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Jon is the founder and owner of Midwest based climbing company Vertical Voyages. His passion is for helping people experience the sport of technical climbing, and he equips climbers of all levels to achieve their climbing aspirations. His approach takes clients beyond the climbing experience through the use of climbing as a metaphor for life. After working in the industry for 19 years, Jon has climbed 1000s of routes throughout the world including in New Zealand, the French Alps, Greece, Norway, Yosemite, and Rocky Mountain National Park. He is currently an AMGA Certified Rock Guide, AMGA Certified Single Pitch Instructor and Assistant Provider of the AMGA Single Pitch Instructor course/exam. Jon is also a recognized instructor with the Global Organization of Tree Climbers (GOTC) and a trainer for Arno Ilgner’s Warrior’s Way mental fitness program.