Month: December 2019

Dec. 26, 2019

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Rock climbing at Pilot Mountain

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Last time here, I wasn’t even able to start up this route (Pole Dancing), today was no problem!

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Starting the first climb of the day, much smaller jugs than the gym

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Second climb and side hold

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working across to the dihedral (new word to me)

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climbing up the dihedral

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Dec. 21, 2019

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Thanks to Danny and Anna for taking me to the boulder fields. I learned I really prefer top rope climbing!

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Searching for a hold

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left a little of my skin behind

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nowhere for my feet

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trying to palm hold when I couldn’t get a finger in the crack, and no it didn’t work!

Dec. 20, 2019

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I got to cover high school swimming and diving for the News & Record. 28 teams was crazy!

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I went early to cover diving

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I always talk to my students about not embarrassing high school athletes, remembering they are still kids. This is an example, I like the picture, but didn’t send it.

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