Weekend Whipper: Franco Cookson’s Ground Fall While Soloing “Academia” (E10 7a / 5.13+ X)
Soloing this route is the only option—there’s no gear! Amazingly, Cookson walked away no worse for the wear, and got right back up and sent the damn thing.By Rock and Ice | August 24th, 2018
We’re glad this one has a good ending. For the full story on Cookson’s second ascent of Academia (E10 7a / 5.13+ X), read our report here!
Happy Friday and climb safe this weekend!