I was awarded the North Face Young Gun Award this year at the 2010 SCS National Championships. I would just like to thank everyone who had a part in this, and a very big special thanks to my mom as well.
Last weekend was a special one…Last weekend after having some hesitations about many reasons I decided to participate at a competition of the tour de bloc in the small town of Quebec. I really loved this weekend and I thought it was important to let you know my small history about this.
Lately my foot has been injured. I fell out of a hammock at my friends house. Instead of climbing a bunch like I used to, I have been doing a lot of training exercises and what not. It is fun.
Mark and Janelle Smiley knock another route off their list of 50 climbs and get closer to being the first people to climb all the routes published in Fifty Classic Climbs of North America. Check out the video of their journey up the Northcutt-Carter Route on Hallett Peak, RMNP.
Usually, topping out boulders isn’t even fun unless you’ve flashed them. We all know this. This video analyzes the complex logic behind this truth, and documents the efforts of the world’s king of flashing in his latest onslaught against a brand new boulder. Undoubtedly, after millions of people have watched this video, the flashing trend will begin its rightful reign and send the practice of ‘projecting’ into complete obsolescence. ...
Alex Fritz recaps on the 2010 IFSC Youth Pan American Championships and gives a review on the new Men's Blackwing!