Category Archives: Competitions

Kevin “K-Bone” Volkening

Kevin, the Master of Ceremonies, for the annual bouldering competition the Prince and Princess of Plastic that he started in 2010. Kevin proudly wearing the unflattering v-necks he ordered for the 2012 Prince and Princess of Plastic competition. I don’t … Continue reading

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Training… What’s it really for?

This may seem a bit jaded, I swear it’s not. Winter, you know that season where all this white stuff falls out of the air, it’s really cold, and generally always wet outside. Who would’ve thought it makes for bad … Continue reading

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A Little Bit of This and That

The Recent: Spending lots of time at Whiskey, not registering for ABS Nationals this year, Montana Bouldering Championships, my laptop breaking in half, I don’t have photoshop anymore… sad face, weekly photography project, what to shoot?, working in lab,  having … Continue reading

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It’s Back!!!

The 2013 Prince and Princess of Plastic Bouldering Competition is only two weeks away! Event Schedule: January 19th, 2013 8:00 am Registration opens (Heat 1) 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Heat 1- Men’s Open & Women’s Beginner 12:00pm Registration opens … Continue reading

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Winter’s Here for Better or Worse

Its been a while… at first I was hoping to go back up to cascade a few more times get photos and put up something about how the season ended. For me the season ended almost a month ago now … Continue reading

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Summer is Here!

I just got my wisdom teeth removed and I finally have time and internet access to write another post. Schools out for the summer and lots of my spring trips have already started and passed. With the warm weather only … Continue reading

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Jake, My poor Jetta and ABS Nationals

School and road trips gets in the way posting sometimes. I haven’t had the time to upload this post for way too long,  I was going to put this one up before spring break… Soon I’ll put up a post … Continue reading

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Billings, Buckles, and Bouldering

Two weekends ago I took a mini road trip with my friend Luke to Billings for Steep World’s Montana Bouldering Championships. It was a fun comp with lots of friends from around the  state showing up. Unfortunately I lost the … Continue reading

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Prince and Princess of Plastic 2012- The Stuff of Legend

This was the third year of the now annual Prince and Princess of Plastic competition at MSU and I have to say it was the best one by far. Being a setter and judge I might be a bit one … Continue reading

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Looking Back to Look Forward

Well it’s almost 2012 or the end of the world (for the second year in a row….) so that means it’s time to look back see what got done what didn’t get done and what to do next. For me, … Continue reading

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