Routesetting Exposed

Episode 3 - Q & A with Sydney McNair

April 22, 2020 Kasia Pietras Episode 3
Routesetting Exposed
Episode 3 - Q & A with Sydney McNair
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Routesetting Exposed
Episode 3 - Q & A with Sydney McNair
Apr 22, 2020 Episode 3
Kasia Pietras

Some questions that we answer; 
What inspires you to set such heinous slab climbs?
Do you ever find that your daily sets capture your real-time emotions?
Should we set specifically for shorties or just make them jump? 
Is the goal of a commercial route setter to progress the climbers by setting sometimes awkward routes with small feed or keep it comfy and make everyone happy with the routes flowing nicely? 
What are some non-climbing interests that inspire your setting? How and why?
How has social media affect setting over the course of your career?

Show Notes

Some questions that we answer; 
What inspires you to set such heinous slab climbs?
Do you ever find that your daily sets capture your real-time emotions?
Should we set specifically for shorties or just make them jump? 
Is the goal of a commercial route setter to progress the climbers by setting sometimes awkward routes with small feed or keep it comfy and make everyone happy with the routes flowing nicely? 
What are some non-climbing interests that inspire your setting? How and why?
How has social media affect setting over the course of your career?