Jason Kehl

Age: 33, Years climbing: 13, Hometown: Eldorado Springs, Colorado, Favorite product: SOLUTION


Do you clip bolts, plug cams, stack pads, or crush ice?


How long have you been an athlete with La Sportiva?

4 years

What are some of your lifetime climbing goals?

To keep on climbing forever.

Do you have a claim to fame?

A pro climber that has been living on the road for the past 10 years, Jason always seems to find adventure. His highballing escapades have been well documented, including some amazing first ascents like- Evilution in Bishop, Ca and becoming the first person to solo 5.14d with his boulder ascent of The Fly in Rumney New Hampshire.

Do you have any vices?

Tea and Streaching

What makes you tick as a climber and in the real world?

Constant exploration.

What drives you to climb? The money? The groupies? The fame? What?

No comment

What is your favorite movie?

El Topo

Do you have any nicknames? Explain:

Hova.. as in J-hova

What’s the longest you’ve gone without sleep? Why?

48 hours, traveling

If you had to be named after one of the 50 states, which would it be?


What did you have for lunch yesterday?

Homemade sushi rolls

If you could hook up a thought monitor to your head, would you see pictures, hear words or would music be playing?


What really scares you about climbing?

Falling and not dying on impact.

If your life was made into a movie, what would it be called?

Bold Breathless Heart

Where would you live if it could be anywhere in the world?

Everywhere, constant travel.

Have no food or have no gasoline?


Do you wish you had sexier feet?