The BD Experience
Welcome to the Black Diamond Experience, an organic presentation of inspirational stories, photos and videos from our athletes, employees and partners. The Black Diamond Experience is where we showcase climbing, skiing and hiking adventures from around the world, plus event news, advocacy efforts and product and technology highlights—all in one dynamic smorgasbord of stoke. Enjoy.
—Why We Rise
We all have rituals that define who we are. At Black Diamond, the Dawn Patrol is ours.
Parkin Costain Seizes the Moment in TGR’s Magic Hour
Watch Black Diamond Athlete Parkin Costain line everything up for the perfect part in Teton Gravity Research’s new film.
Impact Day with
After whipping from the crux years ago and taking a near-catastrophic
ground-fall, Hazel confronts her fears and goes round two with the infamous Impact Day (E8/6c).
Behind the Lens with Chris Burkard
Follow BD Ambassador Chris Burkard as he hikes through Iceland
in pursuit of the perfect photograph.
In memory of Remco Graas
A beloved co-worker, friend and Black Diamond employee