Audrey Sniezek has been climbing since 1992 (starting in University) and has worked a full time, corporate, software engineering job since 1995. She took herself from recreational climber to World Cup competitor as a representative of the US National Team for bouldering and sport climbing. She has had multiple female first ascents of routes such as Dr. Evil (5.14a), Extended Evil (5.14b), and Lost Horizons (5.14b) in North Bend, Washington. She holds a first ascent of Horseless Samarai (5.12d) in Vietnam. In addition she has bouldered outdoors up to V9, summited Kilimanjaro, ice climbed in the Changpin Valley of Western China, and done a few classic North Cascades summits such as the Complete North Ridge of Mt. Stuart.

She has been training for climbing since 2003, and offering slideshows, clinics and training for gyms and events since 2008. She has given presentations to audiences up to live televised broadcasts. She is available as a climbing coach and for speaking engagements.


Emerging Regional Innovations Shaping Our Appalachian Region Summit