I am able to answer basic to some expert questions on the topic of rock climbing and some mountaineering. I have 2 years of experience in which i climbed about 5 in 7 days a week, work in a climbing gym as an instructor, and guiding climbing trips, one of which was to Utah, for Northern Illinois University.
Rigoberto, There are several makes and models of harness available to a mountain climber. The specific model selected varies greatly depending upon the circumstances a climber expects to encounter
Avi, I'm afraid I am not currently working at a climbing gym. However, all of the gyms I have worked with or visited have been open to working with people with disabilities. In what area of the country
Hank, I'm terribly sorry I didn't respond earlier, I didn't know this question was pending. My first suggestion would be to take a class and learn the basic knots and how to belay. As far as gear
Hi Ivan, I think that body building can hider climbing progress, but I don't think a supplemental workout will cause you a problem. I can think of 3 general areas to focus on. First are the
Christelle, I'm sorry if this response is too late for your assignment, I never received an e-mail that it was pending and just saw your question while answering another. There really aren't any