Classic Films You Need to Watch If You Call Yourself A Rock Climber

 

Chris Sharma’s first ascent of Witness The Fitness, V15, in the Ozark Mountains of Arkansas.

 

Lynn Hill on the first free ascent of The Nose, 1994.

 

Gill, the founder of modern bouldering, was stronger than you, even in the 1950s.

 

Dean Potter, first free solo of Heaven, in Yosemite.

 

Verm, who invented the V-Scale, in Hueco in the 1980’s.

 

Patrick Edlinger, badass French climber, in an arthouse climbing film (warning some gratuitous nudity).

 

 


 

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