This article look at the techniques, flexibility and strength a climber requires to top out on a boulder problem.
The pros and cons of bouldering mats, and when to use or not to use them.
This section looks at bad landings and the precautionary steps that you can take such as using mats and spotters to improve safety.
This article looks at the factors involved in both jumping off and falling off and uses of spotting and padding.
Andrew Earl's definitive checklist.
Andrew Earl introduces the noble art of bouldering, arguably the purest form of climbing.
Let's look at base layers, some of the modern materials and their properties involves and how to best use them when climbing.
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Andrew Earl is a professional climber and climbing coach for regional and national teams. For many years he has been at the forefront of the British climbing scene. Andrew was British Bouldering Champion for three consecutive years, competed for Great Britain at international level for 5 years and was winner of the 2007 World Cup round in La Reunion.
13 May - Snowdon 500
13 May - 22 July
Great North Run – September 10
2nd Biggest Triathlon in the UK
Liverpool Half Marathon - May 28
Trek Kili - Feb 2018
Liverpool Half Marathon - 28 May
Manchester to Blackpool – 9th July
Westminster 10K - July 9
Yorkshire Marathon - 8th October