Aug. 19, 2022
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Alex Honnold, The World’s Boldest Climber, Just Became A Dad. Now What?

From awe-inspiring ropeless ascents to fatherhood, the ultimate risk taker is aiming for new heights. And not about to hold back.

by Drew Magary
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