In this second part of my preview of On the Line, I move on from eccentric rope clamps, coving the less well known rocker arm device. Rocker Arm Invented by Russian climber Victor Kozlov in 1975, this design and mechanism radically departed from Western designed eccentric rope…
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Sorry for the lack of content of late. If anyone has listened to my latest podcast you’ll know I’ve somehow got yet another child on the way. More…
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Someone emailed the other day asking what my opinion was on Camp Tri-Cams, having read something I’d published back in 2008, which was probably cut and…
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In all the din of attention grabbing social media shite, marketing and brands piggy backing on the back of climbing, and the outdoor lifestyle thing…
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Someone's got to write books, why not us?
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In the third part of my preview of On the Line, a book on top rope soloing (TRS), I move on from eccentric and rocker rope clamps, to lever arm devices…
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I was asked by one of my foreign publishers for a list of five mountaineering books that meant something to me, plus a short description. Seeing as it…
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The following is part one of another chunk on my On the Line book, covering the tricky topic of top rope soloing (TRS). The following parts do not cover…
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