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The Climb

In this family we treat anxiety with anxiety-inducing situations.

No top rope and a stressful climb to get to the first clip-in point. At one stage my knees and fingertips were digging into the rock so hard that two days later I’ve broken out in ugly bruises. 68 more words


My Life Lately

To call the last year incredible would be an understatement. I’ve found myself in some epic places with some awesome people, but most importantly, I’ve learned to enjoy my own company. 60 more words

Standing Sideways

I got your back!

Knowing that someone’s got your back makes the climb easier.

Images And Thoughts

Go Up, Cool Down

I can no longer pop my laptop or folding chair in the car, and drive 4000′ uphill in 20 minutes to cool off 20F.

To cool off the same way - going 4 of the world’s 7 life zones cooler - it now takes 2 hours of driving, though most of that change is in 20 minutes from Alamogordo. 1,054 more words


Keep your hands smiling and your chalk fun

Sure, we can all choose a red harness over a black one, but chalk bags are the one place as a climber we can show our real personality. 493 more words


Assumptions – where are we starting?

I plan on starting this resource from the ground up.

I’m going to assume that my audience (you!) wishes to participate in abseiling, climbing or canyoning, and I’m also going to assume that one day you will be guiding (supervising) others in these activities. 124 more words