Sport Climbing


MyClimber Interview with Elle Opitz

MyClimber Interview with Elle Opitz

Age: 28 Country: U.S.A. What are your climbing goals? I want to continue to get stronger and see how far I can push myself in climbing. My immediate goals right now include breaking into and sending V7-V8 boulders and 5.12+ leads on the regular within the next year,...
MyClimber Interview with Matouš Urbánek

MyClimber Interview with Matouš Urbánek

Age: 31 Country: Czech Republic What are your climbing goals? Have fun – always! That’s my ultimate goal. I enjoy climbing so much and it’s fairly an important part of my life – I train hard, I love the whole process of improving, and I’ve got certain...
MyClimber Interview with Jimmy Weed

MyClimber Interview with Jimmy Weed

Country: Idaho, U.S.A. What are your climbing goals? Depends haha! Short term I want to get good enough to tackle 5.13s. long term my hope is to inspire a new generation of outdoor climbers and teach them how to climb safely and be better than me. Maybe even hit some...
MyClimber Interview with Genna Cohen

MyClimber Interview with Genna Cohen

Age: 30 Country: U.S.A. Years Climbing: 2 How did you start climbing? I’d been climbing a handful of times but it didn’t stick until July of 2013 — my yoga studio closed for a few days and I’d somehow accumulated a critical mass of climber...
Butora ‘Acro’ – Climbing Shoe Review!

Butora ‘Acro’ – Climbing Shoe Review!

“Many of my friends have been talking about the Butora, ‘Acro’, so I decided to take a look. At first glance, the Acro has that race car, high performance, down-turned toe design. After 35+ years of alpine climbing, my feet don’t have an Indy 500 shape. My pads...
FrictionLabs Chalk – Gear Review!

FrictionLabs Chalk – Gear Review!

There are a variety of chalk manufactures out there, but which one is the best for you? My first experience using chalk was in 1978. I had heard that rock climbers were ‘Buildering’ the Limestone walls on the Stanford Campus. Many of the walls around the campus had...