Condor Climbing Cast

Condor Climbing Cast
Hey there. I’m a climbing coach and climbing content creator out of Kansas City Missouri. I try my best to touch on areas that are often ignored or forgotten in climbing such as breath and mindfulness. This podcast will cover aspects of life and climbing through my unique perspective and have guests now and then. Presence is the most important part of your climbing practice. Never forget it! I hope you’ll join this adventure with me.

#11 Interview on the Aligning 360 Podcast - My Coaching Journey
Sep 10 • 32 min
Welcome to Episode 11 of the Condor Climbing Cast! This episode is a short clip of my interview on the Aligning360 Podcast. Listen to the full episode here :…
#10 Tim Place - Big Adventures, Exploring Limitations and Staying Curious
Aug 26 • 117 min
Welcome to Episode 10 of the Condor Climbing Cast! In this episode, I chat with Timothy Place. Tim has a wide range of skills that include a Master’s Degree in music composition; accomplished ice climber, mountaineer, rock climber, web developer and happy…
#9 Lucas Martindale - Purpose and the Coach’s Journey
Jul 23 • 84 min
Welcome to Episode 9 of the Condor Climbing Cast! In this episode I chat with Lucas Martindale. Lucas is a life coach and has an incredibly curious and adventurous spirit. He wants the absolute best for those around him, but is never one to judge or force…
#8 Andy Wickersham - Ten Sleep Canyon Post Trip Shakedown
Jul 15 • 59 min
Hey Friends, In this episode I talk to Andy Wickersham about our adventures in Ten Sleep Canyon, Wyoming. It was Andy’s first big climbing trip and only second time climbing outside. We go into a lot of detail about his feelings before, during and after…
#7 Lisa Lola - Healing, Meditation and Answering Your Calling
Jun 20 • 102 min
Welcome to Episode 7 of the Condor Climbing Cast! In this episode I talk to Lisa Lola. Lisa is an energy healer, meditation teacher and spiritual guide. It was so enjoyable to hear her story. I definitely felt the positive impact she’s having on the…
#6 Tom Shpakow - Family, Route-setting and Balance
Jun 4 • 96 min
Welcome to Episode 6 of the Condor Climbing Cast! In this episode I talk to Tom Shpakow. Tom has been a long time friend of mine and was one of my mentors when I first starting climbing over 10 years ago! Tom is currently the head setter at Apex Climbing…
#5 Kendall Harris - Loneliness, Leadership and Connections Through Food
May 28 • 135 min
Kendall Harris is the proud owner of Happy Apple Cafe in KCMO. Kendal is a true mad scientist in the kitchen. His culinary creations are as delicious as they are unique. This conversation was an absolute treat as well. Kendal has a natural gift for making…
#4 Beta Spray and Becoming a Better Climbing Partner
May 18 • 23 min
In this solo-cast episode I cover some tips on becoming a better climbing partner and avoiding the ever-tempting urge to “spray beta”. Enjoy!
#3 Grady Fitzgerald - Switching It Up and Keeping the Stoke
Apr 21 • 99 min
In this episode, I have a conversation with Grady Fitzgerald, head coach of the RoKC Climbing Team. We covered a wide range of topics in this conversation. Main topics were route setting, staying stoked, switching it up and deciding whether you need…
#2 The BRAVE Method - A Mantra to Remember
Apr 7 • 35 min
Hey Friends! In this episode, I do a deep dive of each part of the BRAVE acronym. Put this into practice and see what happens! As always please reach out to me with any questions.Much Love,Condor
#1 Welcome to the Podcast! - User Submitted Questions and Climbing into Presence
Mar 30 • 33 min
Welcome to the Condor Climbing Cast! Thanks for listening. On this first episode, I cover some of the most common questions that I receive as a coach. Stay tuned til the end to learn about my mindfulness for climbers workshop called “Climbing into…