by Dr. Ron Mahurin—DGI Senior Consultant
Can you recall a time in your life when you faced both your greatest fear and your highest hope, all in the same moment? Does that even seem possible? If you’ve had the experience, what did you learn about yourself?
The National Geographic Documentary Film Free Solo chronicles just such an event in the life of the climber Alex Honnold, as he prepares to achieve his lifelong dream: climbing the face of the world’s most famous rock: the 3,000 foot El Capitan in Yosemite National Park ... without a rope.
El Capitan – No Ropes
I recently saw the film, and was not only captivated by the compelling story, but frankly, frightened out of my mind.