Watch Six Rock Climbing Whipper Clips
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You can go your entire rock climbing life without taking a whipper if you’re careful enough, but more times than not you’ll run into a crux where falling is inevitable.
Below are six rock climbing whippers that luckily didn’t end too badly. Follow Whipper on Instagram for more big falls.
What happens when your foot gets hung up before you fall and pull your trad gear.
Trying to lead climb in sneakers when you don’t have the route dialled will sometimes lead to this.
For some tips on better footwork when climbing, visit here.
A trad climbing fall where the gear held, but broke. Luckily she had it sewed up.
Aid climbing whippers aren’t that common, but this one has us remembering some Masters of Stone film moments.
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A big fall where the last piece of gear pulled. If the next pulled, this could’ve been deadly.
For tips on how to build confidence as a trad climber visit here.
A classic whipper with Wide Boyz climber Tom Randall on a big roof in the desert.
Panic and frustration lead to a whipper where luckily nobody was seriously injured.