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The Boxer Problem 

Hueco: V2 Font: 5+

Type:  Boulder, 13'
Consensus:  Hueco: V2 Font: 5+ [details]
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Submitted By: Will S on Jan 14, 2007

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Coming into the crux of the problem. (Climber Jack...


A fun problem that is a good bit easier for tall people. Make a long move to a crimp, step up onto a bad foot and grab the undercling. Mantle over the top on good slopers. For short people, getting the undercling will likely be the crux, for taller people the topout.


Just left of Undertow, going to an obvious undercling flake about 8ft off the ground. Descend by chimneying down between the two boulders.



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Boxer Problem.  after grabbing the undercling
Boxer Problem. after grabbing the undercling
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By Jon McCartie
From: Edmond, OK
Dec 27, 2007
rating: V2 5+

my beta:
By Euan Cameron
From: Redlands and Mammoth Lakes
Mar 2, 2008
rating: V2 5+

Those less than 5'10" will find it hard for V2, but it is a great little problem
By PrrdyLady
Mar 25, 2012

I'm 5'2" and found the hardest part of this to be the top out. I started on the two crimps closer to the bottom rather than the crimp rail in the middle. I thought this climb was leaning more towards girl beta with all the crimps and high steps. The moves are rather large if the intermediates are not utilized, but fun!
By Adam Stackhouse
Jun 30, 2012

How proud I felt in my heyday when I flashed this problem! Fun stuff!
By Clif Clap
Dec 6, 2013

I'm 6' and the reach to the undercling came easily. Committing top whatever the height, however. Slopey up there. Fun!
By Sys Ex
From: Lake Forest, CA
Jan 26, 2014

For shorter people there is a right hand crimp about 6" below the undercling.
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