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Comments by dagibbs (2)


Article: Types of Climbing - A Brief Description
I agree with the previous commenter -- lead climbing does not imply multi-pitch lead climbing, and both Trad & Sport are forms of lead climbing.

Also, solo climbing is not the same as free solo climbing. It is quite possible to do rope-soloing, where there is protection.

Article: All It's Chalked Up to Be: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About the White Stuff
"Other than shoes, it is the only piece of climbing gear that directly aids in making climbing easier;"

Well... I'm going to have to suggest that tape or crack-gloves also directly aid in making your climbing easier when crack climbing.