CC alumni Kate Rutherford (‘03) and Madaleine Sorkin (‘04) meet up with current CC students Owen Anderson (‘13), Luke Rasmussen (‘14), Hanson Smith (‘14), John Collis (‘13), Nich Koch (‘13), and David Fay (‘13) on a block break at the North Rim of the Black Canyon. Madeleine Sorkin

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Colorado College is rich in climbing history and its students and alumni continue to push the limits of the sport. The mission of the CCAJ to unite, inform, and inspire both our climbing community and others through showcasing the climbers and climbs of the Colorado College climbing community – past and present – through stories, photos, and artwork via our free annual publication. The CCAJ now has over six publications and its current aim is to be a keynote publication at Colorado College as well as among the greater body of climbing literature.

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I love bad pitches, that’s my problem

- Niels

The desert beckons.

- Hanson