El Cap Free In A Day Ascents

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James

climber
My twin brother's laundry room
Topic Author's Original Post - May 20, 2019 - 09:47am PT
I was trying to amass a list of folk who have done El Capitan free in a day. I think that there's an old forum post about it but I can't seem to find it. I remember there being about 20+ people who have done it but does anyone know who is on it. I made a list.
Do you know who has freed el cap in a day? Hereís the list I have...

Lynn Hill
Steph Davis-
Mayan Smith Gobat
Niels from YOSAR
Rob Miller
Dean Potter
Sean Leary
Leo Houlding
Dan McManus
Pete Whittaker
Tommy Caldwell
Jake Whittaker
Jesse Huey
Alex Honnold
Brad Gobright
Yuji Hiriyama
Sonnie Trotter
James Lucas
Cedar Wright
Cody Sims
Nik Berry
The Huberbaum
Iím missing a few for sure...
matty

Trad climber
under the sea
May 20, 2019 - 11:02am PT
beth rodden ever do it IAD?
James

climber
My twin brother's laundry room
Topic Author's Reply - May 20, 2019 - 11:29am PT
Beth Rodden did not make a single day free ascent.
Mike Bolte

Trad climber
Planet Earth
May 20, 2019 - 12:02pm PT
No names to add, but I gotta say, El Cap free in a day is about as bad ass as it gets. Folks who have taken their art/sport/passion to limit.
Radical Rebirth

Trad climber
Texas
May 20, 2019 - 12:05pm PT
Yup, about as bad ass as it gets. I agree .
Melissa

Gym climber
berkeley, ca
May 20, 2019 - 12:09pm PT
After 25 years, Lynnís is still among the most impressive on the list even by todayís standards.

Respect and gratitude for that kind of inspiration!
WBraun

climber
May 20, 2019 - 12:13pm PT
Many people have done it free in a day.

By going around the back .......
Mike Bolte

Trad climber
Planet Earth
May 20, 2019 - 12:46pm PT
Ha, ha Werner. I was thinking of meeting Son John at the top and maybe hang over and get some dramatic photos of the last pitch of Tempest he was climbing. Halfway up the Fall's Trail I realized it was going to take me at least two days...
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