At 5 years old Marty told his parents he was supposed to be living in Arizona as a mountain explorer. At 22 years old Marty’s dream began and he became a mountain explorer within the realm of rock climbing. The all of climbing became Marty’s life. Building rock gyms, shape and create hand holds for the gym walls, coach and teach people how to climb, he creates and directs climbing competitions, he developed hundreds of routes outdoors and is the author of 26 different Arizona climbing guides, and on top of that Marty has the largest museum of climbing relics in the USA named the Karabin Climbing Museum.
Marty is the father of two sons James and Nicholas, he is an accomplished artist and video producer, and loves spiritual understanding. Marty was welcomed into and has been with the evolv family as a grassroots athlete for 8 years. Marty totally loves evolv!
Favorite pair of evolvs? Pontas climbing, Bolt approach
Favorite movie? Blazing saddles
Lifetime climbing goal? To own a climbing gear museum