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'The Boulder - A Philosophy for Bouldering' by Francis Sanzaro

Just published and now available! The new publication from Stone Country - 'The Boulder: A Philosophy for Bouldering' by US climber and philosopher Francis Sanzaro - is a paperback edition of 192 pages, with photographs, and features a foreword by none other than John Gill, perhaps the original guru of proper bouldering... 

Here is how he endorses the importance of this book:

"Finding a climber who perceives bouldering as a moving meditation, or one who values form and style far beyond difficulty, is a daunting task . . . bouldering needs its own analytical literature. In this book, Francis Sanzaro takes a significant step in that direction."

To read more about the book and the author, visit the Stone Country website where there is a preview of the book and an interview with the author.

TO BUY >>>

For UK boulderers (only) the book is available at a special website price of £9.99 plus PandP (it retails at £12.99), which is cheaper and faster than Amazon!

For US boulderers the book is available at a special price of $18 plus $7 PandP (total $25), we will post airmail and you should have the book within a week or two:

For Europe and ROW, the book can be bought through our distributors at Cordee >>>


Anonymous said…
Sounds great. Are there plans for an e-book version?
JS Watson said…
yes, there will be an e-book available, most likely in early 2014. The book is available in paperback only until then,
Anonymous said…
Just read the first 20 pages of the book. Wow--I didn't know anyone was out there writing like this! It seems very very interesting. I will definitely get myself a copy.



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