An introduction to the sport of mountain climbing discusses the basic climbing techniques, the essential knots, the choice of equipment, and safety precautionsThe chest prusik is slid up the rope as high as possible, then the process is repeated for the other foot. The technique needs considerable practice and the prusik loops must be of the correct length. If it is envisaged that the climber will spendanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Climber's Bible|
|Publisher||:||Doubleday Books - 1983-01-01|