Basic Rope Skills for Climbers.

Shepherd, Nigel.

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Invaluable advice for those just starting out climbing who are making their first trips to an indoor or outdoor venue. He covers basic kit, anchors and belaying, techniques for top and bottom roping, traditional and sport climbing, as well as abseiling. He also teaches the use of knots, slings, nuts and camming devices with step-by-step photographs.

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Description

Nigel Shepherd, the author of The Complete Guide to Rope Techniques, presents the basics of ropework in a simplified format, ideal both for those starting out climbing, and for more experienced climbers who want to introduce their friends and family to the sport. It covers basic kit, anchors and belaying, and techniques for top and bottom roping, Trad and sport climbing, as well as abseiling, and teaches the use of knots, slings, nuts and camming devices with extensive step-by-step photography.

Book Details

Author Shepherd, Nigel.
Format PB
Publisher Frances Lincoln Limited
Number of Pages 128
Publish Date 0/01/1900
Catalogue May19
Catalogue book number 195