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“My mom always told me to ‘Climb like Michaela,’ because trying to be someone else would only hold me back. “
Age/Birth Year: 24 (1994)
Hometown: Salt Lake City
Ape Index: +2 (5’3)
How and when did you start climbing?
I started climbing things almost before I could walk. My parents became worried when I was scaling buildings, trees, basically anything I could get my hands on. They decided to find an outlet for this passion, and that’s when they took me to the local climbing gym (age 7). I haven’t stopped since.
Favorite Climbing Destination: Red River Gorge, KY
Best Outdoor Sends: FFAs if Necessary Evil and Golden Ticket (both 5.14c)
Best Comp Result: US National Team in all 3 disciplines
Favorite Gear: Petzl GriGri and Sitta, Five Ten Hiangles, Friction Labs chalk, Organic crashpads, and adidas clothing!
Pre-send Breakfast: Pancakes
Post-send Treat: Pizza and beer
Hobbies: School, gardening, and now beekeeping
Other: I hate peanut butter and I’m really good at hula hooping[/vc_tta_section]Fill in respective results from IFSC then delete this line.
|18||IFSC Climbing Worldcup (B)||Vail (USA)||6/7/2018|
|22||IFSC Climbing Worldcup (B)||Vail (USA)||6/9/2016|
|12||Female Juniors Lead: IFSC World Youth Championship||Central Saanich (CAN)||8/14/2013|
|16||Female Juniors Lead: IFSC World Youth Championship||Singapore (SIN)||8/28/2012|
|18||Women Lead: IFSC Climbing Worldcup (L)||Boulder (USA)||10/7/2011|
Results are from IFSC.