Author Archive: Scott Sanchez

Just a bouldering junkie looking for great problems that inspire me to keep pushing myself and just get out and climb.

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THE BIG ONE – A Rocklands Bouldering Film

THE BIG ONE – A Rocklands Bouldering Film

| October 16, 2019 | Reply

From: WEDGE CLIMBING We love any video highlighting bouldering in the Rocklands, enjoy! The highlights from a month in Rocklands. Boulders were climbed, injuries were sustained, laxative was consumed and fun was had.

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Eric Horst Training For Climbing – Finger Strength

Eric Horst Training For Climbing – Finger Strength

| July 20, 2019 | Reply

A good friend mentioned he wanted to start working his finger strength, this video by Eric Horst takes us through the steps needed to become an all-round better climber. Please be careful when doing any of these routines as injuries are common, start slow, make sure your fingers are healthy, you are hydrated and you […]

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The Rhino 7b+ at Rocklands

The Rhino 7b+ at Rocklands

| July 19, 2019 | Reply

A must watch vid from the Bouldering Bobat, this is definitely one of the coolest boulders on the globe. From Mountain Project: This is it. Arguably one of the most aesthetically interesting boulders (if you can even call it that) in all of Rocklands, and perhaps even the world. The Rhino, with its mixture of […]

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Bouldering in the Rocklands in 4k

Bouldering in the Rocklands in 4k

| July 17, 2019 | Reply

We have yet to visit the Rocklands bouldering in South Africa, but it certainly seems like one of the best crags on the globe. Enjoy this vid filmed in 4k by Bouldering Bobat as the crew sends several great looking lines.

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Sydney Bouldering

Sydney Bouldering

| July 10, 2019 | Reply

It is time to go down under and check out the bouldering scene in Australia. Problems: Brad Brad (V4) – 1:13 Paratroopin (V7) – 2:16 Low Down Boogie Nights (V8) – 5:01 7th Day Ascentist (V9) – 6:30 C.O.A.T. (V10) – 9:14 If The Shoe Fits (V8) – 10:23 Rocketman (V10) – 11:16 All The […]

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Paul Robinson on Karoshi, V15/8C FA

Paul Robinson on Karoshi, V15/8C FA

| July 8, 2019 | Reply

This variant of one of Hueco Classic lines (New Map of Hell) looks amazing. Video courtesy of Paul Robinson I spent a total of two weeks trying this thing more or less day on followed by a day off because of how sharp the boulder problem is. Thankfully by the end of the trip, I […]

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Jędrzej Wilczyński on Hvězdná Relikvie 9a/8c+

Jędrzej Wilczyński on Hvězdná Relikvie 9a/8c+

| July 4, 2019 | Reply

This line looks amazing and we are pumped just watching this video! As reported on 8a.nu Jędrzej wilczyński has repeated Martin Stranik’s Hvězdná Relikvie 9a/8c+ or 8B+/B in Szklarska Porêba, Poland after 17 sessions spread out in a year.    

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Bernd Zangerl on Il Colonel SDS 8B+ FA

Bernd Zangerl on Il Colonel SDS 8B+ FA

| July 2, 2019 | Reply

Bernd Zangerl makes the first Ascent of IL COLONEL SDS in Val di Orco, Italy

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Nalle Hukkataival sends the Finnish Line (8C/8C+) Rocklands

Nalle Hukkataival sends the Finnish Line (8C/8C+) Rocklands

| July 1, 2019 | Reply

“A gem rarer than diamonds.” That’s how BD Athlete Nalle Hukkataival describes The Finnish Line (V16). Sitting untouched for years within a mecca for bouldering, Nalle’s latest testpiece has it all—aesthetics, difficulty and a beautiful setting. Plus, it’s now a contender for Rocklands’ hardest boulder problem. This problem is currently noted as 8C on https://www.8a.nu/ […]

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Margo Hayes at Joe’s Valley

Margo Hayes at Joe’s Valley

| June 30, 2019 | Reply

Girl Power! In recent years Margot Hayes has won many youth national competitions, as well as placing in adult national comps. Did we mention she’s only 16? Margo might just be one of the nicest, most down to earth people you’ll meet around any crag, but she’ll leave you in the dust as far as […]

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