Kevin Jorgeson, of Santa Rosa, and Tommy Caldwell, right, talked to the press after completing the first free climb of the Dawn Wall route of El Capitan yesterday. Check out the story at The Press Democrat. (Photo by John Burgess)
Press Democrat's front page on Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015. Top story features Kevin Jorgeson of #SantaRosa and his climbing partner, Tommy Caldwell, who completed their epic 19-day free climb of #ElCapitan in #Yosemite.
With shadows already creeping across the face of El Capitan, wearied and elated rock climbers, Kevin Jorgeson of Santa Rosa and climbing partner Tommy Caldwell, stepped atop the rim of the great monolith, becoming the first people in the history of the planet to free climb the Dawn Wall route. “This is my first time standing on solid ground in 19 days,” said Jorgeson. “It’s a little weird.” Read the whole story at http://pd2go.net/aZ8EVx #DawnWall #ElCapitan #Yosemite