Drew Ruana


Quick Info

Nationality: US
Hardest Boulder (Worked): 8C+
Hardest Sport (Worked): 9a
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Alongside other goals, Drew is trying to tick every problem 8B+ or harder in Colorado.

Quick Info

Nationality: US
Hardest Boulder (Worked): 8C+
Hardest Sport (Worked): 9a
Social Media

Alongside other goals, Drew is trying to tick every problem 8B+ or harder in Colorado.


Podcasts


Pics + Vids

Ozymandias (8B+, FA)
Added at 20:11 on 09 November 2022
Insomniac (8C+, FA)
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Added at 11:07 on 11 July 2021
Echalo (8C, FA)
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Added at 07:03 on 24 March 2021
Creature from the Black Lagoon (8C+)
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Added at 07:03 on 24 March 2021
Creature from the Black Lagoon (8C+)
Added at 07:03 on 24 March 2021
Death Star (8C)
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Added at 13:03 on 24 March 2021
Traffic (8C)
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Added at 13:03 on 24 March 2021
Dicktopia (8C)
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Added at 13:03 on 24 March 2021
White Noise (8C)
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Added at 13:03 on 24 March 2021
Box Therapy (8C+)
Added at 13:03 on 24 March 2021
Box Therapy (8C+)
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Added at 13:03 on 24 March 2021
Paint it Black (8C)
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Added at 13:03 on 24 March 2021
Pegasus (8C, FA)
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Added at 13:03 on 24 March 2021
Pegasus (8C, FA)
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Added at 13:03 on 24 March 2021
The Nest (8C)
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Added at 13:03 on 24 March 2021
Sleepwalker (8C+)
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Added at 13:03 on 24 March 2021
Squoze (8C)
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Added at 13:03 on 24 March 2021
Dystopia (8C, FA)
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Added at 06:03 on 30 March 2021
Sound of Violence (8C)
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Added at 07:04 on 30 April 2021
Spidy (8C)
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Added at 07:04 on 30 April 2021
Bloody Sunday SDS (8C, FA)
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Added at 07:04 on 30 April 2021
Insomniac (8C+, FA)
Added at 18:03 on 07 March 2022
The Game (8C)
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Added at 18:03 on 07 March 2022
The Game (8C)
Added at 18:03 on 07 March 2022
Mandala SDS (8B+)
Added at 08:03 on 18 March 2022
Just Do It (8c+)
Added at 18:04 on 06 April 2022
The Assassin (9a, FA)
Added at 15:04 on 07 April 2022
Tron (8B+)
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Added at 16:11 on 16 November 2022
Big Arms (8C, FA)
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Added at 21:07 on 11 July 2022
Dire Wolf (8C, FA)
Added at 20:04 on 17 April 2022
Dire Wolf (8C, FA)
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Added at 20:04 on 17 April 2022
Insomniac (8C+, FA)
Added at 15:06 on 05 June 2022
Dystopia (8C, FA)
Added at 17:06 on 05 June 2022
Delirium (8C)
Added at 15:06 on 14 June 2022
The Ice Knife (8B+)
Added at 05:07 on 20 July 2022
The Ice Knife (8B+)
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Added at 05:07 on 20 July 2022
Distortion (8C+, FA)
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Added at 10:08 on 18 August 2022
Bloody Sunday SDS (8C, FA)
Added at 10:09 on 22 September 2022
The Player (8C, FA)
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Added at 03:10 on 08 October 2022
The Player (8C, FA)
Added at 03:10 on 08 October 2022
The Ice Knife SDS (8C+)
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Added at 21:10 on 26 October 2022

Ascents

31 recorded ascents.

Year Climb Grade FA Ascent Date
2013 To Bolt or Not to Be 8b+ (Lead) 1st April 2013 (approx)

Aged 13.

2014 Just Do It 8c+ (Lead) 22nd November 2014

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X-5om6lG_d8

2015
2016 The Assassin 9a (Lead) 13th February 2016

Smith's hardest route to date.

