First time climbers who inspire

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This gal has a heart of gold and determination. She climbed for three days straight, this being her first time climbing ever. On her first day she struggled a lot, getting on an easy climb and only being able to complete one route in a half day. On her second day she climbed three routes … Read more

Rock Climbing Training Videos; Neil Gresham’s Masterclass

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With the new wave of people now interested in rock climbing, there is an increased need to develop training programs that will help new climbers learn good technique. The beginning stages of your training will be the most important, because it will set the curve to how good or how bad of a climbers you … Read more

Elena Showing Off Her Crack Climbing Skills

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When a gym climber plays in the outdoors, they quickly learn there are many more climbing styles to be mastered – such as crack climbing. Elena has discovered this other side of climbing, which was unknown to her, and you can see her big smile while she goes up the wall. I believe she also … Read more

Sports Utility Vehicles for Active Outdoor Lovers

You are now part of the outdoor revolution of people who are breaking the norm and boredom of staying indoors, and hitting the road in search of new adventures. Small compact economical or fuel efficient electric cars are a thing of the past – because they don’t have enough room to hold all your new … Read more

Women Sport Lead Climbing

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It is so cool to see more and more women out on the crags these days enjoying sport lead climbing. There are so many strong women climbers today; Ashima Shiraishi, Sasha Digiulian, Lynn Hill, Daila Ojeda, and Alex Puccio – to name a few. In the past couple of months I have also seen several women climbing groups developing, advertising … Read more