Emily Harrington is a professional rock climber residing in Tahoe City, California. Her early years were defined by her successes on the USA Climbing Team on the national and world competition circuit, including 5 US National Sport Climbing Championships and 2 North American Championships. Emily is known for embracing all mediums of climbing and playing in the mountains, from sport climbing to big walls to high altitude ski mountaineering. Since shifting her focus from competition, Emily has completed numerous first female ascents of 5.14 sport routes, free climbed Yosemite’s iconic El Capitan, summited Everest, and has been on expeditions all over the world attempting big wall free climbs and high altitude peaks in Nepal, China, Myanmar, Crimea, and Morocco.
Emily is a returning Tuck Fest Deep Water Solo Competitor.