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Jan 272016
 
Training For the Denali Traverse: A Trip Report 20 Years in the Making

Gary Chambers is one of an elite group you can spot in Planet Granite’s gyms who have more experience than the average climber, and who measure it in decades. Gary still brings it in the gym, most recently going the distance and winning the Advanced category with climbing partner Mei during the 24-hour Battle For Bolts marathon. His Read more…

PG Climbing Basics Series Episode 4 – The Drop Knee with Joey

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Jan 252016
 

PG Climbing Basics Series Episode 4 – The Drop Knee with Joey from Planet Granite on Vimeo.   INTRODUCING: PLANET GRANITE CLIMBING BASICS SERIES Welcome to week 4 of our 8 week Climbing Basics Series: the essential techniques that help build a solid foundation in climbing. These videos are a great review for both experienced climbers Read more…

BACC and PG Clean Up at Indian, Mortar Rocks plus the Biddles

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Jan 192016
 
BACC and PG Clean Up at Indian, Mortar Rocks plus the Biddles

In the waning days of 2015, the Bay Area Climbers Coalition (BACC) organized stewardship days at Indian Rock and Mortar Rock, two popular crags in Berkeley with a rich climbing history, and again at the Biddles, a lesser-known outcrop nearby. The BACC is a non-profit with a local focus of protecting and caring for the Read more…

Jan 182016
 

PG Basics Episode 3: The Back Step with Jesse from Planet Granite on Vimeo. INTRODUCING: PLANET GRANITE CLIMBING BASICS SERIES Welcome to week 3 of our 8 week Climbing Basics Series: the essential techniques that help build a solid foundation in climbing. These videos are a great review for both experienced climbers and new ones!  We Read more…

Josh Levin’s Journey From Shoulder Tear to the Maw of “Jaws II” (5.15a)

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Jan 152016
 
Josh Levin's Journey From Shoulder Tear to the Maw of "Jaws II" (5.15a)

You may know Josh Levin’s name already: for years he trained in Sunnyvale as a member of Planet Granite Team.  In his years on team, he set USAC records, spent years as undefeated national speed climbing champion, and won the North Face Young Gun award. Since then, he’s climbed as a North Face, Five Ten, Petzl, Read more…

PG Climbing Basics Series Episode 2: Using your Toes

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Jan 112016
 

PG Basics Climbing Series Episode 2 – Using your Toes with Justin from Planet Granite on Vimeo. INTRODUCING: PLANET GRANITE CLIMBING BASICS SERIES Welcome to week 2 of our 8 week Climbing Basics Series: the essential techniques that help build a solid foundation in climbing. These videos are a great review for both experienced climbers and Read more…