Athletic profile of highly accomplished boulderers.

  title={Athletic profile of highly accomplished boulderers.},
  author={Jamie Hugo Macdonald and Nigel Callender},
  journal={Wilderness & environmental medicine},
  volume={22 2},
OBJECTIVE Bouldering is a discipline of rock climbing completed at low height. Despite its popularity, scientific description of this sport remains sparse. This study aims to characterize the athletic profile of highly accomplished boulderers. METHODS Twelve male highly accomplished boulderers (age 25.3 ± 4.9) were matched for age (± 5 yr), height (± 5 cm… CONTINUE READING