Jimmy Chin

Jimmy Chin skiing in Chamonix, France.

Jimmy Chin is a film director, photographer, professional climber, mountaineer, and skier. He has organized and led numerous climbing, ski-mountaineering, and exploratory expeditions to China, Pakistan, Nepal, Tanzania, Chad, Mali, South Africa, Borneo, India, and Argentina. He, along with his wife Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi, won an Oscar in February 2019 for their film "Free Solo" about Alex Honnold.