-Myriam Souaya My mentor recently pointed out to me why the climbing community is such a positive group. Though he’s never climbed before his logic made complete sense, ”they’re all optimists,” he said,”you’d have to be”. While his assessment was right on target,…Read More
Sportrock Climbing Flash Blog
-Jason Montecalvo Question: What is your definition of being “fit”? How about your meaning of “healthy” or “strong?” Does it mean you look good at the beach? How about receiving good results on a physical exam? If you lift weights or run long distances, does that make…Read More
-Molly Donelan It’s 7am and I’ve already done 45 min of strength training, a brutal 2 and a half hours of swimming, and am already anticipating another treacherous 2 hour practice this evening. Ok that’s a lie I didn’t really do that but that was me 15 years ago. From…Read More
Who is JDH?
What do you, Alex Puccio and Daniel Woods all have in common? Each of you have climbed some amazing routes set by Sportrock's Director of Routesetting Jeremy Hardin. For another year, Jeremy's talent has been nationally recognized as he was again selected to serve as the Chief Route Setter at the American Bouldering Series National Championships. Our congratulations go to Jeremy and we look forward to having you back at SR setting those world class routes for us to climb like the pros!
Member Spotlight - Rachel
This year in school, new Sportrock member Rachel was asked to write a report on something she was passionate about and she chose rock climbing! Read her story of courage, pride and self-discovery. You are an athlete in our book Rachel!
Holiday Hours 2014
The days are getting shorter and the temperature is slowly dropping - It's that time of year again! Plan ahead for Sportrock's holiday hours and be sure to check Facebook and our website for winter weather updates!
Employee Spotlight - Matt Weaver
Recently, Sportrock employee and relatively new climber Matt Weaver spent his cold, November weekend assisting a local Boy Scout Troop with their Climbing Merit Badge, as well as ensuring scouts and leaders just had a plain ’ole good day at the crag. Sportrock caught up with Matt to find out how the weekend went, what pushes him to climb, and which comic-book hero he’s pulling for...