Christopher Perkins


6465 Newland St. Arvada, CO 80003 H:(860) 508-7807 W:(303) 275-4109
chris@percious.com | www.percious.com
OBJECTIVE
To obtain employment in a guide service and/or indoor facility where I can utilize my skills working with children and staff to give customers a premier climbing experience.

DESIRED LOCATIONS
Boulder/Denver/Colorado Springs, CO

WORK EXPERIENCE
Greater Hartford YMCA Granby, CT August 2005/Sept 2007
  • Created climbing program curriculum for ages 6-14.
  • Created Staff training curriculum.
  • Principle Coursesetter.
CERTIFICATIONS/COURSE WORK
Certification/Course Date Instructor
AMGA Top Rope Site Manager August 2006 Chauvin Guides
Wilderness First Aid September 2006 Solo Wilderness Medicine
CPR September 2006 Solo Wilderness Medicine
Top Rope Instruction April 2005 EMS - Matt Shove
Ice Climbing Instruction December 2006 Chauvin Guides
Avalanche Awareness December 2007 Colorado Mountain School

EDUCATION
University of Connecticut B.S. in Engineering September 2002
NOTABLE CLIMBS
Route Name Rating Location Date Notes
Childcare 5.10c R II Devil's Head, CO June 2009 First Ascent
Fire on the Mountain 5.10d II Devil's Head, CO July 2010 Contrib. FA
Yellow Spur (direct) 5.10c II Eldorado Canyon, CO May 2009 Onsight
Outer Space 5.10b II Eldorado Canyon, CO June 2009 Onsight
Free Willy 5.11a Boulder Canyon, CO March 2009 Onsight
Slabs Direct/Wavelength 5.8 II Whitehorse, NH June 2007 Onsight
Extra Point 5.7 II Third Flatiron, CO September 2007 Onsight
Strictly From Nowhere 5.7 II Gunks, NY May 2007 Onsight
Thin Slabs Direct 5.7+ II Gunks, NY April 2007 Onsight
Strawberry Jam 5.8+ Rocks State Park, MD December 2006 Onsight
The B Boys 5.10d Boulder Canyon, CO October 2007 Redpoint
Mossad 5.9R Pinnacle Rock, CT June 2007 Redpoint
Pinnacle Gully WI3 II Huntington Ravine, NH April 2007 Onsight (Swapped Lead)
West Gully WI3 III Estes Park, CO November 2007 Onsight (Swapped Lead)
Please see my Mountain Project profile for more detailed information about my climbing.