The ‘Finest, Healthiest Sport In The World’: Why Climbing Is Good For Mental Health

"I find that rock climbing is the finest, most healthiest sport in the whole world. It is much healthier than most; look at baseball, where 10 000 sit on their ass to watch a handful of players" - John Salathé Throughout history, extreme sports have often been linked in society with a certain mental fortitude. This … Continue reading The ‘Finest, Healthiest Sport In The World’: Why Climbing Is Good For Mental Health

The Everyday Fears of an Average Beginner

I have a confession; I am a kook. If you don't know what a kook is, you've probably not tried surfing - or you have, and you're one too. A kook is a beginner, who makes stupid and often hilarious mistakes. A kook is the person that probably tries their best, but has limited knowledge … Continue reading The Everyday Fears of an Average Beginner