Climbers in The New York Times

There is some criticism of the phenomenon or live action climbing feeds. In the New York Times article, Katie Ives, the editor of Alpinist Magazine, quotes, “instead of actually having the experience be the important part, it’s the representation of the experience that becomes the important part — something is lost.”

You can read more about Caldwell’s ascent and the rest of the New York Times article here: Caldwell's push ended in a climbing.com article. The New York Times article can be found here.

It’s not quite the commercials that were posted last week, but it is certainly something to consider.

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