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On January 14, 2015, Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson made the first free ascent of The Dawn Wall on Yosemite's El Capitan. Watch Tommy climb pitch 15 (5.14c) in this first footage released by the film crew on the wall.
A short Q & A with many climbers usually reveals a less-than-perfect program and, in some cases, training that is largely a waste of time.
The world watched via live streaming video yesterday as Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson pulled over the lip of El Capitan’s Dawn Wall for its first free ascent.



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