Comments on: Ben and Laura
Protecting, Ensuring, Promoting Responsible ClimbingMon, 01 Feb 2016 08:56:52 +0000hourly1https://wordpress.org/?v=4.4.4By: Patrick Jones
Wed, 31 Dec 2008 19:39:49 +0000http://rrgcc.org/?p=497#comment-1310I’m not a climber, but very passionate about the RRG area. I’m sure during one of my many meals at Miguel’s I likely brushed paths with Ben and/or Laura. Wouldn’t the ultimate honor be to name a first ascent a route and name it “BenandLaura”, or rename their favorite route after them. Just a thought. Godspeed and peace to all who travel these great lands.
By: Cindy Savino
Mon, 10 Nov 2008 21:36:54 +0000http://rrgcc.org/?p=497#comment-934There is really nothing to say when something like this happens. Ben was a great kid. Full of energy, always positive, and pursuing his passions. Living down at the Red and working at Miquels, I know he was loving life. Bottom line is, Ben had a good heart. He got that from his mom, Melinda, and he will be missed.
]]>By: Scattered Thoughts » Epic Climbing Adventure of 2009
Mon, 10 Nov 2008 15:26:12 +0000http://rrgcc.org/?p=497#comment-933[…] a sadder note, on November 3, two climbers were killed in a gear-related accident. It happened in the Red River Gorge, KY at a region called Emerald City. I first heard about the […]
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Sun, 09 Nov 2008 23:07:55 +0000http://rrgcc.org/?p=497#comment-930Our sympathies and condolences to their family and friends. You will be missed and always remembered by other climbers.
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Sun, 09 Nov 2008 01:24:38 +0000http://rrgcc.org/?p=497#comment-927I didn’t know Ben or Laura personally but as a result of this accident, they will forever be a part of my life. My sympathies to their family and friends.
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Fri, 07 Nov 2008 16:30:32 +0000http://rrgcc.org/?p=497#comment-923A sobering time for all. Our condolences go out to the families and to all of their friends within the climbing community.
Fri, 07 Nov 2008 01:37:02 +0000http://rrgcc.org/?p=497#comment-921I only knew Ben in person recently, and he was always a good time, full of fun, energetic and eager to talk climbing with anyone at Miguels. A truly great guy with lots of superb friends who will miss him dearly.