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Mental Resiliency and Power Words for Rock Climbing

Posted by Maya Matthews on 2021 Apr 2nd

What are power words?Power words are what you say to yourself and to others while climbing, that motivates, supports and encourages.What do you say to yourself?Follow me along with this mini exercise … read more
Dealing With Split-Tips, and Cracked Pads

Dealing With Split-Tips, and Cracked Pads

Posted by Derek Williams on 2020 Jan 28th

The worst thing about climbing is not being able to climb. If you’ve been sidelined because you’ve broken a bone or torn something, you know how hard it can be to just sit and watch people send as you … read more
Bomber's Favourite Winter Climbing Destinations

Bomber's Favourite Winter Climbing Destinations

Posted by Derek Williams on 2019 Dec 10th

The winter season is upon us! For us climbers, that means it’s time to head indoors to pull on some plastic, hang on those hangboards, and rip up the Moonboard. But let’s be honest. It’s only a matter … read more
Why Rock Climbing Grades are Dumb

Why Rock Climbing Grades are Dumb

Posted by Derek Williams on 2019 Nov 18th

Welcome to our very first HVS article, hooray! For those of you who don’t know, HVS is part of the British trad grading system. It stands for Hard Very Severe, so it only makes sense that we’re going … read more