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

2017
2018
2019 Squoze 8C (Boulder) 9th September 2019

https://www.instagram.com/p/B4qCwYhj079/

2020 Sleepwalker 8C+ (Boulder) 26th January 2020

https://www.instagram.com/p/B7zPaDap17g/

The Nest 8C (Boulder) 29th January 2020

https://www.instagram.com/p/B74kBmcp3dw/

Pegasus 8C (Boulder) 10th February 2020

https://www.instagram.com/p/B8ZD7BpJF6u/

https://www.instagram.com/p/B8XdHE7JCza/

Paint it Black 8C (Boulder) 5th March 2020

In a session.

https://www.instagram.com/p/B9VjE0jjLVs/

Box Therapy 8C+ (Boulder) 18th July 2020

Second ascent.

https://www.instagram.com/p/CCyeC_9j-7u/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B8VwgjiZKIo

Creature from the Black Lagoon 8C+ (Boulder) 16th August 2020

https://www.instagram.com/p/CD9LZH9DRD-/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xorFvE4Zt8Y

Echalo 8C (Boulder) 26th September 2020

https://www.instagram.com/p/CFm0gdYDEkf/

White Noise 8C (Boulder) 30th September 2020

https://www.instagram.com/p/CFwzORGD3vZ/

Dicktopia 8C (Boulder) 7th October 2020

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

Tron 8B+ (Boulder) 18th November 2020 (approx)

https://www.instagram.com/p/CHvTkwRjttN/?hl=en

2021 Traffic 8C (Boulder) 12th February 2021

https://www.instagram.com/p/CLLAgtRD2kw/

Death Star 8C (Boulder) 21st March 2021

https://www.instagram.com/p/CMqTuDoDUx4/

Dystopia 8C (Boulder) 30th March 2021

https://www.instagram.com/p/CNB54OFjUn3/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UWydR0r60fA

The Game 8C (Boulder) 14th April 2021

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

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zeJKkxbrx7Q

Sound of Violence 8C (Boulder) 18th April 2021

https://www.instagram.com/p/CNyU-o5jKzT/

Spidy 8C (Boulder) 23rd April 2021

Second ascent.

https://www.instagram.com/p/CN-2n0XDeQE/

Bloody Sunday SDS 8C (Boulder) 30th April 2021

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

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PPQM-2MabLs

Insomniac 8C+ (Boulder) 9th July 2021

https://www.instagram.com/p/CRKU4iJDtVL/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fZD3wY2-ULY

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cYW1dK9Fz9M

2022 Delirium 8C (Boulder) 1st January 2022 (approx)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ObMfh8bLZu4

Mandala SDS 8B+ (Boulder) 1st January 2022 (approx)

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

Dire Wolf 8C (Boulder) 16th April 2022

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uaaVdtKn6-w

https://www.instagram.com/p/CcdODFpFu8y/

The Ice Knife 8B+ (Boulder) 8th June 2022 (approx)

https://youtu.be/_v0R90XMsq4

https://www.instagram.com/p/Cei7afWuN_R/

Big Arms 8C (Boulder) 10th July 2022 (approx)

This was called “Small Arms” v12, then holds broke (or got pried off 🤷‍♂️)…. Gonna go with “Big Arms”? First ascent post break, probably in the V15 range. Lincoln Lake’s version of Squamish’s Singularity . Get some!

https://www.instagram.com/p/CfzX3hQlb-C/

Distortion 8C+ (Boulder) 8th August 2022 (approx)

https://www.instagram.com/p/ChXpzvwOyh1/

The Ice Knife SDS 8C+ (Boulder) 5th October 2022

The second ascent after a protracted ~35 day siege.

https://www.instagram.com/p/CkLkD07LQRl/

Ozymandias 8B+ (Boulder) 6th October 2022

https://youtu.be/73f0vj0TUnQ?t=92

The Player 8C (Boulder) 7th October 2022

https://www.instagram.com/reel/Cjbqo7Kg3wY/

https://youtu.be/rD4tiFwFSB0

Climb Grade FA Ascent Date Suggested Grade
The Assassin 9a (Lead) 13th February 2016

Smith's hardest route to date.

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

Just Do It 8c+ (Lead) 22nd November 2014

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X-5om6lG_d8

To Bolt or Not to Be 8b+ (Lead) 1st April 2013 (approx)

Aged 13.

