How to prevent some of gym climbing's most common accidents
The Canadian, who recently summited her country's tallest peak, making her the first woman to do so alone, was rescued by helicopter during her descent on June 2.
The former Nose speed-record holder, who has climbed El Cap a record 178 times, fell high-up on the route last Thursday, shattering bones in both his legs.
Two tragic accidents and eight very preventable deaths.
The most difficult 14'er in Colorado, Capitol Peak is a magnet for experienced and inexperienced climbers alike. When Brandon Wilhelm and Zackaria White took a "shortcut" on the descent, in the dark, the situation got away from them fast.
From the hospital, accomplished big-wall climber Quinn Brett talks about her 100-foot El Cap fall and recovery.