Accident: Climber Grabs Draw, Skins Finger
Of all the “don’ts” of climbing, grabbing a quickdraw while you are falling is one of the bigger no-nos, and can result in serious injury, including “de-gloving” a finger.
Gear Guy: Does It Count As a Free Ascent If You Grab the Anchor?
Does it count as a free ascent if you jump and grab the chains, slings or biners at an anchor, or do you have to climb to them and clip the rope while you are holding onto the rock?
Ask the Master: Martin Volken - IFMGA Guide
Got a question about climbing? Your curiosity could win you an Outdoor Research Deviator Hoody.
Alex Megos Flashes The Path (5.14 R) On Gear, Talks Fightclub (5.15b)
Despite little trad climbing experience, Alex Megos picked up the rack and took the sharp end for The Path—an R-rated 5.14 gear route at Lake Louise, Canada. He flashed it. Here's what he has to say about the ascent, and his first ascent of Fightclub (5.15b)—the first 5.15 in Canada, and the second 5.15b in all of North and South America.

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Weekend Whipper: One Cam Away
Weekend Whipper: One Cam Away

TODAY'S VIDEOS

AAC Universal Belay Standard - Part 1
AAC Universal Belay Standard - Part 1
Big Walls & Bigger Hearts - Libby Sauter & Quinn Brett
Big Walls & Bigger Hearts - Libby Sauter & Quinn Brett
Highlights: IFSC Lead World Cup - Imst, Austria 2016
Highlights: IFSC Lead World Cup - Imst, Austria 2016
Raw Footage of Honnold Soloing El Sendero Luminoso (5.12d)
Raw Footage of Honnold Soloing El Sendero Luminoso (5.12d)









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