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Brian Solano Spray Interview Translation

Brian Solano, producer of Spray, recently did an interview with the French language climbing magazine Escalade. Thanks to Tony for proving that the public education system isn’t completely dead and translating it into English for us. Click here to win your own copy of Spray. Interview with the director of Spray (a new American climbing […]

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Chris Sharma on NPR

A little late, but Chris Sharma was on “All Things Considered” on NPR last week.  For whatever reason he is climbing in Maryland and there is a short video of him pulling down (presumably, I couldn’t get the video to play) along with audio of the interview.

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Climbing.com Chris Sharma Interview

Climbing.com Chris Sharma Interview

Climbing.com has a great new interview up with the “King of Kings” Chris Sharma.  Filled with incredible images from his travels this past year, the interview spends a lot of time exploring what drives Sharma to continue climbing at such a high level.  Below is my favorite quote from the article.  It displays an understanding […]

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Dave Graham Interview

Check out this very lengthy (and expletive filled) video interview with Dave Graham.  In it he talks about the level of “wizardy” it was necessary for him to obtain prior to his ascent of Realization.  He also says that there is no physical difference between himself and a V9 boulderer… Thanks to Kelly McBride for the […]

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Jim Holloway

The latest edition of Climbing magazine devoted its cover and a big article to Jim Holloway (you can read the entire article online). From what I have read, Holloway is most famous for having a few problems around the Frontrange that have gone unrepeated despite doing the first ascents 30 years ago. Here he describes […]

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Will Gadd Interview

The Southeastern Climbers Coalition has an interview up on their site with all around climber and paragliding fanatic Will Gadd. His blog is also a pretty cool read. Right now he has been doing a lot of paragliding, and if his elbow ever heals he might have some climbing to report on. You of course […]

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