Video: Thin climbing and non-existent crimpers on The Dawn Wall

Tommy Caldwell sends the 5.14c crux sequence on pitch 15

Patagonia // 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.

“The crux holds of pitch 15 are some of the smallest and sharpest holds I have ever attempted to hold onto,” Tommy Caldwell wrote on his Facebook page.

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