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Check out this recent interview Bret Johnston, our Dir. of Setting for Planet Granite, did with John Blomquist of Chalk Talk, a Climbing Industry Podcast!   Chalk Talk posts new podcasts every Friday – the perfect time to rev up the psyche on your drive out to your weekend project!

Last week, Bret sat down with John and answered questions about routesetting as a career, what he looks for in setters when hiring them and what makes a great setter, both in competitive and commercial environments.  Listen in for some insider scoops on routesetting and what it’s like to have been part of climbing gyms your whole life.

Plus be sure to check out Chalk Talk’s website for more cool podcasts with others at the top of their game in the climbing industry.  And for another treat – check out Bret in the below video of him crushing Dr Evil, 5.14a at Little Si!