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Rock Climbing Safety Tips and Advice - About.com
Climbing is dangerous. Learn the basic rules of climbing safety to stay safe on the rocks and avoid accidents. Follow these ten tips for climbing safety for a safe  ...
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Sport Climbing Safety Checklist -- 6 Safety Tips Before Sport Climbing
If you're sport climbing, follow this checklist of 6 safety tips before you start climbing and both you and your belayer will be safe and have more fun. Learn why ...
http://climbing.about.com/od/sportclimbing/a/Sport-Climbing-Safety-Checklist.htm
Sport Climbing Safety -- What You Need to Know - About.com
What you need to know to have a safe sport climbing experience, including belaying, lowering, setting up anchors, and rope management.
http://climbing.about.com/od/cliimbingtechniques/a/SportClSafe.htm
How Safe Is Climbing? - US Emergency Room Study Results
Despite the effects of gravity, climbing is pretty safe. ... Journal of Wilderness and Environmental Medicine, climbing is relatively safe, especially when compared ...
http://climbing.about.com/od/staysafeclimbing/a/HowSafeClimbing.htm
Climbing Safely is Your Responsibility - About.com
Climbing safely is your responsibility. You can stay safe climbing by exercising good judgment and by knowing the limitations of your skills, ability, and ...
http://climbing.about.com/od/letsgoclimbing/a/ClimbJudgment.htm
Stay Safe Climbing - About.com
Learn how to keep your partners and yourself safe when you go climbing by carrying the 10 Essentials, watching out for loose rock, following basic climbing ...
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Do a Buddy Check When Climbing -- 5 Safety Tips Before Climbing
Use the buddy system when you go climbing to keep safe. Buddies look after each other on the rock, check and double-checking knots, harnesses, and safety  ...
http://climbing.about.com/od/staysafeclimbing/a/BuddySystemTips.htm
Your Top-Rope Chain of Safety - Climbing - About.com
The anchors for your climbing rope at the top of the cliff are the most important part of your chain of safety (also called protection system) when you're top-rope ...
http://climbing.about.com/od/topropeclimbing/a/TopRopeAnch1.htm
5 Safety Tips to Set Up Top-Rope Anchors - Climbing - About.com
The most dangerous part of top-rope climbing is setting up anchors at the top of a cliff. Every year a few climbers fall off cliff-tops because they aren't tied into ...
http://climbing.about.com/od/topropeclimbing/a/5-Safety-Tips-To-Set-Up-Top-rope-Anchors.htm
Important Climbing Safety Knots List - About.com
You don't need to know a lot of knots to go rock climbing, but the knots you need to know, you need to know well. While there are almost 4,000 recorded knots, ...
http://climbing.about.com/od/climbingknots/a/6ClimbingKnots.htm
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