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Photo Gallery: 18 Veiny Climber Forearms, Submitted by Our Readers

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Gallery: 18 Photos of Veiny Climber Forearms

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Sam Hollrah

Working out at home during the pandemic doing human flag holds and front/back levers.

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Ken Lin

As an unfit 46-year-old dad who was afraid of heights and could barely do one pullup, I may have seemed to be a bad candidate to start climbing. However, after the kids watched Free Solo and joined a climbing gym (Hangar 18 Arcadia), and purchased their first bag of chalk (Metolius of course), we started our climbing journey.

I have since lost 25 pounds, can do ten times more pullups, and am going to Bishop, California, this weekend to do some bouldering with the boys.

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Ross Provence

Ol’ righty | Powered thru the last few months, ready to send.

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Andy Marks

Been climbing for 9 years now, two to three times a week in a gym. Not all of us are shaped like Jason Momoa.

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Clarissa Caloggero

I wanted to submit a photo that I think is hilarious and just so happens to show my spouse’s ridiculous forearms! As a nurse, I immediately saw this pic and thought, “I’d tap that”…. the vein that is. Forearms belong to Fred Caloggero; cute pit-bull face belongs to Loro Caloggero— longtime hambone and lap and crag pup.

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Armando Cordoves Jr.

Years of playing The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time intensely laid the foundation.

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Melodie Meigs

Here’s my husband, Jeremy Meigs’s, forearms. He’s a legend for his pinch and sloper strength. He doesn’t train his pinch or sloper strength; he always says, “Just climb more!”

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Andrew Battista

“Dr. Frankenstein, are you sure about this?”

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Shaun Willoughby
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Trent Arnold

Climber’s forearm. Texas, 2020.

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Adam Wilber

25 years climbing, and just building Legos.

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Daniel Girard

14 years on rock, 10 years climbing trees as an arborist.

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Sebastian Flynn
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Marc Lovell
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Max Schwarz

The best I can do…

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Daniel Warner
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Chris Martin

Here is my forearm after a day of climbing at Barn Bluff in Red Wing, Minnesota!

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Sean Liddle

Four months of no climbing and only biking means “unswole.”

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This issue, we put out a call for “veiny forearm” photos—shots of your mutant, bionic, perma-pumped climber forearms. For his image of his epic guns, toned by “working out at home during the pandemic doing human flag holds and front/back levers,” Sam Hollrah wins a pair of Upshot Belay Glasses from Metolius Climbing.

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