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Members of the Month: Skimra and Alex

As everybody knows, there is a variety of ways to meet new people. In environments as socially diverse as Sacramento Pipeworks, many intriguing individuals surround us daily. Conversations start and new friends are made, but sometimes, you may even meet the person of your dreams…when you least expect it. In writing these featured monthly member […]

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Member of the Month: Pat Amicucci

Sometimes, the combo package of a down-to-earth father and son needs no explanation. I have had the pleasure of spending time with both Pat and Matt Amicucci, and I enjoy the sense of humor and lightness of being that each of these individuals possess. They take the otherwise mundane events of daily life, and shine […]

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CRAGS Presents: Hans Florine

Do you love listening to stories about climbing? Do you enjoy spending time with fellow outdoor enthusiasts? Are you really excited about the Save Donner Project and the idea of saving one of our local crags forever? … Do you have $5?! If you answered yes to one of more of these question, do we have […]

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Member of the Month: Kristin Rodriguez

In his monthly installment of  Better Know a Member, Sacramento Pipeworks staffer Jason Bove sits down with a member of the climbing community.  Finding the time to participate in fun, athletic activities throughout the working week can be very difficult to do! For this month’s featured member, we try to find out how fitness can be squeezed into […]

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Futures Explored at Sacramento Pipeworks

Pipeworks recently partnered with a group whose aim is to provide life skills and work-related training to adults with developmental disabilities. The organization is called Futures Explored. “We work with people with developmental disabilities,” said instructor Terry Corey. “One of the biggest barriers I have seen in my 25+ years of working with this population […]

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Member of the Month: Sue Karlton

Please do yourself a favor today, and take a moment to meet another intriguing member of our gym-centered social circle. Sue is sometimes found near the stretching area, demanding that the eager, young staff find her a book holder for her treadmill. She is as sweet and sassy as they come, and that is why […]

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Construction at Sacramento Pipeworks

The 2015 bouldering expansion is currently under construction! “It’s amazing to see our designs becoming a reality,” said Pipeworks manager Vaughn Medford.  The bouldering area will be 9,000 sq ft, which more than triples the current bouldering space at Pipeworks. “We are working with Walltopia to build the walls,” said Sr Touchstone Manager Jeffery Bowling. […]

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Options For Youth Visit Pipeworks

Sacramento Pipeworks has supported “Options For Youth” – a community group giving kids a second chance at education – for many years now. We appreciate their values and the work they do – and are proud to host them periodically at Sacramento Pipeworks. From its inception, OFY’s mission has been to recover students who have […]

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Member of the Month: Suleka Sun-Lindley

By: Jason Bove This month, I proudly introduce…Suleka Sun-Lindley. You may have seen her upside-down in a yoga class, climbing, cooking, painting, designing, smiling, or bringing the local community together through some other ambitious pursuit. I have had the pleasure of knowing Suleka for many years now, and I am constantly impressed that one woman […]

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Better Know a Setter: Ryan Rougeux

They’re up with the sun, chain coffee-drinking and working hard to bring you the routes you love to send, project, and crush. ‘Touchstone Routesetting’ is an industry term for excellence, and each member of the crew brings a little somethin’ somethin’ to the team. In our ongoing segment, Better Know a Setter, we bring you […]

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