Every time Alex Honnold sits down for a video it’s sure to get millions of views. Here Alex answers questions about climbing in his typical deadpan tone. While certainly good entertainment this is a great video for new climbers or for sharing with your flatlander friends (people that don’t climb). Alex does a great job translating climber-speak to regular people. He’s had some practice speaking on the topic since his 2018 Free Solo of El Cap.
Alex, how do rock climbers get their ropes back when coming back down? must cost em a fortune
If you want to know how you can get your rope back after a climb you better watch the whole video!
Here are some notable Honnold quotes:
knee dropping, the Brits call it the Knee-gyptian
for a beginner, it is better to use crack gloves and learn good technique
climbing shoes affect your performance more than any other piece of climbing equipment
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