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Rotimi Odukoya Is Diversifying Climbing in London

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South Londonborn Rotimi Odukoya is fascinated by movement. In 2019, he created Clmbxr, a community of Black climbers. Two years later, it’s committed to bringing diversity to the climbing wall and empowering newcomers to get involved in the sport. This film, from Base magazine, tells his story.

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