Nohl Haeckel was introduced to Rock climbing in Joshua Tree 2008. From there He became a Member and Employee of his local Climbing gym (Hangar 18 Indoor Climbing Gym) He soon became the Head setter and from there became Director of Setting for 4 Inland empire Hangar 18 Locations. Nohl Has been involved with USA Climbing since 2009, Traveling and working his way through the competition setting scene an has become a USAC Level 4 National Setter.
As a Rock Climber Nohl enjoys both Bouldering and Sport climbing. Some of his favorite and most memorable trips have been to Bishop, Heuco , Red Rocks, and always locally at Black Mountain. As a Routes setter Nohl enjoys setting routes that appeal to all types of Climbers.
Nohl has been Part of the evolv family and a National Team member for 5 years and his “all time” favorite evolv shoe is the Talon G1 Lace.
Lifetime climbing goals? To Climb a Lifetime
If you could invite anyone to be your dinner guest, dead or alive, who would it be? Abe Lincoln
What did you want to be when you grew up? A Grown up