With alex honnold, tommy caldwell, jimmy chin, cheyne lempe. Alex honnold is one of the best and most inspiring free climbers of the current climbing generation.
The climb was documented in the new movie the nose speed record , which is part of the reel rock 14 film tour.
Alex free climb movie. This time, honnold returned to el capitan to climb the nose and regain the speed record. In june 2017 he became the first person to climb the famous el capitan, a sheer 3,000ft. Free solo star alex honnold falls during a climb at kalymnos, greece.
In june 2017, he climbed el capitan in the yosemite valley on the freerider route without rope or protection. To climb the face of the world's most famous rock. Free solo a stunning, intimate and unflinching portrait of free solo climber alex honnold, as he prepares to achieve his lifelong dream:
Alex honnold, the star of the “free solo” documentary, was part of the rescue that helped a climbing partner after she fell in yosemite. While it’s true that honnold spends the entire film expounding on his love of soloing, not a single other person interviewed wants him to go through with the climb. Climbing the face of the world’s most famous rock—the 3,200ft el capitan in yosemite national park—without a rope.
Alex honnold attempts to become the first person to ever free solo climb el capitan. So free climbing is essentially free soloing, but with a rope to prevent you from falling to the ground. Directed by jimmy chin, elizabeth chai vasarhelyi.
As shown in the film free solo, honnold made an attempt to climb freerider in 2017 but backed off around 900ft up on the freeblast slabs, on a very tenuous foothold, which you have to commit all. Coming to theaters in late september is free solo, the story of alex honnold and his dream to free solo the 3,000 foot el capitan. Keith ladzinski w hen you’re climbing, things can go from fun to serious pretty quick.
B orn in sacramento, california, in 1985, alex honnold is one of the greatest rock climbers of all time. Professional climber alex honnold climbed the freerider route in june of 2017 in 3 hours 56 minutes while being filmed. Alexander honnold (born august 17, 1985) is an american rock climber best known for his free solo ascents of big walls.his 2017 accomplishment of free soloing el capitan, in yosemite national park, is regarded as one of the greatest athletic achievements of all time.
Alex honnold was born on august 17, 1985 in sacramento, california, usa as alexander j. What makes it “free”, is that this gear isn’t used as a means of ascending. As someone who’s climbed el cap, i have always found the idea of free soloing this dizzyingly high wall as unimaginable…and impossible.
Chai vasarhelyi and jimmy chin, sunday march 3 at 9/8c. ‘free solo’ is the best climbing movie ever made in their new film, elizabeth chai vasarhelyi and jimmy chin capture alex honnold’s historic ropeless el cap climb and the emotional toll it. Free climbing, on the other hand, does include the usage of fall protection gear.
He is known for his work on free solo (2018), reel rock film tour (2010) and first ascent (2010).