Rock Climbers

Rock climbing is an activity in which participants climb up, down or across natural rock formations or artificial rock walls. The goal is to reach the summit of a formation or the endpoint of a usually pre-defined route without falling. To successfully complete a climb, one must return to the base of the route safely. Due to the length and extended endurance required, accidents are more likely to happen on descent than ascent, especially on the larger multiple pitches (class III- IV and /or multi-day grades IV-VI climbs).
Posts about Rock Climbers
  • Measuring Your PR Is Like Climbing Mt. Everest

    … because of analysis paralysis. We’re overwhelmed by the task in front of us, or we’re afraid that we’ll do something wrong. That, though, is why we work in teams and why we have safety ropes and harnesses. We can check each other’s work and make sure we’re not breathing oxygen-depleted air. It’s why we remember the summit but focus on the step…

    Erin Feldman/ Vocus Blog- 13 readers -
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