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'Crack Climbing' in the School of Rock


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Hand jam in constriction <br />by John McMullen
Hand and Foot Jams for Crack Climbs
Jamming isn’t something you learned by climbing trees as a child. Instead of grabbing normal holds, you wedge body parts into cracks. It’ll take some practice, but once you learn the techniques, cracks become your roads to success on all kinds of rock. And when the crack ...
Jeff Achey at Climbing Magazine
Heel Toe Cam <br />
6 Crucial Wide-Crack Techniques
I was barely halfway through a 90-foot route when I used the last of my breath to wheeze “Take!” Blood from my skinned elbows leaked through my shirt, and sweat dripped into my eyes when I realized I simply couldn’t climb anymore. The route was the classic 5.9 offwidth Ch...
Matt Kuehl at Climbing Magazine
What is Traditional Climbing?
This is a description of the basic methods and ethos of traditional or "trad" climbing.
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