Home Features World-Record Holding Climber Alex Honnold

World-Record Holding Climber Alex Honnold


On Titillating Sports

Climber Alex Honnold became the first person to free-solo climb El Capitan in Yosemite National Park in 2017 and the film “Free Solo,” which documents that climb, just won an Academy Award for Best Documentary. He joined Rick Tittle in 2015 to talk about how we got started as a competitive climber, what it takes to become one of the best in the world, and what challenges he faces when he climbs (and what about those challenges keeps him coming back for more).

Click Below to Listen!