Welcome to SP!  -

Blood Sport, 5.10+

 
[ Sizes: Orig | Med | Small | Thumb ]
Blood Sport, 5.10+
3rd Pitch- 55m- 5.10+/ This is a stout 5.10d even by Zion standards! And appropriately enough the crux comes pulling the dramatic “Van Damme” roof and continuing up a tough (C4 #5) off-width section. The chimney leading up to the roof involves stellar stemming and chimney climbing and is well protected via interior cracks. Pulling out of the roof and staying in the off-width that follows is the crux. This pitch just never lets up, even towards the end it is still full on as the pitch gets considerably dirtier. However, it is a great pitch, with great positioning. The view out of the chimney and below the roof is incredible. This is a real “thinker” of a pitch requiring a variety of moves.
Blood Sport, 5.10+, 3 Pitches, Kung Fu Theater, Zion National Park, September, 2012

Comments

No comments posted yet.





Rate This Image
Current Score: 74.92

Log In To Vote
 Blood Sport, 5.10+, 3 Pitches (Route)


You are at
the First
Image

Viewing
#1 of 5
GALLERY
Blood Sport and Enter the Dragon
NEXT »

 Dow Williams's Image Gallery

Mortal Combat, 5.10
« PREV

Viewing
#5879 of 9284
GALLERY
Blood Sport and Enter the Dragon
NEXT »
Image Data
Dow WilliamsSubmitted by Dow Williams
on Sep 23, 2012 3:22 pm

Image ID: 815765
Hits: 219 
Object Title: Blood Sport, 5.10+

Image Type(s): Rock Climbing