Belaying From Above With Any Device: The Ultimate Guide

Why Would You Need to Belay From Above? Whether you’ve just made the transition from gym to outdoor climbing, or you’ve been climbing single-pitch sports routes for years, it’s possible that you’ve never needed to belay from above. However, knowing how to belay from above is essential for multi-pitch climbing and trad climbing, and can […]

Belay Techniques: How to Secure Someone While Rock Climbing

When we think about rock climbing, our minds wander to remote locations and beautiful landscapes, picturing strong men and women gracefully ascending rocks.  As all climbers know, however, there is something missing in this beautiful image: the belayers!  We must admit it: without a belayer, there can be no climbing. If you want to hang […]