Rock climber who won the gold medal in the 14-15 category at the Youth World championship in 2014. He has won 12 national championships as of 2017.
He discovered rock climbing at the age of six when he walked into The Climbing Place.
He joined the USA Climbing organization and took part in his first national championship in 2007 and then won for the first time in 2010. He has more than 40,000 followers on his kailightner account.
He has owned two dogs named Dunstan and Boo.
He and Adam Ondra have both competed as youth rock climbers.