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John Frieh


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Nice find John. After watching that I am convinced that I am a pussy. What climb is that?


BD athlete Colin Haley wears a helmet camera during a solo ascent of Aguja Guillaumet in Patagonia


He is a bad ass. WOW!!!

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not only does he solo the route but performs an impromptu rescue/assist...


from BD's site:

I topped out at about noon, and made quick work of the descent—on

schedule for an afternoon return to El Chalten and a nice, relaxing

day in total... However, at the notch at the top of the couloir I

found an inexperienced climber, by himself, who was very confused as

to the whereabouts of his partner and did not have means to descend—

considering that he had with him only two carabiners, a belay device,

a single 50m rope but no hardware whatsoever. After a lot of

shenanigans looking for his missing partner, we rappelled the couloir

together and began the hike out. His missing partner was soon found,

and no harm done except that I ate dinner much later than I had planned!


—Colin Haley


now that's badass!!

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Superbly incredible... superbly. Fascinating achievement and video.

Congratulations and well done, Colin.

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