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Jaws II 5.15a sees 4th ascent by Andrew Palmer

Published over 2 years ago by Alexandra Kahn.

Cambridge, Massachusetts local finally put the finishing touches on Jaws II (5.15a/9a+) in Rumney, New Hampshire yesterday, making it the fourth ascent of this route. Originally named Jaws and given 5.14c by Dave Graham years ago, the climb has since broken, adding a second crux, and being reclimbed and confirmed as 5.15a by Vasya Vorotnikov, Mike Foley and Daniel Woods.

Congrats to Andrew Palmer on his long term project and his first 5.15!

Check out the last minute clip I filmed of him trying Jaws II the day before he sent.

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