“I like to push limits. I like to do stuff that’s big and fast and explodes.”
Nate Ball is a mechanical engineer who invented ‘The Ascender,’ a rope-climbing device used by soldiers and rescue workers.
Nate is a daredevil. He free-runs up walls and trees because he loves the thrill of doing something scary… and succeeding.
Inventing the Ascender
Secret: Free Runner
30 Second Science with Nate Ball
10 Questions for Nate Ball
About Nate Ball
Nate is a mechanical engineer and inventor. He is Co-Founder and Chief Technical Officer of the company Atlas Devices.