Climb Grade FA Ascent Date Suggested Grade
Insomniac 8C+ (Boulder) 9th July 2021 8C+

https://www.instagram.com/p/CRKU4iJDtVL/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fZD3wY2-ULY

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cYW1dK9Fz9M

Distortion 8C+ (Boulder) 8th August 2022 (approx)

https://www.instagram.com/p/ChXpzvwOyh1/

Sleepwalker 8C+ (Boulder) 26th January 2020

https://www.instagram.com/p/B7zPaDap17g/

Box Therapy 8C+ (Boulder) 18th July 2020

Second ascent.

https://www.instagram.com/p/CCyeC_9j-7u/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B8VwgjiZKIo

Creature from the Black Lagoon 8C+ (Boulder) 16th August 2020

https://www.instagram.com/p/CD9LZH9DRD-/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xorFvE4Zt8Y

The Ice Knife SDS 8C+ (Boulder) 5th October 2022 8C+

The second ascent after a protracted ~35 day siege.

https://www.instagram.com/p/CkLkD07LQRl/

Pegasus 8C (Boulder) 10th February 2020

https://www.instagram.com/p/B8ZD7BpJF6u/

https://www.instagram.com/p/B8XdHE7JCza/

Echalo 8C (Boulder) 26th September 2020

https://www.instagram.com/p/CFm0gdYDEkf/

Dystopia 8C (Boulder) 30th March 2021

https://www.instagram.com/p/CNB54OFjUn3/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UWydR0r60fA

Bloody Sunday SDS 8C (Boulder) 30th April 2021

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

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PPQM-2MabLs

Dire Wolf 8C (Boulder) 16th April 2022

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uaaVdtKn6-w

https://www.instagram.com/p/CcdODFpFu8y/

Big Arms 8C (Boulder) 10th July 2022 (approx)

This was called “Small Arms” v12, then holds broke (or got pried off 🤷‍♂️)…. Gonna go with “Big Arms”? First ascent post break, probably in the V15 range. Lincoln Lake’s version of Squamish’s Singularity . Get some!

https://www.instagram.com/p/CfzX3hQlb-C/

The Player 8C (Boulder) 7th October 2022

https://www.instagram.com/reel/Cjbqo7Kg3wY/

https://youtu.be/rD4tiFwFSB0

Squoze 8C (Boulder) 9th September 2019

https://www.instagram.com/p/B4qCwYhj079/

The Nest 8C (Boulder) 29th January 2020

https://www.instagram.com/p/B74kBmcp3dw/

Paint it Black 8C (Boulder) 5th March 2020

In a session.

https://www.instagram.com/p/B9VjE0jjLVs/

White Noise 8C (Boulder) 30th September 2020

https://www.instagram.com/p/CFwzORGD3vZ/

Dicktopia 8C (Boulder) 7th October 2020

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

Traffic 8C (Boulder) 12th February 2021

https://www.instagram.com/p/CLLAgtRD2kw/

Death Star 8C (Boulder) 21st March 2021

https://www.instagram.com/p/CMqTuDoDUx4/

The Game 8C (Boulder) 14th April 2021

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

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zeJKkxbrx7Q

Sound of Violence 8C (Boulder) 18th April 2021

https://www.instagram.com/p/CNyU-o5jKzT/

Spidy 8C (Boulder) 23rd April 2021

Second ascent.

https://www.instagram.com/p/CN-2n0XDeQE/

Delirium 8C (Boulder) 1st January 2022 (approx)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ObMfh8bLZu4

Ozymandias 8B+ (Boulder) 6th October 2022

https://youtu.be/73f0vj0TUnQ?t=92

Tron 8B+ (Boulder) 18th November 2020 (approx)

https://www.instagram.com/p/CHvTkwRjttN/?hl=en

Mandala SDS 8B+ (Boulder) 1st January 2022 (approx)

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

The Ice Knife 8B+ (Boulder) 8th June 2022 (approx) 8C

https://youtu.be/_v0R90XMsq4

https://www.instagram.com/p/Cei7afWuN_R/

Climb Grade FA Ascent Date Suggested Grade
Climb Grade FA Ascent Date Suggested Grade