Let's get together outside. One weekend. 400 FREE REI outdoor classes and outings across the nation, July 30-31.
Sign Up  |   Log In:Login with Facebook
REI Community
Rock Climbing Photo: Freerider


Member Since: Apr 14, 2013
Last Visit: Jun 20, 2016
Contact Alain Aleksandro De la Tejera

Point Rank: # 4,186
Total Points: 141
Last Year: 101
Last 30 Days: 0
17 Compliments
How do you get points?
Areas = 15
Routes = 10
Photos = 5
Page Improvements = 3
Comments = 1



Where has Alain Aleksandro De la Tejera been climbing?










Alain Aleksandro De la Tejera

 
Personal Page
Alain Aleksandro De la Tejera is in the Partner Finder and is open to climbing with new people.
Personal: Lives in Riverside, Ca, 34 years old, Male
Favorite Climbs: Moonlight Buttress, The Phoenix, Rostruman, Salathe Wall
Other Interests: Running
Likes to climb: Trad, Sport climbs
Trad:  Leads 5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c  Follows 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
Sport:  Leads 5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c  Follows 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
Boulders:   V7 7A+  
More information:
Free-solo FAIL on December 26th, 2014 as a result of broken hold on choss rock. Broke both ankles ( calcanueus and talus), left leg (6 cm of tibia and fibula went missing), back ( 4 vertebrae), left arm (smashed radius and ulna), left hand, damaged jaw and multiple lacerations on the face. Currently recovering and fighting to keep spirits high.

As of January 12, 2016, almost a year later, I have climbed difficult and soft 5.12 climbs in the gym with two fused ankles. Building up to climb outdoors again.

Below is a link to the accident if you are interested in reading. Alot of life lessons to have learned from this. Grateful to be climbing and living life normally again.

dirtbagdreams.com/2015/09/16/r...

Text below was written before accident ;

A runner for most of my life, I never expected to get into climbing but here I am and loving it, although grateful I do wish I started much earlier. I've just completed 4 years of climbing in August of 2013. I usually slog myself to a climbing gym but get super-psyched when I climb outdoors, especially the Riverside Quarry. Thanks, Louie.

My climbing is centered just as I did running. Build up mileage, alot of it. Runners will usually build a base for a few months before "race day". This is what I usually end up doing and try to be patient about it. Goal for the next year is to link Half Dome and El Cap in a day. With the right amount of work I think it can be done.

I recently took on a group of very awesome students and began to coach them and teach them the skills of Rock-climbing. It was a long and difficult process to get this club approved at my district, but through alot of hard work I managed to get an official climbing club approved at a local high school I work at. Since then I have not climbed outside for myself so much. Its a real joy working with these kids. I posted a link to the page so give a shout out and support. :)

Photo Albums by Alain Aleksandro De la Tejera    
Rock Climbing Photo: Freerider

Climbing
4 photos
Out There
RECENT TICKS - Show on map<< VIEW ALL 37
Sweet Pain 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
  Feb 13 - 1 hang, started climbing outdoors again. Way out of shape.
Candy O 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
  Feb 8 - Free-solo accident December 26, 2014 below anchors. Came back today and rp on first lead-go.
Levitation 29 5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a
  Dec 13 - With Lucy Brito as part of her training. RPed all pitches, Lucy on sighted the 5.10b pitch on lead. I
Epinephrine 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
  Nov 25 - Free-solo 1 hr. 22 minutes. Ctc 3 hrs. 30 minutes.
TO-DO LIST<< VIEW ALL 8
Cosmic Debris 5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c
Mean Green V8 7B
Freerider 5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b PG13
Pyromania 5.13a/b 8a 29 IX+ 29 E7 6c PG13
Atomic Gecko 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
Romantic Warrior 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
Recent Site Contributions View all 84 Contributions
ROUTES
 none
AREAS
 none
Lucy Brito reviewing prior lessons on Moonlight Buttress in Zion.   Andrew Vaughn on the 5.10c finger-crack that just blew off Half Dome!   First Naked "Free-solo" on Half Dome  El Capitan in all its splendor.  A NIAD attempt was missing in preparation for the link-up.   The amazing Aaron Pugh, enjoying a beautiful sunset atop Cathedral Peak.   
The Phoenix 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
The Moonlight Buttress (Free) 5.12+ 7c 28 IX 27 E6 6b
Equinox 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
O'Kelley's Crack 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
The Acid Crack 5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b
Cosmic Debris 5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c  Suggests: 5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c
The Phoenix 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c  Suggests: 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
The Moonlight Buttress (Free) 5.12+ 7c 28 IX 27 E6 6b  Suggests: 5.12c/d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b
Equinox 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b  Suggests: 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
The North Face 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a  Suggests: 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
COMMENTS<< VIEW ALL 16

The Definitive
Climbing Resource

Inspiration & Motivation
to Fuel Your Run

Next Generation Mountain
Bike Trail Maps

Backcountry, Sidecountry
& Secret Stashes

Better Data. Better Tools.
Better Hikes!