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Evolv Footwear Adds Steph Davis to Climbing Team
Buena Park, CA (October 13, 2011) – Footwear manufacturer Evolv Sports announced today the addition of legendary climber Steph Davis to their climbing team.
Steph Davis is a professional rock climber, alpinist, big-wall climber, BASE jumper and wingsuit pilot currently based out of Moab, Utah. She is the author of High Infatuation and blogs at highinfatuation.com.She is currently writing another book about wingsuit flight and free soloing called “Learning to Fly,” to be published by Touchstone/Simon and Schuster. Davis has been pushing the limits of climbing for 20 years in many disciplines. Known for her free ascents of El Capitan, climbing some of the hardest cracks in Moab and free soloing long, committing routes, Davis is a climbing pioneer and icon.
“Evolv is at the pinnacle of the climbing shoe game right now and their shoes are fantastic,” says Steph Davis. “What inspires me most is evolution, and that’s what this company is all about.”
Jay Peery, Evolv’s Director of Sales says, “Steph is an incredible athlete, inspiration and the top end of the climbing community. We are psyched to have her as an addition to our family and look forward to collaborating on some significant new product offerings in coming seasons.”
Evolv Company Profile
Evolv Sports was founded in Southern California in 2003. In a short time, evolv Sports has become a leading force in the climbing footwear market, producing some of the best performing and selling climbing footwear available. evolv distributes worldwide from its warehouse in Buena Park, CA and maintains manufacturing facilities in the US and Asia.
In addition to climbing footwear, Evolv also markets climbing accessories and high friction rubber for outsoles under the TRAX® USA label. Evolv sponsors some of the most prolific and talented climbers in the sport and produces a signature line of shoes developed by climbing icon Chris Sharma.