Butora Acro Climbing Shoe Review

As climbers, we all know the importance of having a high-performance climbing shoe if you are really looking to push your limits.  Using an aggressive shoe (or really any performance shoe suited to the climb you are getting on) allows [...]

By | March 1st, 2016|0 Comments

Evening Sends – 5 Recovery Tools Every Climber Should Have

As climbers we spend a lot of time talking about and really obsessing over everything that could possibly give us an edge.  However, while we are really concerned with details like how many sets we should be doing on the [...]

By | November 29th, 2015|0 Comments

Power Endurance Program Testimonial

Here at Training Beta we love seeing climbing improvement.  Its why we train hard ourselves and why we work hard to provide you with as much quality training information as possible. Today we wanted to share with you an email [...]

By | August 6th, 2015|0 Comments

Easy-To-Make Pinch Strength Trainer

Here at Training Beta we are pretty big fans of training finger strength and spend plenty of time on hangboards.  However, we are always looking for new devices and ways to train. Training Beta reader Morgan May got in touch [...]

By | July 23rd, 2015|3 Comments

Adam Ondra Pinch Strength Training Device

Are you feeling a bit weak on pinches?  Check out the new Adam Ondra pinch strength training device he developed in cooperation with the Czech company A Muerte called Adam's Claspers. "Special hanging training plates - you can use them when traveling [...]

By | June 27th, 2015|1 Comment

Original Hueco Board and bäm! Board

"Rob Candelaria was one of the first climbers to create a finger strength training tool for climbing. This video gives a little history behind what was likely the first hangboard before diving into a twist on hangboarding based on scientific [...]

By | May 17th, 2015|0 Comments

Climbing Injuries Solved- Book Kickstarter

Dr. Lisa Erikson is a sports chiropractor specializing in overuse injuries of athletes, including climbers. She has written an incredible book, Climbing Injuries Solved that can help you learn to heal yourself. She currently has a Kickstarter going to help fund [...]

By | May 10th, 2015|4 Comments

Tom Lindner’s Climbing Training Tripod Beta

If you've spent time living on the road, you know sometimes it feels hard to keep progressing in climbing while you're traveling. Or maybe motivating to hangboard is hard for you because your hangboard is in your garage or basement and [...]

By | April 25th, 2015|7 Comments