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ARTICLE: Grappling with Fear - Mid Climb

Grappling with Fear - Mid Climb

Sally Lisle shares four simple (but not necessarily easy) tools to help you grapple with fear when it kicks in mid climb... If you are operating on the cusp of controlling/losing control of your fear response, it is highly valuable to have a few techniques up your sleeve to manage your fear when you really need to. This article talks ...


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Become A Better Climber Training to Become a Better Climber - Part 2


SKILLS: Toe-Hooking and Clamping

Neil Gresham Technique And Training Toe-Hooking and Clamping

Neil Gresham continues his technique series and the theme of footwork, taking an in-depth look at toe-hooking.

Lattice Training Series With Tom Randall Lattice Training Series with Tom Randall - Part 1: Endurance

Crack connoisseur, training guru and director of Lattice Training, Tom Randall, shares some training tips in this 4-part series, complete with live Q&A sessions in the forums from 7-9pm every Wednesday for the next 4 weeks. Ask him...

Neil Gresham Technique And Training Technique - Use of the Toe

In this article, Neil Gresham examines the main ways to use the toe. Most will know the basic definitions, so instead he focusses on common errors and key tips for improvement.

Respecttherock #RespectTheRock - The Countryside Code

From a young age we're all told to 'follow the countryside code'; however I am sure that a great many of us don't...

Respecttherock #RespectTheRock - The Sad Story of Whitehouses

In early February Whitehouses, a small crag in North Yorkshire, was destroyed by persons unknown. Rumours of bad...

Respecttherock #RespectTheRock: Chalk Use

There is a basic rule in all forms of rock climbing: leave it as you found it. These days I'd go a little further: leave things better...

How to climb Font 7A

When I was new to climbing, Font 7A was a grade that I looked up to and thought 'one day.' It was a grade that heroes climbed and I'd only...

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