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The French technique
Michael Covington demonstrating side stepping = French Techniques, and soon after his crampon broke off while leading vertical ice.

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lcarreauI've always preferred the

lcarreau

Voted 10/10

"French Techniques" over the English ones!

Oh, you were talking about climbing? Sorry..

Man, this guy is incredible at what he does.
Does he do this for a living ???
Posted Nov 29, 2010 8:39 pm

Liba KopeckovaRe: I've always preferred the

Liba Kopeckova

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Haha Larry, I was thinking that the only french thing I want to master is kissing :)
He is retired, so does not teach that anymore, but he was teaching ice climbing for more than 40 years.
Posted Nov 29, 2010 9:46 pm

lcarreauRe: I've always preferred the

lcarreau

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Instant karma! I was thinking the same thing!

Posted Nov 29, 2010 10:03 pm

Liba KopeckovaRe: I've always preferred the

Liba Kopeckova

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I knew...:)
Posted Nov 29, 2010 10:38 pm

EricChuOh là là!

EricChu

Voted 10/10

En effet - quelle technique! :-)
Posted Dec 18, 2010 7:54 pm

Liba KopeckovaRe: Oh là là!

Liba Kopeckova

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:) quiet difficult at first, but gets easier. And you need only one piolet.
Posted Dec 18, 2010 8:51 pm

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Liba KopeckovaSubmitted by Liba Kopeckova
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