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Summit Roundtable Podcast: Climbing in Uncertain Times


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There’s a lot going on in the world today, with the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and now widespread protests sparked by the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis. The Climbing staff got together over Skype to talk about climbing in these times. We discuss whether or not we should be climbing right now, whether or not it feels right to climb now, and what responsibilities climbers have in the face of these issues. Plus, recent climbing news including a string of notable ascents by women and a new Naked Edge speed record, plus another game of Guess That Gram.

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(Episode coming soon to podcast platforms.)