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RJ Spurrier
RJ Spurrier

RJ Spurrier

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Randy "RJ" Spurrier is a father of two, a tinkerer, and an avid outdoor enthusiast. He is the co-founder of both OutdoorGearLab and rock climbing guidebook publisher, SuperTopo. RJ's hobbies include hiking, climbing, mountain biking, and doing robotics projects with his kids. In the category of climbing, RJ considers himself a kindred spirit to poseur climbers and wannabes everywhere, people like him who seek out climbs with great views, heroic photo opportunities, easy climbing, great pro and a one-move crux. RJ has a Bachelor's degree in robotics from UC Berkeley. He was formerly a Vice President at Adobe Systems, working there for five years after they acquired his Emeryville-based imaging software company.

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Petzl e+LITE Review

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