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Wentzl
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Capt. CO Finisher

Post by Wentzl »

So this guy CaptCo from Florida bust in the scene. Joined on 7/14/19. FINISHED just a couple days ago with the Chicago Basin peaks in under one year.

Sure, this guy pissed me off too, with callous remarks about others who made costly mistakes. (Shavano tragedy)

And almost immediately afterward got stuck and needed to be rescued (Belford).

But somehow, if taken at face value (see peak list of CaptCo) this guy just came up here from Florida and made a mission of knocking off 58 14ers and did a nice job of getting it done.

I climbed Sneffels with him and had a nice day of it in very difficult conditions on the SW Ridge in mixed winter/spring conditions.

congratulations CaptCo for a job well done.
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timewarp01
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Re: Capt. CO Finisher

Post by timewarp01 »

Not to mention 700 posts on this forum in that time!
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hellmanm
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Re: Capt. CO Finisher

Post by hellmanm »

Congrats! That’s one heck of an accomplishment!
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Re: Capt. CO Finisher

Post by TomPierce »

Nice job, Alec! Congrats, stay safe out there!

-Tom
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Will_E
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Re: Capt. CO Finisher

Post by Will_E »

Nice work! That guy’s a baller!
PJ88
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Re: Capt. CO Finisher

Post by PJ88 »

Congrats! 🍾
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HikerGuy
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Re: Capt. CO Finisher

Post by HikerGuy »

You can't deny his enthusiasm. Congrats!!
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Mtnman200
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Re: Capt. CO Finisher

Post by Mtnman200 »

Congratulations, Alec! Not many people complete the 14ers in only one year. What’s next? Centennials?
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Re: Capt. CO Finisher

Post by PikaSteve »

Congratulations! Thanks for all of the information, photography and enthusiasm that you've shared this year.
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Re: Capt. CO Finisher

Post by Sbenfield »

Way to go Alec!
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JChitwood
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Re: Capt. CO Finisher

Post by JChitwood »

Good job Captain.
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Re: Capt. CO Finisher

Post by pvnisher »

Re-register as MajorCO
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