Rock Climbing: The AMGA Single Pitch Manual is intended to serve as a textbook for past and furture participants of the AMGA SPI program. The book more specifically address the needs of the professional cilmbing instructor and advanced recreational climbers. It presents the most current, internationally recognized standards for technical climbing systems used in single pitch rock terrain. Included are chapters on effective teaching in the outdoor environment, risk management, professionalism, environmental awareness, and rescuePrusik Knot A prusik knot is used for rope ascending and as a component in many load transfer systems. It can be loaded in either direction.To tie a prusik, first make a aprusik corda out ofa 5-foot length of 6mm diameter nylon cord tied into aanbsp;...
|Title||:||Rock Climbing: The AMGA Single Pitch Manual|
|Author||:||Bob Gaines, Jason Martin|
|Publisher||:||Rowman & Littlefield - 2014-05-20|