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Ethic inherited from Japan

There`s not a lot of information about in English on climbing in Japan. Much of the information is kept in personal blogs or is accessed through joining a climbing organization.

Many of the routes are well protected, while other less climbed "sport" routes have loose pitons as protection.

The Japan Free Climbing Association does a lot of good work (http://freeclimb.jp/seibi/seibi.htm) but with some clubs and communities, many techniques and ethics are still passed down from old generations with outdated gear and techniques.


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5.12a * First Unknown
5.10c Mebae Sport 15m, 7
5.10b * Anko Sport 8

あんこ This is a popular lower grade warm up and cool down climb

5.11a * Oni-Iwa Nyumon Sport 6


5.11d ** Ryūnen Sport 6

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