Age: 40, Years climbing: 15, Hometown: SLC, Favorite product: SOLUTION
Do you clip bolts, plug cams, stack pads, or crush ice?
I clip, plug and stack. I crush ice for a mean mojito.
How long have you been an athlete with La Sportiva?
Technically, two years. But have coveted them for 15 years.
What are some of your lifetime climbing goals?
Boulder my age
Do you have a claim to fame?
The most famous climber to come from Iowa (as far as I know)
Do you have any vices?
It would shock you
What makes you tick as a climber and in the real world?
Good times, kindness and a sense of humor
What drives you to climb? The money? The groupies? The fame? What?
I'd abuse all my vices to the point of dysfunction if I didn't want to get out of bed in the morning to go climbing.
What is your favorite movie?
Do you have any nicknames? Explain:
BAG-My initials I was called Muffy in college, a boyfriend's granny gave it to me.
What’s the longest you’ve gone without sleep? Why?
24 Hours of Horseshoe Hell.
If you had to be named after one of the 50 states, which would it be?
Florida-I just like how it rolls off the tongue
What did you have for lunch yesterday?
I eat brunch, which is usually leftovers from the night before, which yesterday was Camarones al mojo de ajo. I like to cook.
If you could hook up a thought monitor to your head, would you see pictures, hear words or would music be playing?
All of the above, kind of like an Indie movie
What really scares you about climbing?
Losing people I love
If your life was made into a movie, what would it be called?
Ha! I swear I didn't see this question before answering the previous question. I guess it would be called, "Don't Live The Same Life Your Whole Life"
Where would you live if it could be anywhere in the world?
Have no food or have no gasoline?
No gasoline for sure. I would finally get that pony I've been wanting all these years.
Do you wish you had sexier feet?
My feet are pretty damn sexy already