motivationplusinspiration asked: To anon. Fear is normal and is hardwired into EVERYONE. Anyone who says otherwise is a liar. What is amazing is acting in spite of the fear. I still get scared when I'm pumped on a crappy hold and need to clip 3 bolts up. Still, I climb because it's gratifying to me. You shouldn't let fear stop you from doing something you really want (assuming it's not stuff like lighting your...
motivationplusinspiration asked: do you ever get issues of swollen finger joints after a hard climbing sess?
Anonymous asked: how do you forget your fear when you climb?
Anonymous asked: In your "about me" you say you like yoga. I think you mean "modern yoga." Refer to:--> Alter, Joseph S. "Modern Medical Yoga: Struggling with a History of Magic, Alchemy and Sex." Asian Medicine 1, no. 1 (2005): 119-146. It's a great read. Holler if you want to read some stuff about the modernization of Ayurvedic medicine as well... it's actually quite...
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Anonymous asked: do you have a significant other?
I hate in movies when a guy grabs the girl’s arm and she just stands there and like, asks him to let go please like I’m sorry, I’m a nice girl, but if you grab my arm that roughly, I will kick you in the balls so hard that you’ll wish you had never been born.
Friends don’t let friends climb choss.– Will Anglin
guys I just want to live in a tent
Anonymous asked: For climbing noobs such as myself, can you dumb down all the numbers talk? The 5.12s and 10s and what not. I want to start climbing but I don't know jack shit about it!
I’ve got a friend who’s been climbing for 5 years, and he climbs V10. I have another friend that’s been climbing for 7 years, and he climbs 5/10c. Do you trad 5.12? Good for you. Onsight V10 last weekend? Great. Finish your first 5.11 in 10 years? Fantastic. Make the US World team? Good for fucking you. This sport needs to stop being so fucking judgmental. I’m...
thesirens-oftitan asked: I live in NoVa and I was thinking about checking out Earth Treks this summer! Maybe see ya there ;)
smile-at-the-safe-word asked: what's your favorite climbing pick up line or sexual reference?
So if a weeping angel has two shadows, do you stare or run? or are you just fucked
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infituation: climbercafe: Yosemite Valley. El Capitan. Salathe Wall . The Ear “Fuck this” Numerous variations of that phrase left my mouth more times than I care to recall while I climbed behind “The Ear”. An aptly named rock formation, it is artfully featured about 1,800 feet up the face of El Capitan, and appears… Holy shit. Almost jumped out of my seat from the adrenaline rush that gave...
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