Climbing

Safety in climbing

Rock climbing is an extreme sport that can cause many different and serious injuries. Because of this there are many different precautions and training done before a climber takes the big step. There is also a ton of equipment designed with only safety in mind. They include: Helmet Special Climbing Shoes Belay Gloves Tape Haul Bag Helmet The helmet is the piece of safety equipment that everyone knows well. A helmet is used for many sports including climbing, football, baseball, race c ...

Climbing Equipment

Rock climbing is one of the most strenuous and straining activities. Many people do it because of the exercise while others enjoy the heights and beauty to be seen and others the excitement with dramatic sports. There are many things that are needed in order to make a safe and successful climb. These things include: Ropes Quickdraws Carabiners Belay Device Harness Ascenders Rappel Devices Ropes & Webbing Rock climbing ropes consist of heavy duty rope that is called kern mantle. This ...