Tommy Caldwell Climbs the Dawn Wall

At the age of three, Tommy Caldwell’s father introduced him to rock climbing. Considered one of the world’s best rock climbers, Caldwell was climbing routes at age 13 that his father couldn’t complete. At age 16, he won the World Climbing Championship. For the last several years, Caldwell’s dream has been to free climb the 3000ft. Dawn Wall. It’s one of the hardest, blankest, continuously steep walls in the world. Attempting this thing, as one climber put it, “is outer space. It’s silly hard.”

Alan Perlman

Lead Adventurer at Nerve Rush
For three years, Alan traveled to 60+ countries as an international cost-of-living surveyor. Back in New York City, when he's not running, rock climbing or geeking out about UAV drones, Alan runs a marketing agency that helps companies generate more sales-ready leads using inbound marketing techniques.

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