May 292014
 
Staff Picks for Summer Gear

  Summer season in NorCal = Granite! Whether you’re staying local and heading to Tuolumne or driving up north to Squamish, granite climbing is on the agenda. Since our staff routinely crush on the weekends, we asked them to share a few of their favorite pieces of climbing gear. All items mentioned are in stock Read more…

May 282014
 
 The 4 Tests Every Climber Needs to Pass - Health&Wellness @PG

 Health & Wellness @Planet Granite For this article in our Health & Wellness series we reached out to local physical therapist and athlete Caroline Bourcier. With over 25 years of experience in the fitness and physical therapy fields, and a life-long athlete herself, she really has seen it all! Many members of our community have worked with her Read more…

May 192014
 
Workout of the Week - Trigger Point Seek & Destroy with Mitch

  TRIGGER POINT SEEK & DESTROY with Mitch This WOW features 3 techniques of self-care to eliminate trigger points. DIFFICULTY:  All levels EQUIPMENT: Foam roller and lacrosse ball FOCUS: Warm-up, Injury prevention, Bodywork     *Want each WOW delivered to your inbox? Click here to receive each new workout in your inbox!     IMPORTANT: Climbing and climbing training, such Read more…

May 142014
 
Better Together - Santa Clara Firefighters Foundation visits PG Sunnyvale

This past week, the Santa Clara Firefighters made their annual trek to Planet Granite Sunnyvale for their Better Together program. For nearly 20 years, Planet Granite has hosted this amazing group who dedicate their time to better the lives of local 6th graders in Santa Clara. Established in 1989, Better Together works to connect firefighters Read more…