Alex Txikon Interview
What’s your favorite spot/location to be active?
The French and Catalan Pyrénées.
How do you prepare for a project/contest (info/training/nutrition)?
I try to be active as much as possible and pursue climbing, running and sky diving. As for nutrition, I eat everything.
What are your biggest accomplishments?
Being alive after my last expedition.
What are your next goals (related to your sport)?
Greenland. I want to climb and BASE jump there.
Who do you look up to, who motivates you?
Training itself motivates me. But I love it when I’m with my friends and everything goes smoothly on a route.
Who is your favorite person to hang out with/be active with?
Friends that have a similar mentality as me.
What is your ‘2nd’ sport (not only outdoor activities)?
Woodcutting. It’s a Basque sport.
What’s your favorite thing to do on a day off?
Going and enjoying nature, the mountains or the sea.
What’s your favorite adidas product and why?
My GoreTex Terrex Pro Jacket. I like the whole terrex line, and the jacket is light but really durable. It’s also good looking!
What’s your favorite food?
Italian food in general.