“One of my strengths, I think, is that I have good grace for myself. When I regress, or if I’m not climbing how I feel like I should be, I’m able to step back and look at it a little more objectively.”
In 2021, Matt Fultz, 30, had one of the best calendar years in American bouldering history—a fact that’s especially impressive since he spent the whole second half of the year too injured to climb.
Matt Fultz dominated his first Hueco Rock Rodeo—on rock he had never touched. The low-key Idahoan has quietly become one of the best boulderers in the world.