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.
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WhyBKB? Reason #2: Our Kickass Routesetting Team
For Brad Larsen, Head Route Setter at BKB Somerville, what might be hobbies for some have instead developed into lifelong passions. Climbing and skateboarding have plenty in common. Both attract tight-knit communities, both attract passionate people and both involve a lot of falling. As Brad points out, they require an obsessive drive to overcome failure.