Basic Rock Climbing 1


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  • Gather these materials: A climbing harness, climbing rope, which, if you are in a climbing gym, will be hanging from the ceiling, a belay device, a locking carabiner,
  • First, you and your partner will need to put on your harnesses. Loosen the legloops and waist belt, then slide it over, making sure that no part of it is twisted.
  • Second, take one arm span of rope, then tie a figure eight knot on the long end. Tie this by making a loop, then going around the base, then through the loop again.
  • Put the rope through both hard points, and then thread it back through the figure eight, pulling out slack as you go.
  • Then, tie a double fisherman's by taking the loose end of the rope, looping it around both ropes two complete times, then pulling the end through both loops.
  • Unlock the carabiner, and attach it through the belay loop. Take a bite of rope, and push it through the belay device, then close the carabiner on the rope, the belay device, and the belay loop, then lock it.
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