Natalia Grossman

Natalia Grossman

AMERICAN

Age/Birth Year: 17 (2001)

Nationality: American

Hometown: Boulder

Sponsors: FrictionLabs

Ape Index: +3


How and when did you start climbing?

When I was four years old, I lived a few blocks away from a climbing gym. One day my parents and I decided to walk into the gym to see what was in the “tall building.” I saw the huge walls covered with holds and decided that I wanted to climb. Unfortunately, the gym required people be six years old, so on my sixth birthday I went climbing for the first time and I loved it!


Favorite Climbing Destination: Bishop CA

Best Outdoor Sends: Bad Attitude 13c, The Walking Death 13b, The Web 13b, Purple Flower v10, Water Hazard v10, Ferns Roof v10

Best Comp Result: 7th at Vail World Cup, 4th at Youth World Champs (bouldering), 3rd Place at Combined Nationals, Youth bouldering National Champion 2019

Favorite Gear: Five Ten Hiangles and the Petzel Hirundos Harness

Pre-send Breakfast: Blueberry banana protein smoothie

Post-send Treat: Sushi

Hobbies: Going to the pool, paddle boarding and coaching little kids

Fill in respective results from IFSC then delete this line.

Result

CompLocation

Date

7IFSC Climbing Worldcup (B)Vail (USA)6/6/2019
17IFSC Climbing Worldcup (B,S)Moscow (RUS)4/11/2019
11Female Youth A boulder: IFSC Youth World ChampionshipsMoscow (RUS)8/8/2018
19Female Youth A speed: IFSC Youth World ChampionshipsMoscow (RUS)8/8/2018
33IFSC Climbing Worldcup (B)Vail (USA)6/7/2018

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