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Reed101

Trad climber
CA
Topic Author's Original Post - Jan 3, 2013 - 05:47pm PT
Does anyone know of any good books or videos to watch for an aspiring sport climber.
Cragman

Trad climber
June Lake, California....via the Damascus Road
Jan 3, 2013 - 05:48pm PT
Sport climbing....is neither.
WyoRockMan

Trad climber
Flank of the Bighorns
Jan 3, 2013 - 05:49pm PT
http://www.splitterchoss.com/2012/07/18/the-sport-climbers-guide-to-trad-climbing/
locker

Social climber
state of Kumbaya...
Jan 3, 2013 - 05:50pm PT
"Sport climbing....is neither."...

What a seriously STUPID saying...



Nothing personal Cragman...

Just a big time, elitist prick attitude...

LOL!!!...

;-)



ruppell

climber
Jan 3, 2013 - 05:50pm PT
Credit: ruppell
Brandon-

climber
The Granite State.
Jan 3, 2013 - 05:51pm PT
SUTPID.
moosedrool

Trad climber
lost, far away from Poland
Jan 3, 2013 - 05:51pm PT
Yer








Gunna










DIE!
locker

Social climber
state of Kumbaya...
Jan 3, 2013 - 05:52pm PT


^^^

+1 on "Sutpid"...

Cragman

Trad climber
June Lake, California....via the Damascus Road
Jan 3, 2013 - 05:58pm PT
Whatever, Locker...entitled to my opinion.

Doesn't your picture belong over on that boob thread?

Just sayin...
GDavis

Social climber
SOL CAL
Jan 3, 2013 - 06:00pm PT
There's a DVD that most here will hate on by Chris Lindner called Sport Climbing 101 - really informative from techniques of those 'in-the-know' - however you should already be an expert in what techniques are safe and which are not, because some things he does are a bit... well... not BSA-approved.

Sport climbing, bouldering, trad, alpine, ice, it's all climbing it is all good! If someone wants to talk about any kind of climbing it doesn't matter what my opinion is, it is weak to hate on it :) let others enjoy it!
kennyt

climber
Woodfords,California
Jan 3, 2013 - 06:02pm PT
what's wrong with sport climbing?
mechrist

Gym climber
South of Heaven
Jan 3, 2013 - 06:03pm PT
Isn't "sport climbing is neither" a circa 1984 Vermism?

Cragman, don't you have a dinky little sport climbing... sorry, TRing... set up in your living room? Is sport climbing is neither, what is TR's in your living room?
Cragman

Trad climber
June Lake, California....via the Damascus Road
Jan 3, 2013 - 06:03pm PT
It's just that term....'sport climbing'.....seems so nonsensical to me.

We've always just called that stuff...."craggin".
Brandon-

climber
The Granite State.
Jan 3, 2013 - 06:03pm PT
what's wrong with sport climbing

I learned to climb via sport climbing.

Nothing wrong with it.
moosedrool

Trad climber
lost, far away from Poland
Jan 3, 2013 - 06:05pm PT
Hardmen don't sport climb, Kenny. You didn't know?
mechrist

Gym climber
South of Heaven
Jan 3, 2013 - 06:06pm PT
I see... definitely don't want to start differentiating between different aspects of the "same" activity. It would be as silly as differentiating between jogging around the block and running a marathon... it's all just running. I'll be back, I'm going to RUN get another cup of coffee.
locker

Social climber
state of Kumbaya...
Jan 3, 2013 - 06:08pm PT



"Doesn't your picture belong over on that boob thread?"...

Crags...

Do me a favor and head to your post office, get a copy of my shot off the wall, and post it for me...

THANKS!!!...
Cragman

Trad climber
June Lake, California....via the Damascus Road
Jan 3, 2013 - 06:09pm PT
Locker, you mean the one that simply says, "Bewildered" over the photo?

:)
locker

Social climber
state of Kumbaya...
Jan 3, 2013 - 06:13pm PT

Cragman...

NOT that one!!!...

The one that say's, "IDIOT" above it...

;-)





EDITED:

I actually have sort of avoided posting much of anything to the "Boob" thread...

I don't have the best impulse control and the possibility of me posting another potential BOOTABLE from ST shot looms over my head constantly...

LOL!!!...
Cragman

Trad climber
June Lake, California....via the Damascus Road
Jan 3, 2013 - 06:17pm PT
Locker, we only have one picture in our Post Office with that description above the photo....and the pic is of RJ.

:)
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