Sasha DiGiulian

Sasha DiGiulian

Professional Rock Climber. World Champion. Columbia University Graduate. Activist.


Why Sasha DiGiulian Lobbies Congress in Her Free Time

There's a growing number of bills, executive orders, and resolutions to transfer and diminish our public lands from public to privatized, often resulting in an extreme threat to our environment and...

Sasha DiGiulian
Nov 13, 2019

My Advice to Incoming Freshmen

My freshman experience at University was unique; I had a full time career and a global community. Prior to returning to school, I had deferred a year and traveled to over 30 different countries,...

Sasha DiGiulian
Sep 19, 2017

What Life’s Really Like 1,400 Feet Up a Big Wall

My last climbing project was a 2,400-foot 5.14b climb named Mora Mora. Located in Tsaranoro, Madagascar, the climb was bolted by Toti Vales and Francisco Vales in 1999, and free climbed by Adam Ondra...

Sasha DiGiulian
Aug 18, 2017

My Day Fighting for Public Lands on Capitol Hill

A group of the country's top rock climbers traveled to Washington last week to remind Congress that public lands are valuable assets worth protecting. Here's what I had to say.

Sasha DiGiulian
May 15, 2017

Sasha DiGiulian on Accepting Her Body

As a woman in climbing, I occupy two worlds: one defined by strength and grit, the other by beauty and traditional ideas of femininity. It’s something I still struggle with.

Sasha DiGiulian
Apr 11, 2017