India: Finding Time to Think

During the past six months of solid travel, I’ve had very little time to reflect back on my experiences. I feel as though I’ve taken in so much, but as soon as one experience ends, we’re on a plane to the next destination with no time in between to breath. Under few other circumstances would I be able to see and learn so much, and for that I’m eternally ...

Tips for Visiting Badami, India

While in India, I’m climbing to raise money for Apne Aap, an Indian based organization working to end forced prostitution. In India, the average age for a girl to be sold into prostitution is 9-13, and she may spend 10 years working off her selling price without pay. Apne Aap places young girls and women in self empowerment groups, provides scholarships for ...

Ganesh and Adventures in India

While in India, I’m climbing to raise money for Apne Aap, an Indian based organization working to end forced prostitution. In India, the average age for a girl to be sold into prostitution is 9-13, and she may spend 10 years working off her selling price without pay. Apne Aap places young girls and women in self empowerment groups, provides scholarships for ...

VIDEO: Lead Now Tour Episode 4 – Japan

Episode #4 of Marmot's Lead Now Tour is here! Featuring Japanese climbers Toshi Takeuchi, Toru Nakajima, and Harumi Tokunaga. We'd love to hear what you think about this one, as we decided to switch our format up a bit this month. Enjoy! http://vimeo.com/79392004 While in Japan, I climbed to support the Colorado flood relief efforts of the American Red ...

The Rise and Fall of Confidence

I’m supporting the Colorado flood relief efforts of Foothills United Way. Foothills United Way has established the ‘Foothills Flood Relief Fund’ in response to the impact of the severe flooding across Colorado’s Front Range. The funds raised through this effort will be used toward health and human services for those affected by the flooding in Boulder ...

Qingdao, China

I’m supporting the Colorado flood relief efforts of Foothills United Way. Foothills United Way has established the ‘Foothills Flood Relief Fund’ in response to the impact of the severe flooding across Colorado's Front Range. The funds raised through this effort will be used toward health and human services for those affected by the flooding in Boulder and ...