Traditional climbing - techniques

Traditional climbing - techniques

A guide to the range of techniques used

Here, our team take you through a plethora of techniques used in this fantastic form of climbing.

From route planning/finding, equipment, knots and ropework, belaying and protection, top and bottom roping, leading and abseiling.

For the more advanced you'll find advice on multipitch climbing, weight-saving, protection, ropework, aiding, ascending the rope and rescue.

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