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8 Black Rock Climbers to Follow in 2020

8 Black Rock Climbers to Follow in 2020

Rock climbing has a serious diversity problem. Looking to diversify your Instagram feed? Here is a list of black rock climbers and climbers of color to follow!   Color the Crag, Brothers of Climbing, and Melanin Base Camp are some of the organizations dedicated to increasing mentorship, visibility, and community…

Meet Liam: Our Climbing Gym Intern

Meet Liam: Our Climbing Gym Intern

“I worked at a climbing gym called Tufas Boulder Lounge.”    For one month Tufas was lucky enough to have a climbing gym intern named Liam. Reproduced below is Liam’s essay about his experience as a climbing gym employee: the good, the bad, and the light custodial work it takes…

Send Global: Climbing Out of Depression

Send Global: Climbing Out of Depression

Climbing out of depression is more literal than it sounds. Recently, bouldering has been making headlines. No, not because of Olympic hopefuls entering into bouldering and sport climbing comps as Tokyo 2020 inches closer. Rather than the Sports section, bouldering is making headlines in Science and Health news. Mood Disorders…