Who is Tommy Caldwell? Age, Bio, Parents, Net Worth, Wife, & Children
Quick Facts of Tommy Caldwell
|Full Name||Tommy Caldwell|
|Net Worth||$1 million|
|Date of Birth||11 August, 1978|
|Birthplace||Estes Park, Colorado, U.S.|
|Spouse||Rebecca Pietsch (2012 - present); Beth Rodden (2003 - 2010)|
Tommy Caldwell is an American rock climber. He is accomplished in sport climbing, big-wall speed climbing, hard traditional climbing, and big-wall free climbing. Besides, Caldwell has appeared on documentaries such as The Dawn Wall, Progression, and Free Solo.
Short Biography of Tommy Caldwell
Caldwell is 42 years old as of now. He was born on August 11, 1978, in Estes Park, Colorado, to Tommy Caldwell, former mountain guide, and Mike Caldwell, former teacher, mountain guide, rock climber, and professional bodybuilder.
Tommy spent his early years in Loveland, Colorado with his parents and sister. The family of four would visit Yosemite National Park once in a year where Tommy’s love for the park and rock climbing blossemed.
What is Tommy Caldwell’s net worth?
Caldwell has a net worth of $1 million, as per various online sources. He has made the first ascents of some of the hardest sport routes in the US. Some of these include Kryptonite with a grade of 5.14c/d and Flex Luthor with a grade of 5.15a, at the Fortress of Solitude, Colorado.
Moreover, the 42-year-old completed the first free climb of the Dawn Wall of El Capitan in January 2015, which was considered “the hardest successful rock climb in history” at the time. Caldwell was also featured in the 2009 film Progression.
In 2018, Tommy appeared in two documentaries: The Dawn Wall and Free Solo, which were both released in September. He has also published two books: “The Push: A Climber’s Journey of Endurance, Risk and Going Beyond Limits” in 2017 and “The Push: A Climber’s Search for the Path” in 2018.
Tommy Caldwell: Wife & Children
Caldwell has been married twice. He married his first wife, Beth Rodden, also a rock climber, in 2003.
Folllowing his separation from Rodden in 2010, Caldwell met his second wife, photographer Rebecca Pietsch. They married in 2012 and have two children: a son, Fitz Caldwell, and a daughter, Ingrid Wilde.
Tommy currently resides in Estes Park, Colorado, with his wife and their two children. You can follow him on Instagram at @tommycaldwell to know more about his personal and professional life.