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Hungry Hippos 

Hueco: V7 Font: 7A+

Type:  Boulder
Consensus:  Hueco: V6-7 Font: 7A+ [details]
FA: Ian Cotter-Brown
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Submitted By: Remo on Apr 25, 2010

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Holding the swing.


Start with right hand on good edge and left hand on the upper sloper of Jenga. Set feet and work your way up and right to gain good jug.


Just to the right of Jenga.


Pads and spotters. Like much of the talus climbing, injury potential is high without enough pads.

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Ian on a repeat send.
Ian on a repeat send.
and top-out.
and top-out.

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By Remo
From: Madison, WI
Apr 25, 2011

Nice work Ian.
By Dick McKernzy
From: Madison, WI
Jun 10, 2011

Looks fun. Can't wait to give this a go.
By Chris treggE
From: Madison, WI
Jun 13, 2011
rating: V7 7A+

Katie absolutely crushed this thing today for the FFA.
By Remo
From: Madison, WI
Jun 14, 2011

Great job Katie, crushing it!
By Remo
From: Madison, WI
Sep 15, 2011

Great problem! The move to the jug is a wild one.
By greg bahr
Oct 6, 2011

i dont get this at all...?
By SteveSchultz
Oct 6, 2011

Well. You start left hand on the hold ian is on in the first picture and right hand on the crux right hand hold of jenga. Then you go up and right.

You can see it in a number of videos, including here at 2:25 and 2:45.

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