This was easily my favorite scene from the film Cedar Rapids, mainly because of the fact that Ed Helms showcases exactly how NOT to climb and because of these two lines. “I don’t trust people with ponytails.” “I’m not extreme like you guys.”
There are some great videos coming out of the 2011 IFSC World Cup (obviously), located this year in Kranj. Check out Urban Primozic tearing up this route, in this video. He finished 5th overall, not bad for his 1st appearance in a world cup ever.
If this doesn’t get you excited for Vertical Rock to open, I dunno what will. Pre-sale happening now!!
Black Diamond athlete Patxi Usobiaga has won World Cups, world championships, and on-sited 8c+. Now? Injuries from a nasty car wreck have forced him to retire from the training rigors required for competition climbing and high-end sport climbing. Patxi, forever obsessed with climbing, has redirected his motivations and aspirations into enjoying the freedom and adventure […]