VIDEO: Chris Sharma Interview

by Jack Geldard - Consulting Editor Jun/2009
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Chris Sharma lecturing at ShAFF 2009, 99 kbChris Sharma lecturing at ShAFF 2009
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Rock climbing superstar Chris Sharma was recently interviewed by Kay Rush at the Trento Film Festival, Italy.

Kay touches on the subjects of grades, motivation, moving to Spain and deep water soloing, as well as Chris' general philosophies for life and climbing.

The interview was filmed and is shown in two parts below.

(The intro is in Italian, but the interview is in English).

Chris Sharma is sponsored by Evolv , prAna , Petzl , Sterling Rope

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