We welcomed Mr. Tajima (@tajippei), owner of a well-established climbing gym ‘Joy Wall’ in Kurume City, Fukuoka Prefecture, and a researcher for Tokyo Powder, to talk about why he climbs, the past one year, climbing holds, YouTube, Onsight, Highballs, the Olympics, and more.Continue reading “71: Value of a onsight(@tajippei)”
We invited Mr. Orikasa from FAT CAP, a company that started with the “FAT CAP” which is an attachment that turns bolt-on holds into screw-on holds, and now produces a series of unique holds.
I had no idea what we were going to talk about, but we talked about old times, holds, and ended up talking about shapes for about an hour. I hope you enjoyed it, even if it was just small talk.
Fatcap from Unity
Manufacture of Holds
When we started climbing
Increasing the Climbing Population
A local climber from Yamanashi, Masa Nerome, is the guest on this episode.In the second half, we read a letter from him in the Grappa question box. I regret very much that I should have reversed the first and second halves of the event.Continue reading “69: End-of-the-Year Chatter (Nerome)”
This is a live talk show with @SIN510 who is involved in the development of climbing shoes at Unpallarel. We talked about Shojinholds that Hakase started, shoe impressions in SIN’s blog, Unpallarel’s new shoes, Queen’s movie, and Freddie Mercury.Continue reading “68:Freddie Mercury Play(SIN510)”
We are now offering a challenge called “Powder Radio Cup” for the online competition that we regularly hold at heavy., and this is why we decided to record a radio show with Hide Yuzawa from heavy.
Hakase saw grappa’s insta-live the day before and got the sick of wanting to do a live show, so we tried to record it live.Continue reading “67: Mask is de-BUFF (heavypon)”
A local climber from Yamanashi, Masa Nerome, is the guest on this episode.
The first half of the episode was about Covid-19 and Blah, blah, blah…
In the second half, we read a letter from him in the Grappa question box. I regret very much that I should have reversed the first and second halves of the event. jeje
We invited Shogo Murooka from RockBeans who came to a nearby curry shop. It was a short time before I came to work. We talked about the quiz “Which climbing form is broken?”, that’s been making the rounds on Twitter lately, as well as basic exercises, form changes, and more.
A new episode of the podcast with Shin Tachibanazono from Unpallarel and Mitsuo Yamamoto from Tokyopowder.
This is the first episode of the podcast with SIN510 since the state of emergency was lifted. That’s why Mitsuo is very talkative. While talking about rock, skin, shoes, gyms, basic climbing, etc., And I’ve read the questions and more from twitter.
We welcomed Koichi Shiozaki, owner of PONGO CLIMBING GYM in Shanghai, China, who now lives in Colorado, to talk about outdoor climbing and gyms in China and U.S., Rolfing, breaking both legs, Bukatsudo, and more in this show.
*Kyosuke Wakaiya, Koh Shiozaki and Shogo Murooka at PONGO climbing gym.
Kona radio with Mr. Tajima (@joywall14), owner of a long-established climbing gym in Kurume City, Fukuoka Prefecture and the researcher for Tokyo Powder, to talk about training, Youtube, Garage Chalk, Future climbing areas, climbing gym, Kurume Gasuri and more. Thanks to the questions provided by the listeners, we had Skype for over two hours. Thank you very much.
Hakase and Tajippei ( Jan 2016 / OD Kokura, Fukuoka)