Hans Florine

A Lifelong Obsession with Yosemite’s Most Iconic Climb

Hans Florine

Talk: A Lifelong Obsession with Yosemite’s Most Iconic Climb

Hans Florine comes to Google to entertain and inspire us with his climbing adventure stories and by sharing his pearls of wisdom on pushing life's limits. Hans also recently wrote a book, On the Nose, about his world famous climbs.

Hans Florine

Hans Florine is an American rock climber and motivational speaker. He is considered to be one of the fastest climbers in the world as he, together with Alex Honnold, holds the Speed Climb World Record for climbing The Nose of Yosemite’s El Capitan in 2:23:46.

On the Nose: A Lifelong Obsession with Yosemite's Most Iconic Climb

In On the Nose, Florine describes the most dangerous, pivotal, and inspirational of those climbs, providing a rare look inside the adrenaline-charged world of competitive climbing in Yosemite Valley.

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