The 7 Best Recovery Tools for Climbers

With all of the increased emphasis on training for climbing, it's easy to forget that training isn't when we get stronger.  We actually get stronger when we recover from the abuse of training and climbing.  As a result, climbers looking [...]

By | February 26th, 2017|0 Comments

New Finger Training Programs!

One thing we've been missing from our arsenal of training tools has been a clear, concise training program for JUST training finger strength. While our other programs have finger training in them, we needed something that was more focused. If [...]

By | February 9th, 2017|0 Comments

Trango Vergo Belay Device Review

Mechanically assisted belay devices are the norm in today's sport climbing world. In theory, they are safer than passive belay devices and also much more user friendly. Just try and think about belaying your partner while they quest up their [...]

By | September 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

4 Yoga Poses to Prevent Shoulder Injuries for Climbers

About a month ago, we posted about the new Yoga for Climbers online course being offered by professional climber and yogi Heidi Wirtz and Climbing Magazine.  The idea of the course is to make yoga more accessible to climbers while providing instruction [...]

By | August 30th, 2016|0 Comments

Muscle Cramp Prevention

Anyone who has ever suffered from a muscle cramp knows how debilitating they can be.  Because of this muscle cramps have the ability to sabotage your performance and undermine months of training and hard work.  While muscle cramps can effect [...]

By | August 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

Online Yoga for Climbers

The idea that doing yoga can help your climbing by improving balance, flexibility, and preventing injury is nothing new.  However, if you have ever been to a yoga class, it's clear that  standard yoga studio classes are not tailored to [...]

By | July 29th, 2016|0 Comments

Rhino Skin Solutions Review

This review of the Rhino Skin Solutions products was written for us by Dan Mirsky.  Dan has redpointed 30+ 5.14 rock climbs all across the country, which beyond being extremely impressive, means that he knows a thing or two about [...]

By | July 12th, 2016|0 Comments

Portable Training Devices for Climbing

Whether you are moving around the country living out of a van or are consistently on the move for business, consistent travel presents some serious challenges for climbers who are still looking to follow a systematic training program.  The main crux [...]

By | July 8th, 2016|0 Comments