New speed record on the Nose

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Spanky

Social climber
boulder co
Topic Author's Original Post - Oct 21, 2017 - 09:47am PT
Apparently Brad Gobright and Jim Reynolds have broken the record on the Nose with a time of 2:19!! unbelievable!
Lambone

Big Wall climber
Ashland, Or
Oct 21, 2017 - 09:50am PT
Wow! Congrats boys!
ClimbingOn

Trad climber
NY
Oct 21, 2017 - 09:54am PT
Congratulations to them! Well done!
Ojai Alex

Trad climber
Alex Bury
Oct 21, 2017 - 10:05am PT
Oh hell ya!!!!
My guess is that neither will be paying for shoes anymore ;)
Mr Munk Funk

Trad climber
Musanze, Rwanda
Oct 21, 2017 - 10:17am PT
About time for Hans to come out of retirement ;)
Seriously though congrats guys
Walleye

climber
The Hot Kiss On the End of a Wet Fist
Oct 21, 2017 - 10:18am PT
What was the old record?
Spanky

Social climber
boulder co
Topic Author's Reply - Oct 21, 2017 - 10:20am PT
i think the old record was 2;23? I'm not sure though.
skywalker1

Trad climber
co
Oct 21, 2017 - 10:43am PT
What?!!! It takes me at least 2:18 to get my stuff to the base. That leaves me with one minute to get to the top....damn...

S...
the Fet

climber
Tu-Tok-A-Nu-La
Oct 21, 2017 - 11:01am PT
Badass.
socialclimber

climber
CA
Oct 21, 2017 - 11:10am PT


Charles
kingtut

Social climber
carmel, ca
Oct 21, 2017 - 11:28am PT
Congrats!

Very elite company they join (and then surpass) with that record.

Stay safe, young men.

If it gets you hawt chix when your 60yo it will be totally worth it. :P
Mei

Trad climber
mxi2000.net
Oct 21, 2017 - 11:59am PT
Congrats!

The speed climbing record for the Nose has changed hands several times in the past few years. The record currently belongs to Alex Honnold and Hans Florine, who broke the previous record by almost 13 minutes, with a time of 2:23:46 (2 hours, 23 minutes, 46 seconds) on June 17, 2012. - Wikipedia

Funny Wikipedia spelled out the time in case people interpret it as days?
rurprider

Trad climber
Mt. Rubidoux
Oct 21, 2017 - 11:59am PT
Old record...2:23.46 on June 17, 2012 by Alex Honnold & Hans Florine.
MH2

Boulder climber
Andy Cairns
Oct 21, 2017 - 12:53pm PT
But what was the wind speed updraft-wise?
Hummerchine

Trad climber
East Wenatchee, WA
Oct 21, 2017 - 01:21pm PT
SICK!!!!!!!!!!!!!
ec

climber
ca
Oct 21, 2017 - 02:18pm PT
WanderlustMD

Trad climber
New England
Oct 21, 2017 - 02:23pm PT
I thought this was a joke.

Respect and congratulations




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ms55401

Trad climber
minneapolis, mn
Oct 21, 2017 - 02:49pm PT
I'll be impressed when climbers can climb 3,000 feet faster than runners can run 26.2 miles.
WBraun

climber
Oct 21, 2017 - 02:54pm PT
Doing it in that time is like Usain Bolt breaking the world record but anything under 5 hours is still very impressive also .....
Walleye

climber
The Hot Kiss On the End of a Wet Fist
Oct 21, 2017 - 03:29pm PT
1991 or 92
Credit: Walleye
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