14 Oct REI: Sponsor and Test Site
Oct 14, 2009
We wanted to do some test climbs to a higher altitude than the ~18 feet we can get in our shop, and luckily the flagship REI store was excited to let us use their climbing tower. Normally it’s for human rock climbers, but heck, a climber’s a climber, so we took our system, hung a cable from their #11 “beyond vertical” path, and shot up faster than any human has climbed that path!
Afterwards, a member of the REI staff presented our climber with an “I climbed the REI Pinnacle” certificate.
Here’s the certificate: