Archive for the ‘Humor’ Category

  • Appreciating Rollerblading, Weightlifting and other Non-Climbing Things

    Apr 28, 13 • 3199 Views • HumorNo Comments

    The older you get, the more you realize how precious life is, and the more you appreciate the little things. And sometimes the universe just throws you a little gift, a little nugget that makes you say, “Yes, today is a good day to be alive.” [story by...

  • The Stoke-O-Meter

    Mar 12, 13 • 13029 Views • HumorNo Comments

    With spring just around the corner every rock climber is getting stoked. But how stoked are you? Is your stoke in progress, are you stoking off, or have you been getting out climbing already and you are substantially stoked? Well, your friends at The Climbing...

  • Birthing Into The Climbing World

    Jan 6, 13 • 3044 Views • Humor2 Comments

    My introduction to the climbing world came as a chance to try something different with my brother-in law. I was a gym-rat of sorts in regards to weight lifting, and that had an obvious effect on my first route ascension as I flailed around on the rock...

  • The Spray Dictionary

    Aug 27, 12 • 15274 Views • Climbing Culture, Dirtbagging, HumorNo Comments

    spray: 1. Climbing talk. 2. A climbing conversation in which the unconscious ego enters, steering the chatter towards graceless self-aggrandizement. Sometimes in writing you write something, completely forget about it, and then scramble to find the...

  • The Bromance

    Jun 1, 12 • 7974 Views • HumorNo Comments

    A few weeks ago we posted Jugs on Jugs by Gaelen Engler, a very popular and shared story about her search for female climbing partners. Now, we turn to the opposite sex, for a little in-depth look at the increasingly popular bromance. Enjoy. [story by Luke...