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Including new chapters on Alex Honnold’s loose solo ascent of the enduring 3,000-foot El Capitan in Yosemite Nationwide Park.

On June third, 2017, Alex Honnold was the primary individual to loose solo Yosemite’s El Capitan―to scale the wall with out rope, a spouse, or any protecting equipment―finishing what used to be defined as “the best feat of natural rock hiking within the historical past of the game” (National Geographic) and “one of the vital nice athletic feats of any sort, ever” (New York Times). Already one of the vital well-known journey athletes on the planet, Honnold has now been hailed as “the best climber of all time” (Vertical mag).

Alone at the Wall recounts probably the most wonderful achievements of Honnold’s unusual lifestyles and occupation, brimming with courses on dwelling fearlessly, taking dangers, and keeping up center of attention even within the face of utmost risk. Now Honnold tells, for the primary time and in his personal phrases, the tale of his 3 hours and 56 mins at the sheer face of El Cap, which Outside known as “the moon touchdown of loose soloing…a technology-defining climb. Unhealthy ass and past phrases…one of the vital top carrying moments of all time.”

16 pages of pictures