Climbing

La Sportiva Testarossa 2019 / 2020: A Quick and complete Review

La Sportiva Testarossa 2020 / 2021: A Quick and complete Review

La Sportiva brings some proven features and some new features on the Testarossa: Modified heel, synthetic fiber instead of leather, and proven quality. La Sportiva has refreshed this well-known classic for 2019 / 2020: The La Sportiva Testarossa was launched a good 15 years ago and was revolutionary with its extremely curved shape. By the …

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When Should you Retire your Climbing Rope? Whats the Maximum Lifespan of Climbing Rope?

When Should you Retire your Climbing Rope? Whats the Maximum Lifespan of Climbing Rope?

When do I have to change my climbing rope?  Manufacturer information versus durability tests of climbing ropes. When Should you Retire your Climbing Rope? What’s the Maximum lifespan of Climbing Rope? This post will answer these questions! Together with the harness, the rope is the central piece of equipment in mountaineering and climbing. Both are …

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How to Avoid these 7 Typical Climbing and Bouldering Training Mistakes

How to Avoid these 7 Typical Climbing and Bouldering Training Mistakes

Sure, you learn from your mistakes. But sometimes that takes too long, and it’s too late! You don’t have to make every mistake yourself. I will explain some of the most serious climbing and bouldering training mistakes In bouldering and climbing training, there is no one recipe for success that works equally well for everyone. …

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