Avoiding the Dangers of Solo Rock Climbing

Author: MC | Subject: Rock Climbing

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Article excerpt: Rock climbing is one of those sports which attracts people because it is considered to be an ‘individual against the elements’ challenge, something that has been at the heart of the desire to conquer natural elements almost since time began. Achieving these conquests solo is also regarded to be the pinnacle of this achievement ladder and, in rock climbing, this is no exception. However, as with any other solo sport that involves a challenge against nature, for participants in solo rock climbing safety is the most important consideration. As will be discussed, there are a number of safety elements that need to be considered before and during a solo rock climbing adventure.