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Climbing Research – What’s new from 2019

  Acknowledgments: This brief summary is based on a collaboration between Tallie Casucci, Kyle ...

COVID-19 Gift Guide: 9 Hot Picks Made by Companies Doing Good Things

Shopping out of boredom? Trying to make someone smile? Whatever the reason, we’ve got ...

Why Climbers Need To Journal

  It may seem like a frivolous, self-indulgent activity reserved for 12-old-girls with purple ...

(More) Pro Tips: How to Wrangle Squirrelly Nerves

  “No matter how many competitions you’ve been to, nerves will always kick in. ...

Resoling Shoes: A Chat with The Rubber Room

  It’s inevitable that your favorite pair of rock shoes will eventually start to ...

Classic Films You Need to Watch If You Call Yourself A Rock Climber

  Chris Sharma’s first ascent of Witness The Fitness, V15, in the Ozark Mountains ...

What’s in Your Iso Bag?

  Whether you’re competing in your regional boulder bash or you’re headed to Nationals, ...

Are Sheep Harmed for Wool Products?

  Farmed sheep are not the same as wild sheep. They can’t shed their ...

Climbing Has Gone Mainstream

  The Access Fund and this article are supported by Outdoor Research. In 2018, ...

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