climbing

How To Climb Across Monkey Bars

How To Climb Across Monkey Bars

Monkey bars were hard enough when I was a kid. But this week I tried them again, older, wiser and with more muscle than I had back in the day. And you know what? They’re still really, really hard.

How To Join A Climbing Gym On Your Own

How To Join A Climbing Gym On Your Own

Imagine yourself at a climbing wall: You head straight up, carefully grasping each handhold and foothold, a rope connecting a harness around your hips to a pulley above. The only problem: You don’t know who’s going to be on the ground holding the other end of that rope. And so,…

My Hobby Transformed Everything I Know About Setting Goals

My Hobby Transformed Everything I Know About Setting Goals

This goal of mine. It was pointless. Not arguably pointless, actually pointless. Undisputedly pointless. Nothing would change if I achieved it. My financial situation would remain the same. My career: the same. My relationship with loved ones: the same. Everything: the same. The only thing that would change: me. And…