I never imagined I would be a rock climber. I never imagined the summer after law school would be fun. And I never for a second thought I could grow enough to place in a national competition, but it happened!
We saw grit. We saw gumption. And we even saw a broken nose. But all this aside, it became evident the BKB community has grown to standards and expectations that shouldn’t, and can’t, be capped.
Let’s get you the gear you need to perform. From now until August 20, Brooklyn Boulders is offering a 30% discount on one gear purchase with a paid class enrollment. Gear includes chalk, chalk bags, chalk brushes, harnesses, and select apparel.
Take advantage of the promo by signing up for Intro to Climbing, Learn the Ropes, Learn to Lead, Level Up, and/or BKBX now.
We catch up with BKB Brooklyn members + partners, Becca Mui and Syd Shannon in our latest Community Spotlight feature how they met, their climbing philosophy, their current projects and activism in the LGBTQ world.
BKB Somerville member Kate Sedrowski writes about the nomadic life, and what caused her to find a reason to stay put.
Check out the seventh and eighth cartoons in Connie Sun’s series for our Artist Residency program – “Climber Crushes” and “Practical Climber Valentine’s”.
Get to know your BKB community – Chinatown native Di Feng, originally from China, photographed by our resident artist Leah Bank.
You may know how to climb, but that doesn’t mean you’re doing it with proper form and technique. When it comes to progressing, it’s crazy how much even small tweaks can help break through plateaus, ramp up your learning curve and keep you moving forward.
Rawrrrrr…. It’s that time again: BKBeasts Fall Tryouts 2016
Join us Monday, July 18 for lead climbing and beers with Anthony Bagnoli.