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Leaping Lizards 

Hueco: V3 Font: 6A

Type:  Boulder, 1 pitch, 15'
Consensus:  Hueco: V3 Font: 6A [details]
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Submitted By: dan lyons on Dec 4, 2007

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sticking the dyno


Dyno off the side pull underclings, slap the sloper, and grab the jug. Worth doing every time.


Crashpad and spot.

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By Jordan Ramey
From: Calgary, Alberta
Dec 11, 2007

I'm pretty sure it's not V5, at least not with the left sloper. I think it's V5 without the left sloper. I'll have to check my sources though. I don't boulder V5 and I got up it without much fanfare.

Edit: It's V5 with the 2 handed dyno or V3 with the left slap sloper. One is called Vaino's Dyno and the other is called leaping lizards. At least that's what my sources tell me.
By Jordan Ramey
From: Calgary, Alberta
Jan 22, 2008

I'm not sure which is the V5 and which the V3, so I just cleared my rating.
By Chris Owen
From: La Crescenta and Big Bear Lake
Feb 9, 2008

Vaino's Dyno is a different problem - it doesn't go for the big flat hold of Leaping Lizards, but rather a two-handed dyno slaps for the sloping ledge to the left (do not use the chopped hold), from two side-pulls low down, then pulls a mantle.

Also to the best of my knowledge Leaping Lizards avoids the sloping ledge of Vaino's.
By Clay Zamperini
From: Tarzana, CA
Jun 14, 2011
rating: V5 6C

Jordan's right about the ratings, but Vaino's Dyno is a different problem.
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