What does it mean to be part of such a tight knit community? Tanner Mack created this video to illustrate the unique experience of being at TCA. … More What it Means to be at TCA
As we wrap up our time here at the climbing academy I find my self trying to sum up the past six weeks with in the confines of a couple hundred words. Even though this is what I wanted to accomplish with this project, it is just now dawning on me that it is quite impossible to capture the essence of Spain with in a series of hundred word stories. We have been fortunate enough to have so many amazing experiences with so many amazing people, which in turn has made it difficult for me to pick out the moments that capture Spain the best … More Stories in 100 Words.
The implications of this study are serious and will have widespread effects. There are few climbers who can truly say they’ve never air-sprayed someone, and even fewer who have never attempted to verbally describe a climb’s beta. Now that people understand that these efforts have no meaning, there will likely be an influx of amateur climbing videos and Instagram posts with long captions that explain every individual move of the crux, the number of times they hung, and how “it feels really hard right now, but I think it’ll go.” … More Study Finds Air Beta Spray To Be Completely Useless