Name: Matt Maddaloni
Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5,9
Weight: 155
Best Rock Band: AC/DC
Married or single: Nothing in between huh? Fiancée.
Kids: Still climbing.
Claim to fame: 4500ft 5.13 in the Waddington Range.
Favorite motto: It is never as hard as others make it sound.
Favorite curse word: Fricken Eh! I’m Canadian.
Biggest turn-off: Smokers
Favorite climbing area: Squamish Why?: It’s as good as Yosemite but it’s free and no one is there.
How long have you been climbing?: 11 years.
Favorite beer: Darker the better…Guinness.
Current job: Lead rigger for
Nominee for Coolest Song Ever: Born Slippy by Underworld, introduced me to Electronica.
Most famous person you’ve ever met: Rob Zombie!
Place of birth: Calgary, Alberta.
Best movie ever: Indiana Jones.
Favorite fruit: Mango.
Most memorable outdoor accomplishment: 3 weeks solo on a big wall in Pakistan.
Something nobody knows about you: You can take my front tooth right out.
Dog or cat person?: Cats.
Most inspiring person in history: Walter Bonatti.
Most inspiring person in fiction: John Long.
Most recently-finished book: Life of PI.
Other Sponsors: Acopa, Sterling Ropes, Arc’Teryx, MSR, SeaEagle Kayaks

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