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How Many Quickdraws Do I Need For Sport Climbing

A lot of people are taking notice of sport climbing nowadays as a means to improve their health. It does have a lot of benefits aside from the usual physical changes. ​Preparing and knowing your route is important in sport climbing​, but how many quickdraws do you need? Safety Equipment​Let’s start with the basic safety […]

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How Much Does It Cost To Climb K2 Mountain (LIST)

Guides, porters, gear, permits, grub, oxygen, flights… we all know it costs an absolute fortune to climb an eight thousander, but just how much does it cost to climb K2, the world’s second highest mountain, widely considered to be not only the most difficult but also ‘the mountaineers’ mountain’?In this article, we’re going to take […]

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How Should Climbing Shoes Fit (TOP TIPS)

Choosing a good pair of climbing shoes, for many, can be akin to choosing which instrument of torture you wish to be tormented with. With so many advocating a super-tight, toe-crunching fit, it seems the only option is to grin and bear it and plump for the lesser of so many evils.But does this really […]

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How To Get Better At Bouldering (TOP TIPS)

Ever felt like your bouldering ability has hit a peak you can’t get past? How about been stuck at the same grade for ages and ages? Or stared down the same problem week after week without managing to conquer it?Fear not, fellow boulderer! In the guide below, we’re going to take you through a series […]

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What Is Bouldering? (GUIDE)

When it comes to rock climbing, there’s more than one way to do it. If you’ve ever asked the question “What is bouldering?”, here is your answer.Bouldering is one of the most popular ways of climbing, which involves using a minimal amount of gear to climb up a hill or formation, and it can even […]

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How To Lead Climb (GUIDE)

Lead climbing is something you may or may not be familiar with. It’s a very special way of rock climbing that involves attaching leads as someone climbs a rock face. It’s something that must be practiced to get it right, so it’s not a good fit for beginners. So, if you want to learn how […]

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