Tyler Willcutt

Age: 25, Years climbing: 7, Hometown: Chattanooga, TN, Favorite product: TESTAROSSA

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 2014

What are some of your lifetime climbing goals?

To continue to push my self and leave behind a legacy for future generations.

Do you have a claim to fame?

My beautiful curly hair.

Do you have any vices?

Coffee… I love coffee.

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

Small victories. This could be completing a route, or just getting out of the house. Both small victories.

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

The community. I've never experienced a community as welcoming and diverse as the climbing community.

What is your favorite movie?

Hot Rod

Do you have any nicknames? Explain:

Cabin Boy. Dubbed by Joe Kinder in 07 when I first started climbing.

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

Days leading up to any road trip. I get too excited.

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

Alabama. I’ve got to keep to my southern roots.

What did you have for lunch yesterday?

Sitar Indian buffet.

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

Music. I'm always listening to music.

What really scares you about climbing?

That I spend too much time doing it… and obsessing about it.

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

Where there’s a Will there’s a Cutt.

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

The South!

Have no food or have no gasoline?


Do you wish you had sexier feet?

They’re sexy and you know it.