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The New Grivel Twin-Gate Biner

Watch Stevie Haston demonstrate the new Grivel Twin-Gate.
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What to Pack on an Alpine Climb

See what Mark and Janelle Smiley took on their failed attempt on the Cassin Ridge on Denali. A big part of what to bring, is what you leave behind. They stripped everything down to the bare minimum to keep the packs light and moving fast. What’s in the pack? from Mark
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Video: Taping an A2 Pulley Tendon Injury

There is a science to taping an inured finger. Watch the video below for tips on how to keep your injury from getting worse.
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Mammut RescYou Recalled

RescYou Crevasse Rescue Device recalled by Mammut due to risk of injury. Hazard: The small toothed cam blocking the pull-cord may not lock securely causing reduced efficiency and possibly delaying a rescue, which could result in injury or death to the fallen climber.
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Video: Ice Climbing Basics

How to place an ice screw, build a v-thread and ice anchors. Ice climbing basics: Ice screw placement, anchors and V-threads [EN] from Petzl-sport on Vimeo.
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Video: The Wooden Ice Axe

Aronski adventure and production is testing the homemade ice axe made of sheets of wood, and equipped whit a Petzl Nomic blade. aronski wooden axe in action from Johan Norén on Vimeo.
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Rolling Travel Bags

Rather then schlepping expedition luggage to the hotel, consider using one of these rugged rolling travel bags.
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