Feb 112013
 
Friction Series at PG Belmont 2013 was a blast!

If you stayed ’til 9pm, you are likely in this photo – the entire gym held their breath as Mike valiantly fought his way to the end of Open #12!  It was palm sweating, mesmerizing and entertaining all at one time!  Thanks Mike, for putting on a great show! (Unfortunately, in a heartbreak finish, he Read more…

Dec 212012
 
Holiday Class Schedule

Planet Granite is open a few reduced hours, but we’ll be running classes so check out your local gym’s schedules below! Happy Holidays! Climb safe! Holiday Hours (unless posted, open regular hours) Christmas Eve 12/24 – 6am-4pm Christmas Day 12/25 – CLOSED! New Years Eve 12/31 – 6am-4pm New Years Day 1/1 – 12pm-6pm PG Read more…

Dec 132012
 
Beta from the Best - Pro Climbers International visits PG Sunnyvale

photo credit:  PCI If you follow the sport of climbing in any way, it is safe to assume that you have come across blog posts, articles, and magazine spreads written about professional climbers and their unbelievable achievements.  These athletes are pushing climbing into places where people would have never thought possible.  Kevin Jorgeson, an athlete Read more…

Dec 032012
 
Mt Everest Climb-A-Thon 2012 - a benefit for PG Member Stacey Collver

Many of you know PG Coach Stacey Collver –  9 years ago, Stacey was diagnosed with a rare lung disease and received a double-lung transplant one year later.    Although she has recovered well from the double-lung transplant, with approximately 54% lung function and 1/3 the immune system, she is still legally disabled, needs financial Read more…

Apr 032012
 
Chasing Ghosts & Dreams Along the Tibetan Plateau - special slideshow by Planet GRANTS It! recipient Dave Anderson

Join us for a night of inspiring first ascents, community building, and epic tales of journeying across the world to realize a dream.  Dave Anderson, a Planet GRANTS It! Recipient, travelled to Genyen China back in 2011 to realize a his own dream: to establish first ascents in the Genyen Massif and help create awareness around Read more…