Holly’s Path from Climber to Instructor
It’s something you hear so often in this enlightened era – “do what makes you happy”. All those happy faces across social media of people being hideously fulfilled in the perfect job that they just landed at the right moment in their life. Sickening.
Despite spending university years training for a career in music, and then 15 years forging said career, it never really felt like a ‘calling’. Only once I’d discovered climbing four years ago, and its holistic nature, my eyes became open to this alternative existence. I gradually experienced a kind of calling to the climbing industry. I joined a local climbing club (The North London Mountaineering Club ) and instantly felt at ease with the members I met; despite my normally-crippling shyness, I realised I’d found my tribe.
I gradually experienced a calling to the climbing industry When I joined Womenclimb as part of the Social Team, it .... Continue Reading at Women Climb