Rocktoberfest
Oct
7
Oct 9

Rocktoberfest

  • RRGCC

Back another year as the official emcee of Rocktoberfest, thrown annually to benefit the Red River Gorge Climbers Coalition and the Red River climbing community.   

24 Hours of Horseshoe Hell
Sep
21
Sep 25

24 Hours of Horseshoe Hell

  • Horseshoe Canyon Ranch

I'm now the official emcee of 24 Hours of Horseshoe Hell, an endurance rock climbing competition held annually on the last full weekend of September, within the steep sandstone cliff walls of Horseshoe Canyon Ranch, Jasper, AR.  Teams of two have the opportunity to choose between a 12 hour and 24 hour event, and the festival lasts a full 4 days with food, camping, music, swag, games, competition, and most of all fellowship.

BOULDER BETTER Workshop
May
11
6:00 pm18:00

BOULDER BETTER Workshop

  • Rock Mill Climbing

Time is precious. Whether you are a boulderer or a route climber, spending time to get BETTER should be your #1 goal in the gym. Luckily, getting stronger and becoming a better climber doesn't demand much time, as long as your sessions are structured correctly!

Join Power Company coaches Kris Hampton and Nathan Drolet for this 2 Hour Workshop to explore training techniques that will help you get better faster and more efficiently.

GROUP SESSION with The Power Company
May
10
6:00 pm18:00

GROUP SESSION with The Power Company

  • Rock Mill Climbing Fitness and Yoga

Join Power Company coaches Kris Hampton and Nathan Drolet for a few informal hours of bouldering and training talk. Both have climbed 5.14 and double digit boulders, and will be here to not only session with you and offer advice, but to answer questions about your training (and theirs), how to tactically approach that nemesis project, or anything else related to getting better at climbing that you've been wondering about.  

BOULDER BETTER Workshop
Apr
23
1:00 pm13:00

BOULDER BETTER Workshop

  • Onsight Rock Gym

Time is precious. Whether you are a boulderer or a route climber, spending time to get BETTER should be your #1 goal in the gym. Luckily, getting stronger and becoming a better climber doesn't demand much time, as long as your sessions are structured correctly!

Join Power Company coaches Kris Hampton and Nathan Drolet for this 2 Hour Workshop to explore training techniques that will help you get better faster and more efficiently.

GROUP SESSION with Power Company Climbing
Apr
22
5:00 pm17:00

GROUP SESSION with Power Company Climbing

  • Onsight Rock Gym

Join Power Company coaches Kris Hampton and Nathan Drolet for a few informal hours of bouldering and training talk. Both have climbed 5.14 and double digit boulders, and will be here to not only session with you and offer advice, but to answer questions about your training (and theirs), how to tactically approach that nemesis project, or anything else related to getting better at climbing that you've been wondering about.  

Onsight Rock Gym's Grand Opening
Apr
22
Apr 23

Onsight Rock Gym's Grand Opening

Kris will be emceeing the party, and Nathan and Kris will both be in town to run a couple of workshops, both of which are listed as separate events here.  

From Onsight Rock Gym:  Get ready for Onsight's Grand Opening Celebration! Thanks to everyone's support and excitement for our opening, we are doing it BIG and we can't wait to party with all of you awesome people! You're not going to want to miss this. 

SoIll Showdown
Feb
26
Feb 27

SoIll Showdown

  • Climb So Ill

First year as co-emcee and announcer at SoIll's annual comp.  Competitors from coast to coast are getting ready to battle it out for the chance to walk away with cold hard cash.