The answer should be obvious, but this misconception about assisted-braking devices still persists. Time to clear things up once and for all
Besides allowing you to cop a no-hands rest, a kneebar can also free up a hand to clip or make an otherwise difficult reach. This is how you do it.
Whether you climb 5.11 or 5.13, being able to rest on route can make the difference between a send and flail.
When honing their craft, new tradsters usually focus on their gear skills, but there’s more to trad climbing than being able to place nuts and cams.
Before you rope up for your first trad lead, you need to know how to place and extend gear. Here’s how it is done.
Besides lowering the risk of injury, solid spotting skills can give your climbing partners the confidence they need to push their limits
Conquering your fear of falling is the most important thing you can do to improve your climbing and have more fun.
Dry ropes have their benefits, but are they worth the extra cost. This guide gives you everything you need to know to make an informed decision.
Is your rope looking the worse for wear? Here’s how to tell if it’s time to retire it.