Emily led a dominant career in competition climbing and has now transformed into one of the top outdoor climbers and adventures in the world. Emily continues to push beyond her comfort zone, putting as much weight on her failures as her successes. By this example she has become a leading female role model and has inspired many to take the risk and pursue their dreams.


Free Ascent of ‘Golden Gate’ (40 pitches 5.13b, IV) on El Capitan, Yosemite

5 x US National Champion

2 x North American Champion 

2nd Place IFSC World Championships 2005

Hardest sport climbing redpoint: 5.14B

Hardest sport climbing onsight: 5.13C

Summited Mt Everest and Mt Blanc in 2012, Ama Dablam in 2013