-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
-SR Profile Name: Jeremy Hardin Age: 25 Height: 5.9 ish Ape Index: +1 Hometown: Ft. Worth, TX Interests/Hobbies: Cars, Motorcycles, anything that goes fast and can get me in trouble. Favorite…Read More
Every year, when November arrives, we are reminded to be thankful for all that we have. Maybe we get too busy during the year (this is DC after all!) or maybe November, with all of the holiday celebrations, simply inspires us to give more. Whatever the reason, Sportrock would like to show our appreciation for our amazing family of climbers and say 'thanks' for letting us be a part of this special community.
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!
Free Climbing Kickstart & Orthopedic Massage at Sportrock Alexandria!
Join Lifestyle Sport Performance + Recovery in Alexandria for FREE Climbing Kickstart & Orthopedic Massage Therapy during the month of October!
Doug Robinson Book Launch & Discussion
From the pioneering days of our sport, Doug Robinson has been a steering force in the evolution of climbing. With a half century of climbing and mountaineering under his belt, Doug has now written The Alchemy of Action, addressing the question of "why do we climb?"