Our coaches and setters are hired based on their expertise, drive to learn, and ability to work effectively with others towards a common goal. Each expert is strategically scheduled to maximize their contribution to the program(s) they serve and are developed to fully express their potential. Guided by the Mesa Rim Coaching Philosophy, each coach and setter strives to help climbers Trust The Process.

ian mcintosh


Ian leads strategy and growth of Mesa Rim and has two decades of routesetting and climbing experience. He also serves on the USAC Routesetting Committee, is an active Level 5 National Chief Routesetter, and a certified routesetting instructor.

rosie bates

Programs Manager

Rosie is a graduate of USD where she founded the school’s climbing team and established the SoCal USAC Collegiate Series. She serves on the USAC Coaches Committee, Collegiate Committee and is a USAC L4 Routesetter.

enrico baistrocchi


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alvaro rangel

Head Coach

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Mark kattus


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