Living in Chamonix, Matt has instant access to his favorite climbing area – the European Alps. He enjoys the variety of routes within easy travelling distance, and the good coffee shops in the valley. He’s drawn to alpinism because it takes him to unique places physically, mentally and geographically. Matt has climbed around the globe, completing numerous, cutting-edge first ascents.
First ascent of The Cartwright Connection (ED4), North Buttress of Mount Hunter, Alaska
First ascent of Death or Glory on Huantsan Sur North East Buttress, Peru
First ascent of There's a Moose Loose about thus Hoose (ED4), East Face of the Moose's Tooth, Alaska
First winter ascent of Cecchinel – Jager (VIII/8), Point Lachenal, France
Ascent of Will Stanton (F8a), Chedder Gorge, UK
Second ascent of Babylon (VII/8), Ben Nevis, Scotland (with a new direct start)
Second ascent of Pistol Grip Pump (F8b), Chedder Gorge, UK
First ascent of Meltdown (ED3), Mount Grosvenor, Ruth Gorge, Alaska
First ascent of Rutless (VIII/8), Ben Nevis, Scotland
First ascent of For Whom the Bell Tolls (ED2), Mount Church, Ruth Gorge, Alaska
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