When one has a mother named Robyn Erbersfield four times champion of the World Cup, also directs and trains a team of climbers children (ABC Team Boulder), and when your father too is climbing champion (French Didier Raboutou ), also your brother climbs (Shawn, three years older) and all family vacations are climbing, it may seem that your future is all decided, but that is not enough. To really shine and make a mark in this sport you need to have a «gift», and Brooke does.
She began to climb almost before she began to walk, at nine she was already doing 8a, when she was 10 years surpassed Ondra in earliness by making her first 8b+ and at her elevens she made another record in Rodellar , being the youngest climber in climb 8c with Wellcome to Tijuana .
Last summer had to do bouldering on family vacations, and Brooke was commissioned to join the bandwagon of 8B block in Rocklands (South Africa) became the seventh climber in this grade.
Besides her parents, climbers like Chris Sharma, Adam Ondra, Alex Puccioor Sasha DiGiulian are among their referents.
Located start of the competition season, is one of the clear favorites in the junior category and has no qualms about openly that the competition excites him.
We recover this interview with you a couple of summers (July 2012) in Rodellar in which Brooke talks with her charming smile on makes its way to live a shared passion family.