Perhaps the most famous rock climber in the world, Alex has amazed and inspired people all over the world with his ropeless, free solo style of climbing. The pinnacle of his career and maybe the sport of climbing, captured in the Academy Award winning film, Free Solo, was his 2017 climb of El Capitan in Yosemite, an accomplishment which The New York Times called “one of the greatest athletic feats of any kind, ever”.
As a speaker, Alex reveals the strategies he employs to master his craft, where success is literally a matter of life or death. He dives deeply into his meticulous preparation as well as his mental and emotional management to impart lessons that anyone, in any field, can benefit from. Alex has given talks to a wide range of audiences from Fortune 50 companies to classrooms, and his 2018 TED Talk generated over half a million views in the first 24 hours alone.