Kevin Jorgeson


Quick Info

Nationality: US
Hardest Sport (Worked): 9a
Hardest Trad (Worked): E9
Social Media

Quick Info

Nationality: US
Hardest Sport (Worked): 9a
Hardest Trad (Worked): E9
Social Media

Podcasts


Pics + Vids

The Fly (9a)
Added at 12:06 on 08 June 2022
Gaia (E8)
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Added at 05:07 on 14 July 2022

Ascents

5 recorded ascents.

This timeline is missing some ascents where the date of the ascent is unknown. Use the other tabs to view these ascents.
Year Climb Grade FA Ascent Date
2008 The Promise E8 (Lead) 28th October 2008

Second ascent.

Kevin found an easier sequence and used a couple of pads to improve the landing.

https://www.ukclimbing.com/news/2008/10/kevin_jorgeson_repeats_the_promise-45410

https://www.ukclimbing.com/news/2008/10/the_promise__-_kevins_account-45411

Gaia E8 (Solo) 1st November 2008 (approx)

https://www.instagram.com/p/B_my7ogDe11/

2009
2010
2011
2012
2013
2014
2015 The Dawn Wall 9a (Lead) 1st January 2015 (approx)
Climb Grade FA Ascent Date Suggested Grade
The Dawn Wall 9a (Lead) 1st January 2015 (approx)
The Fly 9a (Solo)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mft3k_f0vOM

Climb Grade FA Ascent Date Suggested Grade
Climb Grade FA Ascent Date Suggested Grade
The Groove E9 (Lead)

Kevin took a different line to the first ascent after the initial groove section.

The Promise E8 (Lead) 28th October 2008 E8

Second ascent.

Kevin found an easier sequence and used a couple of pads to improve the landing.

https://www.ukclimbing.com/news/2008/10/kevin_jorgeson_repeats_the_promise-45410

https://www.ukclimbing.com/news/2008/10/the_promise__-_kevins_account-45411

Gaia E8 (Solo) 1st November 2008 (approx)

https://www.instagram.com/p/B_my7ogDe11/

Climb Grade FA Ascent Date Suggested Grade