Age: 32, Years climbing: 12, Hometown: USA, Favorite product: MIURA
Do you clip bolts, plug cams, stack pads, or crush ice?
mostly plug cams
How long have you been an athlete with La Sportiva?
What are some of your lifetime climbing goals?
alpine first ascents in remote regions
Do you have a claim to fame?
north six shooter onsight free solo back in the day...
Do you have any vices?
electronics, coffee, the internet
What makes you tick as a climber and in the real world?
What drives you to climb? The money? The groupies? The fame? What?
the adventures! interaction with inspiring and distant cultures and landscapes.
What is your favorite movie?
Do you have any nicknames? Explain:
Naner, Nando, Ray, REO, Oznan, Renanamyous.. I've had a lot nicknames over the years.
What’s the longest you’ve gone without sleep? Why?
Probably 30 straight hours on a push up the Shield on El Cap.
If you had to be named after one of the 50 states, which would it be?
What did you have for lunch yesterday?
If you could hook up a thought monitor to your head, would you see pictures, hear words or would music be playing?
pictures & music....not many words
What really scares you about climbing?
freezing to death slowly or death by avalanche
If your life was made into a movie, what would it be called?
The Junk Show
Where would you live if it could be anywhere in the world?
Pretty psyched on Boulder right now
Have no food or have no gasoline?
Do you wish you had sexier feet?