Alex Honnold Freeing the “Galapagos” Pitch (5.13b) on El Nino (Raw Footage!)

Honnold gets the beta a bit wrong 20 feet run out, finds a no-hands knee bar, and plays leapfrog twice with the photographer—and still sends! See here for more background 👌

By Justin Lawrence / Steep Path Productions | June 17th, 2019

Great raw footage from Justin Lawrence (@steeppathproductions) of Alex Honnold freeing the 5.13b “Galapagos” pitch during his and Brad Gobright’s second-free ascent of the Pineapple Express variation to El Niño (VI 5.13c) , El Capitan, June 10, 2019.


Filmed by Justin Lawrence (@steeppathproductions)


For More Background on Their Ascent, Read


Honnold and Gobright Make Second Completely Free Ascent of El Niño on El Cap via Pineapple Express Variation

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