July 1, 2019

The 2019 spring and early summer season on Kalymnos has been busy with courses, multi-pitch guiding, performance coaching -- and even time for some training of my own!

The list below outlines what is scheduled at this time through the rest of the summer and into autumn...

March 2, 2019

Kalymnos Climbing Camps 2019

July 1, 2018

 Come to Kalymnos to improve technical and psychological aspects of your climbing! In the first two weeks of August 2018, I will be supervising a group of motivated and energetic climbers who will come together for climbing fun on Kalymnos.

Details: Kalymnos Climbi...

January 20, 2018

I am very grateful for the community on Kalymnos. The people on the island, whether born there or seasonal transplants like my wife and I, have been such a source of friendship and support. This feeling of gratitude is what I sense the most when I reflect on my 2017 se...

September 9, 2017

kalymnosprimalclimb.com and the Kalymnos Adventure Center team up to offer multi-pitch courses and guiding in October!

Multi-Pitch Basic Course — Session 1 (3 Days)

Monday - Tuesday - Wednesday, 16.,17., & 18. October 2017

Multi-Pitch Basic Course — Session 2 (3 Days)


August 22, 2017

There is some more recent route development on Kalymnos that is not available in the guide book, guide book app or other app. I wrote about the left buttress at Coeur d'Armeos interconnecting with the sector Iannis.

Claude Idoux added two more lines to the Coeur d'Armeo...

August 18, 2017

A short video shot by my friend Stefan of me climbing the route "Lolli" 7a/30m in the central part of Ghost Kitchen. The route is overhanging and juggy, without any distinct crux which makes it perfect for endurance laps. You do not really see the degree of steepness u...

July 17, 2017

Dave MacLeod's book, 9 Out of 10 Climbers Make the Same Mistakes, was a thoroughly transformative book for my personal climbing and effectiveness as a climbing instructor and trainer. You can get the book direct from Dave's website here. Dig into the other valuable inf...

July 13, 2017

There are a handful of new lines bolted on the slabs that form the left buttress of the sub-sector "Coeur D'Armeos" to the left of the main sector "Poets" above Armeos. The routes were recently opened by Claude Idoux. There are no names or difficulty ratings on the roc...

July 10, 2017

climbing aegialis" 7c grande grotta

I have been on Kalymnos for a couple of days past a month now. I seem to be well adapted to the climbing, aegean climate and island rhythm.

My wife and I are staying under the vast array of climbing sectors above the area of Armeos, j...

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