Goals and Relationships

Hi Steph, I have a question. There seems to be a common mindset of the climber/athletes out there: focused determination. I am dating a climber whose goals seem to be super-human. I love to be a part of this ...

Friday Inspiration, Vol. 84

NYC + skateboards + jazz horn: Ben Folds composes a song for the National Symphony Orchestra (with lyrics read from a program) in 10 minutes. (video) My friend Dan writes about losing his friend Ueli ...

The Yoga of Climbing

Do You Practice Yoga? You may practice yoga already without necessarily labeling it as yoga. A formal yoga practice can involve much, much more than just an asana (pose) practice, and practicing yoga does not ...

Friday Inspiration, Vol. 83

Here’s a 2-minute aerial tour of some Moroccan scenery: Is it hot? Check the Dogmometer. Holy interchange. Rafa Ortiz hucks… The post Friday Inspiration, Vol. 83 appeared first on semi-rad.com.

Weekly Escape: Everest

In our ongoing Weekly Escape series, we aim to transport you from your desk to an incredible place in two minutes or less. In this installment, filmmaker Manuel Meurisse brings us to Everest. On a 15-day ...

The Pure Line

I bet scads of anglers have walked on a bridge or on a high trail in the mountains, looked at the water far below, and wondered, Has anyone ever fished that? I often follow that with: There have to be some big ...