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Valley Uprising - A feature-length documentary about the wild history of rock climbing in Yosemite

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This looks pretty good...

 

 

http://www.valleyuprising.com/about.php

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Lynn Hill is da bomb..

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A Sponsor Steps Away From the Edge
 

Cliff Bar Drops Sponsorship of 5 Climbers, Citing Risks

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/11/16/sports/clif-bar-drops-sponsorship-of-5-climbers-citing-risks-they-take.html

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A Sponsor Steps Away From the Edge
 

Cliff Bar Drops Sponsorship of 5 Climbers, Citing Risks

 

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/11/16/sports/clif-bar-drops-sponsorship-of-5-climbers-citing-risks-they-take.html

 

A very healthy decision.  They are, or were, dealing with people in that 5 where it's not if, but when.  It's possible to admire the accomplishments of people in that category while not wanting to encourage more bites out of the apple through direct financial support.

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A very healthy decision.  They are, or were, dealing with people in that 5 where it's not if, but when.  It's possible to admire the accomplishments of people in that category while not wanting to encourage more bites out of the apple through direct financial support.


 Sadly borne home now.   RIP.

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A very healthy decision.  They are, or were, dealing with people in that 5 where it's not if, but when.  It's possible to admire the accomplishments of people in that category while not wanting to encourage more bites out of the apple through direct financial support.


 Sadly borne home now.   RIP.


Dean's death is sad for sure.  This article sheds light on the loss of other sponsors. 

http://www.outsideonline.com/1981591/dean-potter-killed-base-jumping-accident

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I'm the one who's gonna have to die, when it's time for me to die.

 

 

So let me live my life ... the way I want to.

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