Five new sports announced for Tokyo 2020, but where does the future of the Olympics lie?

Five new sports announced for Tokyo 2020, but where does the future of the Olympics lie?

Surfing, skateboarding, climbing and karate will become Olympics sports for the first time ever at Tokyo 2020 after a long-anticipated decision was confirmed by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) on August 3. Baseball/softball has also been let back into the games for the first time since 2008. Since the Olympic governing body said that five […]

Valley Walls: A Memoir of Climbing & Living in Yosemite by Glen Denny

Valley Walls: A Memoir of Climbing & Living in Yosemite by Glen Denny

Before there were the ubiquitous water bottles of all shapes and sizes — before there was high-tech camping gear — a group of climbers in Yosemite National Park hauled heavy military-grade sleeping bags and canteens up the side of mountains in their quest to pioneer the sport of rock climbing. The contrast between today’s climbers and the climbers in the 1950s […]