Tag Archives: People

This Man Cycled 2,700 Miles for People of Color

On August 3, 2019, Jonny Altrogge found himself hiding behind the counter of a sandwich shop in El Paso, Texas. Half a mile down the road, a man had just walked into a Walmart and murdered 23 people in an act of racial violence, spurred by a belief that white Americans were being “replaced” by […]

Why People Return to the Sports That Nearly Killed Them

On June 24, 2016, Kendyl Wilcox, 25, and Andrew Herring, 26, were climbing in Devil’s Lake State Park in Wisconsin. Herring was mentoring Wilcox in trad climbing. It was the second day of their trip, and Wilcox had felt confident and comfortable on every pitch. Around midday she tied in at the base of a 5.8 route […]