Feb 052014
 
Thoughts on Competition - Divisionals 2014 by Sara Evensen

I generally don’t consider myself a competitive person. There are probably many people who would beg to differ (maybe citing instances where I’ve challenged them to arm wrestle, or reminding me that I compete in math), but I say this mostly to convince myself.  What matters shouldn’t be how well you climb compared to others, Read more…

Sep 232013
 
PG Belmont gives back to our community!

Recently, PG Belmont hosted  InnVision Shelter Network for a day of climbing, bouldering and all around fun!  InnVision Shelter Network (IVSN) is dedicated to helping homeless families and individuals across Silicon Valley and the San Francisco Peninsula return to permanent housing and self-sufficiency. They provide safe, clean, and modern shelter, as well as nutritious food, Read more…

Aug 272013
 
Warrior's Way Master's Class - Falling & Commitment with Jeff Lodas

We are excited to offer another round of Warrior’s Way Clinics taught by Warrior’s Way instructor, Jeff Lodas! This clinic addresses fear of falling and improving commitment. We’ll do falling, movement, and resting exercises and apply all learned skills to a challenging route. We’ll do this in small increments creating appropriate progressions for each student. You’ll Read more…

Aug 262013
 
Kid's After School Programs are starting back up!

Summer is winding down; school is starting back up!  Check out our great After School Programs for your child! Our programs are for kids ages 5-13 years old who are looking to climb more! Our instructors are climbers too, so they will work with your kids on the basics, getting them climbing higher and stronger! Read more…

Aug 132013
 
Bloc Party 2013 - a community bouldering competition

It’s back!  Our Planet Granite Bloc Party competition starts up again this Friday!   Registration opens at 4:30pm! This FREE event for PG members is a great time to hang out with friends, test your skills on some great new problems, enjoy some food and of course, earn a chance to WIN some prizes! For Read more…

Jul 032013
 
PG Climbing Team goes to SCS Divisionals

      A few weeks ago, Planet Granite’s Team descended on Vertical World in Seattle to compete in SCS Divisionals!  Thanks to all their hard work, 22 kids went to represent PG and their team!  And this weekend, be sure to send them good thoughts as qualifying competitors are headed out to Atlanta for Read more…