Colin Clancy | Wearables | Wed, 10 May 2017 07:34:05 -0600

Writing the opening line of an article about Tommy Caldwell is tough. Do you mention the tweet he got from President Obama congratulating him for his first ascent of El Capitan’s Dawn Wall, or do you talk about the seven-year process of making that dream ascent happen? Do you describe his completion of Patagonia’s legendary Fitz Roy Traverse, also a first, or do you mention his belief that losing a finger in an accident was a launching point for his professional climbing career? The obvious catchy first line has something to do with how he escaped terrorist kidnappers holding him […]