The hardest "unclimbed" big-wall route in the world is still being attempted! Despite Tommy Caldwell's injury, Kevin Jorgeson has forged on and is making progress. To catch up on the latest Dawn Wall news, check out Episode's 1 and 2 of The Dawn Wall Project, which gives viewers the insider scoop on the trials and tribulations of attempting the world's hardest Big-Wall route.
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Adidas Outdoor USA athlete Kevin Jorgeson schlepps loads and fixes ropes on El Capitan prior to his free attempt on the Dawn Wall: "The hardest route never climbed."
Dawn Wall veterans Kevin Jorgesen and Tommy Caldwell are joined by sport climber Chris Sharma. The trio warm up on the lower pitches, then take a run at the first crux: An "eight-and-a-half-foot, sideways dyno."