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Climbing offers a gateway to unparalleled adventures, requiring nothing more than essential gear like chalk, ropes, and a spirit of perseverance.

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Static vs Dynamic Climbing

Climbing is an exciting sport that offers climbers many techniques and styles. Static and dynamic are two of these. Static is controlled and uses strength, dynamic is speedy and explosive. Knowing...

GriGri vs ATC: Which Belay Device Is Best for You?

Climbing is a popular sport and Belay devices are essential for safety. GriGri or ATC? That's the debate! Each device has its advantages and disadvantages. It all depends on what you're looking for....

Does Rock Climbing Build Muscle

Yes, rock climbing can definitely build muscle! It works your entire body. For your upper body, biceps, forearms and latissimus dorsi are activated and strengthened. Your lower body gets a workout...

What Are Climbing Holds Made Of

Climbing holds are vital for climbing walls and bouldering routes. They come in many varieties and are crafted from different materials. The material used affects grip, durability, and realism....

Quick & Easy Rigging for Climbing Photography

Quick & Easy Rigging for Climbing Photography

Capturing the essence of climbing in a photograph is no small feat. It requires a deep understanding of both the sport and the art of photography, along with a keen sense of timing, composition, and...

The Dawn Wall vs Free Solo

The Dawn Wall vs Free Solo

We’re going to break down all the differences between The Dawn Wall vs Free Solo and pick a favorite – read on to learn more about both films!

What Is a Dyno in Rock Climbing?

Do you dare to try dyno climbing? It's dynamic and thrilling, but also dangerous if not done correctly. The term "dyno" comes from the word dynamic, which means swift movement and power. It's...

How Should A Climbing Harness Fit?

How Should A Climbing Harness Fit?

How should a climbing harness fit? We’ll answer your question and explain it thoroughly, that way you can find a harness that fits perfectly!

Large Slopers in Rock Climbing

To master sloper climbing in rock climbing, understanding the techniques and significance behind it is crucial. In this introduction, we will dive into the explanation of sloper climbing and sloper...

What Is Dabbing in Climbing?

To navigate the world of climbing with confidence, it's essential to understand the concept of dabbing. In this section, we'll explore the definition of dabbing in climbing and its importance....

How to Wash a Climbing Rope: Do’s and Don’ts

Cleaning your climbing rope is key to keep it in top condition. Here's what to do step by step: Gather what you need: a bathtub or a large tub, a mild detergent (for delicate fabrics) or specialized...

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