In November, Tenaya athlete Drew Ruana (age 15) sent the iconic Smith Rock climb, “Just Do it” (14c). The route was America’s first 5.14c and Ruana is among the youngest to make an ascent. Here’s the send footage and a quick interview with Drew.

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UPDATE: Since sending “Just Do It”, Drew has been on a rampage with more tough ascents in Smith Rock and Bishop as well as a strong showing at ABS Youth Nationals.