Sunday, July 31, 2005

Red Rocks - Gloucester

Went to Red Rocks the other day with a bunch of friends. We all had a good time climbing and a few friends had their first outdoor leads. I was impressed with everyone wanting to lead. They all sport led it, but that is OK. No one needs to do a trad lead their first time out. I was proud of all of them. Below are some pics...

Tuesday, July 12, 2005

Crappy Climbing Day

Had one of my worst technical days in a long time. I got a real workout, but really struggled on some pumpy 5.9+, 5.10- and 5.10 routes that I should have been able to nail. Just didn't have the strength after taking a week off. Grrr...

National Junior Climbing Championships

What - National Junior Climbing Championships
When - July 1-4, 2005
Where - MetroRock Climbing Gym in Everett, MA
Who - Ages 9-19 years old qualifiers. The winners represent the USA at the World Cup in China in August.
My Role - Judge - my name is actually on there twice!

Check out the results and follow the kids as they go on to the World Cup Competition In Beijing!

Here are just a few photos of the event -