Royal Robbins, America's first iconic climber
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Royal Robbins death: Three legends of rock climbing pay tribute

Royal Robbins, an American rock climber famous for his first ascents of some of Yosemite National Park’s biggest mountains, died last month after a long illness. He was 82.

BBC News spoke to three legendary American climbers to find out how Robbins inspired them.

Video Journalist: Howard Johnson

  • 25 Apr 2017
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