On June 17 Mason Earle stood on top of El Cap, having completed the first free ascent of Heart Route (5.13b, with a V10 crux). Read the story here: http://bit.ly/1K0BBTV.
Earle’s partner Brad Gobright freed all but ten feet of the route, as he was unable to complete the V10 dyno on Pitch 6.
Gobright on the Heart Route’s roof pitch, rated 5.13b. [Photo] Ben Ditto/Eddie Bauer — at Yosemite National Park.