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by Steve Townshend
Sat Sep 02, 2006 8:56 am
Forum: Squamish Climbing Forum
Topic: Squamish Climbers Festival 2006 - September 9th & 10th
Replies: 5
Views: 2431

Anders, Thanks for the reply. i'm glad you pointed out it shouldn't be taken too seriously; it's for FUN!!! i stopped competing over 7 yrs ago because people take comps WAY too seriously and it wasn't FUN anymore (which to me is the whole point of climbing!), plus i don't really care how i measure u...
by Steve Townshend
Wed Aug 30, 2006 1:54 pm
Forum: Squamish Climbing Forum
Topic: Squamish Climbers Festival 2006 - September 9th & 10th
Replies: 5
Views: 2431

Question about the climbing competition... - Can one climb ANYthing they want (within 50km of Squamish)? or are there specific routes (trad + sport) and boulder problems to do? if you can climb ANYTHING, are there any judges or do you need a witness or two or is it just the 'honor system'? Do you ge...
by Steve Townshend
Wed Aug 16, 2006 11:26 am
Forum: Squamish Climbing Forum
Topic: Baby's Got a Temper 5.13a, Chek...
Replies: 3
Views: 2282

Baby's Got a Temper 5.13a, Chek...

Did this route yesterday. it was great, really fun moves and very overhung (unusual for this grade in Squamish). i'd recomend it to anybody looking for a great 13a. To the People who bolted the routes up there (Asylum and Tower of Power), i just wanted to say "good job", i can see that ALOT of effor...
by Steve Townshend
Thu Mar 16, 2006 1:01 pm
Forum: Squamish Climbing Forum
Topic: '69 No More!!!
Replies: 10
Views: 3537

Glad to hear it's not going to bet blown up! that would be horrible! why are they chopping (have already chopped) all the trees then? see ya at the crag.... (hmm.... maybe i'll go climb there on Sunday?) Steve PS. if anybody does want to get on '69, my anchors (webbing) are still there from last sea...
by Steve Townshend
Thu Mar 16, 2006 7:26 am
Forum: Squamish Climbing Forum
Topic: '69 No More!!!
Replies: 10
Views: 3537

'69 No More!!!

i drove past Murrin the other day. they've now chopped all the trees along the base of the crag (Nightmare rock and the other side where '69 is). If you like any of these routes, or you've always wanted to try one [ie. '69] but you've been waiting till "next season" when you're a little stronger... ...