Written by Flo Tilley As a climber, you may have often considered climbing as more than a hobby or a sport, it feels like part of your identity. It feels like your life revolves around it, and it doesn’t feel right when people describe it as an adrenaline junkie sport. We all know there is […]
In this Home Training interview, Premium Plan client Zo Northcutt — training with Maddy Cope — talks us through the struggles she has had to deal with training at home, how she has gotten both creative and mindful to make her training more interesting, and fun antics from climbing over tables, piggy-backing her partner doing […]
Sebastian Bailey is one of our clients with a more interesting and tricky-to-manage work schedule. Working as an Intelligence Officer in the U.S. Marine Corps, Sebastian has to be physically ready for training and field events, working his training for climbing around this. With the support of coach Ella Russell, Sebastian succeeded in sending a […]
Saloni Shah came back to training after having her first child to climb her first 7c+. Recently, on a trip to Kalymnos with her husband, Saloni broke into the 8s with her first 8a, as well as onsighting 7c. It seems having a baby isn’t making this super-mum slow down anytime soon!
An interview with Laur Sabourin – a US-based climber and guide – about three of her recent projects. Laur delves deeply into how they manage these projects, what drew them to them, and ultimately what they takes away from having sent – or not sent – the climbs.
Aaron Child writes about sending 14a and V10 on home-turf in Utah, and enjoying the process along the way.
Coach Ella Russell tells us her top five lessons learned about training, with 17 years climbing experience and many years also working in high pressure environments as a lawyer. Ella’s lessons are focused around efficiency in training and looking after yourself.