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Blow Up 

Hueco: V2 Font: 5+

   
Type:  Boulder
Consensus:  Hueco: V2 Font: 5+ [details]
FA: Chuck Boyd, late '70s.
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Submitted By: Jake D. on Feb 3, 2010

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Description 

Start on the 2 slopers on the blunt arete. use either the low edge or higher left smear and throw for the sharp jug. top out on jugs

Location 

blunt arete between the 2 faces just left of Pete's problem.

Protection 

pad


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By S. Neoh
Jul 7, 2010

Classic one-move problem but it is a good one. I never pass up doing it whenever I am in the neighborhood.
By Jake D.
From: Northeast
Apr 25, 2011

Soon it's fun to see how high up on the jug you can reach. once you shred your hand failing to stick it, time to quit.
By S. Neoh
Apr 26, 2011

Nice to hear from you, Jake. Have you tried Reverse Pete's?
-S
By Jake D.
From: Northeast
Dec 7, 2011

nope.. never appealed to me. i didn't even like Pete's but was too stubborn to stop trying. and even then used alternative hold beta.
By M Sprague
Administrator
From: New England
Jan 21, 2012

FA - Chuck Boyd, late '70s. Whitey got the sit down FA, Throw up and later extended it with Reverse Pete's.
By Ian Grant
From: Cambridge
Mar 10, 2014
rating: V3+ 6A+

Am I the only one who finds this much harder than V2? Took me far more tries to get this one-move-wonder than it did to get Try Again. Could just be me...
By Joe M.
Mar 11, 2014
rating: V2 5+

If you aren't very flexible (have trouble getting your left foot up to the foothold) then it will feel harder.