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 friends,read more
What are your climbing goals? Learn to lead outside. For now I just boulder or clean after a friend leads the way to the top outdoors. Also I wouldn’t mind getting better at sloper holds indoors.read more
Northvale, NJ, U.S.A.
What do you love most about your gym? Our friendly, supportive and tight-knit community of new and old climbers alike. They make climbing at our gym a unique and warming experience. Our walls are also some…
Amsterdam / Netherlands
“My husband, Lou Renner and I visited the de Klimmuur Climbing Gym this past summer for a full day of fun! Our first thrilling experience was the bike ride across town and over bridges to finally get there! One bridge…
New Cumberland, PA, U.S.A.
What do you love most about your gym? Without a doubt our favorite part of the gym is our roof climbs. We designed the gym to be reminiscent of a large cavern or old mine you might find outdoors. You really…
"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 have...read more
Age: 27 Country: Lausanne, Switzerland Years Climbing: 15 How did you start climbing? I was put at a young age with my sister in the Swiss Alpin Club. It was really well organized and it let me discover many aspects of climbing, as rock climbing, ice climbing,...read more
Louisville, CO, U.S.A.
What do you love most about your gym? EVO Rock + Fitness has soul. Period. The best thing about our gym is the inclusive vibe. Everyone feels welcome here regardless of age, race, gender, or ability. We serve…
Age: 53 Country: U.S.A. What are your climbing goals? Since my recent shoulder surgery, my current goal is to fully recover, be able to continue climbing, progress my ability level once I return, complete more V5’s and someday, above that level. I must say that I have...read more
"Well I broke down and finally, agreed to try a different climbing shoe. I have always been a faithful FiveTen Mythos fan, and I was pleasantly surprised when I tried the new Butora climbing shoe, the ‘Endeavor’. The Butora company makes the Endeavor shoe in a men’s...read more
Tyler, TX, U.S.A.
What do you love most about your gym? The people, the staff are some of the friendliest people I have met, always willing to help out, answer questions, or just ask how your day is going. The members are the similar…
Age: 36 Country: U.S.A. Q: What are your climbing goals? My main goal is to enjoy the process of climbing. Always enjoy the process, no matter what is going on with your climbing at any given time. It teaches you about yourself and reveals things that never cease to...read more
Country: Utah, U.S.A. MyClimb Username: Skat Bosley Q: Most memorable climbing experience? My first full alpine climb was in 2009 on the Northeast Face of Pingora, Cirque of the Towers. About halfway up a heavy snowstorm hit, leaving my brother and I in a complete...read more
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...read more
Age: 17 Country: Czech Republic What are your climbing goals? Keep getting better, meet more inspiring people and have fun! What do you like most about MyClimb? To be able to see my progress and identify what…read more