Bolt Failure/fatality in Blue Mountains

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Bolt Failure/fatality in Blue Mountains

Postby Dodrill » Fri Feb 06, 2009 1:13 pm

This is a crazy demonstration of how some first ascensionists really screwed things up by placing horrible bolts, which ultimately killed a climber. Take a read of the report on Simon Carter's Blog:

http://www.onsight.com.au/news-blog/index.php
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Postby cvd » Fri Feb 06, 2009 2:09 pm

Aaugh! :shock:

Makes we want to mail a check to the ASCA.
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Postby Dodrill » Fri Feb 06, 2009 2:13 pm

Do it!
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Postby cvd » Fri Feb 06, 2009 3:03 pm

Actually, they accept PayPal, just sent them some $ with a few clicks of the mouse!

http://www.safeclimbing.org/help.htm
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