Weekend Whipper: Hard Grit! The Iconic Fall from Gaia

26-Apr-2013


Here is possibly the most iconic rock climbing whipper of all time. This is the opening scene to the 1998 cult classic film Hard Grit in which Frenchman Jean-minh Trin-Thieu goes for Gaia (E8, 6c/5.12dx), a Johnny Dawes gritstone scarefest.

 

Watch last week's Weekend Whipper: Gear Ripping Fall in Indian Creek

 

 

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[ WHIPPER COUNT: 167 ]

 

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