Crack Climbing (Heftet)

The Definitive Guide


Innbinding: Heftet
Utgivelsesår: 2020
Antall sider: 304
Forlag: Mountaineers Books
Språk: Engelsk
ISBN/EAN: 9781680512151
Omtale Crack Climbing
Crack climbing is a highly technical form of movement in which climbers position their hands, feet, and even their entire body in cracks to make upward progress on rock. An advocate for the sport's aesthetic lines, physicality, and technical know-how, author Pete Whittaker teaches more than sixty Crack School Masterclasses each year and was featured in the popular climbing film Wide Boyz. This detailed and comprehensive guide teaches step-by-step techniques and tips, including for:

Jamming (finger, hand, fist, foot, arm, leg, body)
Crack types (chimneys, liebacks, underclings, roof cracks)
How to safely lead and place protection
Efficient positioning and movement
Strength recovery while climbing

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