Jonathan Brandt

Age: 26, Years climbing: 8, Hometown: Atlanta, GA, Favorite product: SOLUTION

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

Clip bolts, plug cams, and stack pads

How long have you been an athlete with La Sportiva?

Since 2012

What are some of your lifetime climbing goals?

I'd like to visit mare climbing destinations around the world and climb smart enough so that I can do it for the rest of my life.

Do you have a claim to fame?

not yet...but The Bachelorette just called

Do you have any vices?

coffee. all day every day.

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

great friends at the crag that make for a great day regardless of performance

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

some combination of the money and the groupies...the supply seems endless, right?

What is your favorite movie?

Almost Famous

Do you have any nicknames? Explain:

T-Rex. Something about the length of my arms...

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

Probably about 36 hours when I was in school.

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

Flo Rida

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?

You'd see pictures. Probably of my next meal.

What really scares you about climbing?

Failing. I'm scared of redpoint go's.

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

Over The Top 2

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

The South!

Have no food or have no gasoline?

Easy, gasoline.

Do you wish you had sexier feet?

No, I don't think I'd fit in.