Brit Pete Whittaker wanted to know if the crack section of the world's hardest route, Silence, could be jammed. To find out, he went to Norway and shot a video.
With a wink at the end of the video, Pete Whittaker says, Adam Ondra could certainly improve his hand and foot clamping technique.
Adam Ondra comments on Pete Whittaker's video
Adam Ondra watched the video of course and said about the new beta: “I think the new solution would be difficult for me to climb straight away. Pete's solution requires flatter shoes on both feet instead of a light downturn shoe on my right foot, which in turn would make the lower sections much more difficult. "
VIDEO: Pete Whittaker checking out the crack section of Silence (9c)
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