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FrictionLabs Pro Niky Ceria recently traveled through his homeland of Italy from North to South. Over 3 months, Niccolo hit main bouldering zones along with those less traveled. His focus was first ascents and at each stop Niky added yet another classic to the ever expanding attraction of climbing up and down The Boot.

Among the highlights for Niky was the area of Basilicata: "Basilicata is probably my favorite region of Italy, it includes amazing sandstone bouldering. This place was full of great potential to establish new lines and some of these projects were my main goal... 'Curry' (featured) is probably the best traverse I've ever climbed!  It was a very nice trip and the quality of the boulders was higher than ever." - Niky

Enjoy the vid and next time you're planning a major climbing trip , consider adding Italy to the mix!

Video: Niky CeriaNiky's favorite FrictionLabs blend? Bam Bam (super chunky)

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FrictionLabs Pro Sam Davis is back in The Tanks and sniffing out first ascents! This time, he nabbed two new roof lines in an area dubbed Hell's Kitchen on North Mtn above Theater of The Absurd.

Follow SD as he establishes:
Hell's Kitchen V11 and Outlaw Country V9 followed by "warm down" laps on Crown of Aragon, v13 and Liane, V11. Sick Sam!
Video: SD Edit: PD

Sam's favorite FrictionLabs blend? Secret Stuff + Bam Bam (super chunk)
#chalkupless #climbmore #frictionlabs #brushyourticks

FrictionLabs Athlete / French mega cranker Clément Lechaptois joins an international squad of climbers who have topped out the pinchy-power-Swizzy classic Vecchio Leone, 8B/V13. Scope it, get psyched, and start planning a trip to Brione!

Enjoy the silence and then the wind... :wink:

Clem's go-to FL Blend? Bam Bam (chunky)
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FrictionLabs Athlete / underground cranker / Tension Climbing homie Tristan Chen takes down Fred Nicole's OG North Mountain stunner, Esperanza, V14 in Hueco Tanks, TX. Siiiiiiick work Tristan!

Video: TChenEdit: PDrizzll Music: ES_Clockwork - Cushy

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Ooops, she did it again! (caution adult language) FrictionLabs Pro Alex Puccio takes on the Leavenworth, WA test-piece The Penrose Step, V14! Alex returns for a rematch on the granite goodness of the PNW... This time, taking down Beautification, V11, Turbulence, V12 and the main event The Penrose Step, V14 (fa by fellow FL Pro Carlo Traversi).

Scope it. Get psyched. Go send your projects.

#chalkupless #climbmore #frictionlabs

Video: Joel Zerr

Music: YouTube Creator Studio: Track 1 Oh Wee by Mikos De Gawd Track 2 Trapped by Yung Logos Track 3 Echoes by Yung Logos

FrictionLabs Pro Michaela Kiersch (with help from partner in crime, Nina Willams) tops out the crimpy classic, A Maze of Death, V12 in the Milks! Strong work Michaela! As you can see, psych is high with these two... Rad.

Music: In And Out Of Love (Tigerblood Jewel Remix)

The Eastern Plain - Epidemic SoundsVideo

Edit: PDrizzll

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It's a throwback Weekly MO... FrictionLabs Pro Daniel Woods establishes the unrepeated test-piece, Everything Gneiss, V14 in Clear Creek Canyon, CO.

Who's next to top this one out?!?

Video: Nathaniel Davison and Paul Dusatko

Music: 1. 14 til - Anti Lilly & Phoniks2. Zephyr - Headphone Activist

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FrictionLabs Athletes Jeremy Fullerton, Juliet Hammer, and Sam Sommers score primo temps in Joe's Valley!

The tick list: Dirty Harry, V7 : Apple Bottom Jeans, V10 : Superman, V10. Scope it, get psyched, go to Joe's. ;)

Video: Jeremy FullertonMusic: Lunatic by _91Ultra (Epidemic Sounds)

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FrictionLabs Pro Clément Lechaptois and partner, Marine Thevenet headed to South Africa and took down a few mega classics plus a "nemesis rig..." Strong work crew! Until next season, here's a sample of what Cape Town and the Rocklands has to offer.

Video by: Clément Lechaptois

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rictionLabs Pro Keenan Takahashi straps on his board shorts for the misty/airy first ascent of Panta Rhei (Everything Flows) V7/8 in Shannon Falls Provincial Park, British Columbia. Siiiiiiiick Keenan! What a beaut!

Video: KTS @kevintakashismith

Keenan's favorite FL blend? Secret Stuff + Bam Bam (chunky)

#chalkupless #climbmore #frictionlabs

FrictionLabs Athlete Jeremy Fullerton cranks on through Daniel Woods' power/tension block Death Trout, V13 in Lincoln Lake, CO aka Wolvo.

Jeremy's favorite blend? Secret Stuff (liquid chalk) + Bam Bam (Super Chunky)

#weeklymotivation #chalkupless #climbmore #frictionlabs

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