Managing the Alaska Rock Gym since it opened its doors in July of 1995, Siri continues her commitment to introducing the challenges of indoor climbing to anyone who wants to get on the walls. In addition to being a dedicated climber and multi-sport athlete, Siri brings over 20 years of industry experience to the team.
Director of Media, Marketing & Brand Exposure. Outdoor Guide
A graduate of North Dakota State University in Recreation Management, Austin has been with the Alaska Rock Gym since 2010. He's a Level 1 route setter and a CWA Certified Climbing Wall Instructor Course provider. When he's not managing media and branding at ARG, you'll likely find him on a river somewhere, fly rod in hand.
As a former lead carpenter for EntrePrises Climbing Walls, Eric has a unique understanding of climbing walls, and was actually on the construction crew of the new Alaska Rock Gym. He’s a climber, musician, and former gym manager, and is really happy to now be an Alaskan.
Head Coach & Director of Youth Programs
Ted has been an integral member of the ARG team since the year 2000. He serves as Head Coach to the Competition Team, and directs and coordinates the many youth climbing programs offered at the gym. As a Level 3 Certified Route setter, Ted also lends a hand to the setting department whenever he can.
Head Route Setter
Niko comes to ARG from the Tampa Bay/St. Pete area in Florida. With over eight years of setting experience, Level 1 route setting certification and a deep competition setting resume, the Alaska Rock Gym is already benefitting from Niko’s energy and vision.
Cindi comes to us from a management position at the Alaska Avalanche School. Her business and organizational skills are a tremendous asset as we continue to grow. Cindi is a devoted outdoor enthusiast who enjoys all types of climbing, cragging, skiing and hiking. We know her as “Queen of the Road Trips”.