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Keep a Clean Pair of Pants Nearby Before Watching This Daredevil Mountain Climber

Scaling a sheer cliff face like climber Liu Yongbang does in China takes incredible strength, unparalleled determination, and the ability to completely block out thoughts of falling hundreds of feet to your demise. He may have the courage to tackle something like this, but odds are you’re going to want to keep a clean pair of pants nearby before watching this terrifying footage.

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lmsalman
Tar2008Heel

So are we just supposed to ignore the rope, harness, already installed bolts and quick-draws that are preventing him from falling to his death. Don’t get me wrong, this is a very impressive climb and leading a 5.14d is way above my skill level, but my goodness the hyperbole. I give this sploid 7/10.