It’s an unspoken given in the climbing industry that the career of a route setter can take a toll on the physical body. We set up one of our setters, Will Castelli, with personal trainer Adam Gallo to come up with exercises to offset damages of the daily grind.
Routesetting in Somerville is getting a new look, complete with new leadership, new veteran team members, and a plethora of new volumes.
Meet Kurtis and Dave. It’s obvious both are excellent climbers, making difficult problems look easy. Continue reading
Get to know your route setting team– what inspires them? Why do they climb?
Join our talented and amazing route setting team on January 21 & 22nd to set and climb your own route! Sign up today.
Brooklyn Beatdown will boast 80+ shiny, new bouldering problems. Here’s more information on wall closures for prepping the competition.
The Windy City Gritty: we came, we saw, we conquered! Continue reading
Did you know that different parts of our walls are reset every Monday through Thursday? It’s true! Continue reading
“OMMMMMM” No, we just didn’t get more zen at BKB. We just hired a new route-setter, straight from Seattle with an USAC & IFSC certification underneath his belt. Meet Oliver Miska.
Henry Heinemann of London’s White Spider Climbing Center visits Brooklyn Boulders for a guest set.