Hayden Kennedy on the Bachar-Yerian

From the new Black Diamond Journal comes this great video (and article) of local crusher Hayden Kennedy climbing the notorious Bachar-Yerian (5.11c R/x) in Tuolumne Meadows. As I watched I couldn’t help but laugh as I thought of his mom, Julie’s, words to all of us a few years back that she would kill anyone who took him ice climbing. This sure looks a whole lot more dangerous to me Julie!

Hayden Kennedy on the Bachar/Yerian (5.11c R/X) from Black Diamond Equipment on Vimeo.

2 Responses to Hayden Kennedy on the Bachar-Yerian

  1. SICK!! My palms and feet are sweating after watching that.

    Ryan J. August 21, 2009 at 3:41 pm
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