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Member Since: Mar 10, 2007
Last Visit: Apr 13, 2014
Contact Bill Olszewski

Point Rank: # 20
Total Points: 11,401
Last Year: 562
Last 30 Days: 20
87 Compliments
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Areas are worth 15
Routes are worth 10
Photos are worth 5
Comments are worth 1

Where has Bill Olszewski been climbing?

Bill Olszewski is in the Partner Finder and is open to climbing with new people. Best times to climb: weekdays, weekends.
Personal: Lives in Colorado Springs, CO, Male
Favorite Climbs: most of them
Other Interests: skydiving, 14ers
Personal/Favorite web site:
Likes to climb: Trad, Sport, TR climbs
Trad:  Leads 5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c  Follows 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ E1 5a
Sport:  Leads 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- E2 5b  Follows 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ E3 5b
More information:
Returned to CO from a long stint in paradise (San Diego) but loving all the great climbing and other outdoor activities that Colorado has to offer.

"If your circle stays unbroken, then you're a lucky man 'cause it never, never, never has for me.
In the palace of the virgin lies the chalice of the soul and it's likely you might find the answer there."
- Ronnie James Dio "Invisible"

"With a nickel or a million I was searching all the time
for something that I never lost or left behind.
I've traded love for pennies, sold my soul for less, lost my ideals in that long tunnel of time.
I've turned inside out and around about and back and then, found myself right back where I started again."
- Jim Croce "Age"

"I never wanted to know, never wanted to see, I wasted my time 'til time wasted me,
I never wanted to go, always wanted to stay 'cause the person I am are the parts that I play.
So I ploy and I plan, and hope and I scheme to the lure of a night filled with unfinished dreams.
I'm holding on tight to a world gone astray as they charge me for years I can no longer pay."
- Savatage "When the Crowds are Gone"

"Lord, make me an instrument of your peace.
Where there is hatred, let me sow love;
where there is injury, pardon;
where there is doubt, faith;
where there is despair, hope;
where there is darkness, light;
and where there is sadness, joy.

O Divine Master, grant that I may not so much seek
to be consoled as to console;
to be understood as to understand;
to be loved as to love.
For it is in giving that we receive;
it is in pardoning that we are pardoned;
and it is in dying that we are born to eternal life."
- Prayer of St. Francis of Assisi

I thank the good Lord for the ability to climb, and this amazing, beautiful world we live in!

Out There
Dark Shadows 5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c
  Apr 11 - Led P1, 2 (combined), 4 - with Jason P
Black Magic 5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c
  Apr 10 - Led P2 - with Jason P
Ragged Edges 5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c
  Apr 9 - Led P1 of 2 on Steve's placements - with Steve T and Lucy C
Ok Ok Ok 5.6 4c 14 V S 4b
  Apr 9
Ruper 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c
Crimson Chrysalis 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c
Dream of Wild Turkeys 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ E1 5a
Black Dagger 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b PG13
Solar Slab 5.6 4c 14 V S 4b
Johnny Vegas 5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b
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Lynch Mob 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ E3 5b
Goodfellas 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ E1 5a
Black Hole Sun 5.9- 5c 17 VI HVS 4c
Razor Burn (aka Stewart's Slab) 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c
A-Frame (aka A Street) 5.9+ 5c 17 VI E1 5a
Emma following pitch 2.  Nick Patton leading P1.  Liz takes on the very nice roof variation. <br /> <br />Photo by Nick Patton.  Nick Patton on the first pitch of Green Slab.  Steve Thomas onsighting Stick It. 
LaCholla Jackson 5.9 5c 17 VI HVS 5a
Gomers in Blue Shirts 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ E1 5a
3AM Crack 5.10 6b 20 VII- E2 5b
Calypso 5.6 4c 14 V S 4b
Lost Orbit 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- E2 5b
Lucky Cuss 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ E3 5b  Suggests: 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ E3 5c
Gen X ation (aka Musso Route) 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ E3 5c  Suggests: 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ E3 5c
Green Squared 5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ E3 5b  Suggests: 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ E3 5b
Eiffel Tower 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ E3 5b  Suggests: 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ E3 5b PG13
Turkey Jerky 5.10 6b 20 VII- E2 5b  Suggests: 5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ E3 5b