Archive for the 'Climbing and Rappelling' Category

Six Reasons To Have Special Forces Gear In Your Camp Kit

Posted by digital on September 7th, 2012

When people think of Special Forces, they think “tough.” There’s a good reason for this. The United States Special Forces are some of the most dangerous and well-trained warriors on the planet, able to operate in a wide range of climate and terrain conditions and accomplish their objectives, both at home and abroad. While an [...]

Tips for Buying a Rock Climbing Shoe

Posted by Michael Ruiz on October 29th, 2011

Every specialized hobby or recreational activity has its own specific gear and equipment necessary for success and enjoyment. Of that gear, shoes are often the least glamorous and exciting; yet improper footwear is a leading cause of failure and disappointment in many activities. Rock climbing is no exception. Choosing the correct pair of rock climbing [...]

Caring For Your Climbing Rope

Posted by Michael Ruiz on June 28th, 2011

If you are a prolific climber you know that taking the proper care of your equipment is not only important in keeping your gear in good working order but it also keeps it strong and reliable for your climbing needs.

Importance of High Quality Climbing Gear

Posted by Michael Ruiz on June 10th, 2011

Everyone who uses climbing gear knows how important it is to trust the
integrity of the gear you are using and how important it is to always use well
produced and high quality climbing gear.

You can use the same methods for recreation, exercising and seeing beautiful views. Just avoid these 5 major mistakes with rappelling equipment use during the descent.

Importance of High Quality Climbing Gear

Posted by Michael Ruiz on December 3rd, 2010

Everyone who uses climbing gear knows how important it is to trust the integrity of the gear you are using and how important it is to always use well produced and high quality climbing gear. Your life literally depends on it. First we’ll discuss climbing shoes. There are many different types and styles to choose [...]

You can make a spectacular descent using the right practices and good rappelling gear. The military, especially the Special Forces, use rappelling to train and accomplish missions. You can use the same methods for recreation, exercising and seeing beautiful views. Just avoid these 5 major mistakes with rappelling equipment to use during the descent.