Do you or have you ever had a Nickname?
Stray Cat, or just Stray. Apparently I like to wander off.
Who are you, and why are you in Murfreesboro?
Justin Catlett, originally from Sevierville, but been in Colorado for the past 5 years.
Moving to Murfreesboro has basically been like coming home. The rock, the culture, and the food have all been trying to get me back since I left.
Why do you Climb or How has climbing changed your life?
I initially started climbing as another avenue to get outside, and it quickly became the main focus of my life.
What brought you to setting and why do you continue?
Setting came about as a necessity in the small gym I started climbing in. In lots of ways, it has more significance in my life than actually climbing does. Like climbing, there is no perfection, only striving to be better than you were yesterday, and that is a constant motivation.
Do you have a favorite climb Outside or is there anything your itching to try out in Tennessee?
I have a favorite warm-up at any place I’ve ever climbed.
What’s your current climbing goal or life goal?
I want to do a split.
What’s Rad about your life right now, on or off the wall?
Being able to climb on the best rock in the states anytime you head outside is pretty cool.