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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Women’s Climbing Symposium

Women’s Climbing Symposium

| December 6, 2012 | Reply

Highlights video of the Women’s Climbing Symposium that was held at the Climbing Hanger, Liverpool in Nov 2012.

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BD athlete Paul Robinson bouldering 8B+ in Austria’s Zillertal

BD athlete Paul Robinson bouldering 8B+ in Austria’s Zillertal

| December 5, 2012 | Reply

Black Diamond athlete Paul Robinson continues his global bouldering tour with a stop in Austria’s famed Zillertal, home to countless classic boulder problems. This video shows Robinson taking down a small sampling of the quality climbing found in the area, including a speedy ascent of the Incubator (8B) and a proud repeat of Anam Cara […]

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The BP Editor on Dread Left V6/7

The BP Editor on Dread Left V6/7

| December 4, 2012 | Reply

A very cool problem. As Rob mentions in the post. The grade maybe closer to V6, as I reflect on Acid Wash right I did a week ago from the stand and sit. I do believe Acid Wash right from the stand is a bit more technical and powerful, so V6/6+ is probably right. All […]

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Dave Graham in Hueco – Where Love Goes to Die (V13)

Dave Graham in Hueco – Where Love Goes to Die (V13)

| December 4, 2012 | Reply

Dave Graham on the FA of Where Love Goes to Die (V13). The sequence on this problem looks amazingly complicated. Well done Dave. A chess match for sure.

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El Pico

El Pico

| December 4, 2012 | Reply

“El Pico” is a bouldering area located within the town of Tejina, in Tenerife, Spain. Climbers: David “Chorcho”, Marcos Delgado, Damaso Valerón, Ariel Rodriguez & Omar Caballero. Music: Flying Lotus and Mia Doi Todd “My Room Is White” Video & Edition: Omar Caballero El “Pico” es una zona de boulder situada dentro del pueblo de […]

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La Sportiva Legends Only – Backstage

La Sportiva Legends Only – Backstage

| December 3, 2012 | Reply

What do you need to make the best climbing event of the year ? Take the best climbers, the best route setters, the best wall, holds, a warm crowd and some cold beers ! Make sure to check out what happened the day before and the hours after the competition, it’s in there, waiting for […]

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Sending Morning on the Grandma Peabody V13

Sending Morning on the Grandma Peabody V13

| December 1, 2012 | Reply

I managed to capture some good sends one nice morning at the Grandma Peabody. Good temps came in and psych was high. Jeremy Ho climbed the fierce Center Direct. I took down my nemesis The Mystery (felt like v12 to me!) and Mark Heal impressively fired off the burly and nasty Direction (V13). I will […]

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Hukube in Japan Tour of Classic

Hukube in Japan Tour of Classic

| December 1, 2012 | Reply

In Japan Kutiki/V7 Asagao/V3 Pikkoro/V6 Shinbaru/V10 Leaf Mashingun/V9

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Chronicles of and old guy part?

Chronicles of and old guy part?

| November 30, 2012 | 2 Replies

This year has been interesting, I resumed my climbing back in March after a four-plus year layoff. Those who know me know that when I drop something and take on something new I tend to get obsessed with my goal(s). When I stopped climbing in 2008 I literally only climbed one time until 2012. This […]

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Ethan Chase sending in Pawtuckaway – A four pack of videos!

Ethan Chase sending in Pawtuckaway – A four pack of videos!

| November 30, 2012 | Reply

A full value start to Boulder-X. Slap and crimp up the left hand arete leading to the notorious Boulder-X top out. Fanciness V9+, Ethan Chase Fanciness V9+, Ethan Chase, Pawtuckaway, NH from Jim Chase on Vimeo. This is a new route at Round Pond in Pawtuckaway, NH. Described as Project #1, Round Pond (right) in […]

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