Feb 282014
 
Pushing Your Limits on Lead - A Student Perspective

A few months ago, PG Belmont’s Asst Manager Jeremy created and launched the newest class in our climbing curriculum!  This two part class targets climbers who have been leading for a while, but feel they have hit a plateau or aren’t sure how to improve.  But don’t take our word for it, check out this 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…

Jun 272013
 
Team of 2 Training Camp is coming to PG!

Planet Granite is thrilled to announce we are hosting a Team of 2 Training Camp!  This is an amazing opportunity to work with some of the best trainers in the climbing and fitness industry to help you hone your skills!  Space is limited, so sign up early!  All inquiries and requests to sign-up should go Read more…

Jun 122013
 
Riding Giants: How I Climbed Freerider Free.

A post by contributing writer & PG Route Setter Walker, aka SMASH. “I hate this!” Screams a voice in the dark. Its 12am and I haven’t slept in two nights. An aid team is making their way up the monster off-width, a 200 foot gash in the rock that intersects directly with our bivy at Read more…

May 222013
 
How Climbing Inspired my Life - guest post by Bryan

On January 2, 2011, I began my life as a climber at Planet Granite San Francisco and since then, I have had a large passion for climbing. It began with climbing three days a week then to four to six days a week, and from there, climbing became an obsession. I wasn’t a prodigy or Read more…

Apr 032013
 
PG Member takes donated shoes to new gym in Nairobi, Kenya

Traffic in Nairobi is horrible. Truly. 45 minutes into my (ridiculously expensive) cab ride I was regretting my decision to check out East Africa’s new (and only) climbing gym. Needless to say I was NOT in a good mood when I arrived at Diamond Plaza last month. Looking up at the shopping mall (yes shopping Read more…