.


Left of the Fin


lots of pads

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By Kai Webler
Jul 10, 2016
rating: V12 8A+

Touching the sky v12 start standing on two edges and climb straight up the center of the face.
By eddysamson
Jul 11, 2016

I've heard anywhere from V9-12 for this. Perhaps the discrepancy comes from the first move being so height dependent?
By Ian McAfee
From: Concord, NH
Aug 1, 2017
rating: V12 8A+

The best ever.

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