Climbers set speed record on Yosemite’s Nose of El Capitan

FILE – This Jan. 14, 2015 file photo shows El Capitan in Yosemite National Park, Calif. Brad Gobright and climbing partner Jim Reynolds set a new speed record for ascending the Nose route of El Capitan in Yosemite National Park on Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017. The two climbers raced up the nearly 90-degree, 2,900-foot precipice in 2 hours and 19 minutes. (AP Photo/Ben Margot, File)


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