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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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Approach Shoes – Hike to the Crags

With their burly uppers and sticky, climbing- specific outsoles, approach shoes allow climbers to easily get to almost any crag. Here are some of this season’s best approach shoes.
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The Rack: Climbing Shoes For Spring

This season, climbers can pick from a variety of shoes that deliver comfort, versatility and exceptional performance. Here are some of this spring’s top picks.
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The Rack- Helmets

The choices for new lightweight helmets for this season.
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