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How to rock climb!

Long, John

How to rock climb!

by Long, John

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Published by FalconGuides in Guilford, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rock climbing

  • About the Edition

    Contains over four hundred color photographs and detailed instructions to the sport of rock climbing.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 304-305) and index.

    Other titlesFalconguides how to rock climb, Falcon guides how to rock climb
    StatementJohn Long
    SeriesFalcon guide, How to climb series, How to climb series, Falcon guide
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV200.2 .L66 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 320 p.
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27175529M
    ISBN 100762755342
    ISBN 109780762755349
    LC Control Number2011378709
    OCLC/WorldCa435418812

    How to Rock Climb!, now in its fifth edition, is the most thorough instructional rock climbing book in the world. All the fundamentals—from ethics to getting up the rock—are presented in John Long's classic style. Thoroughly revised and updated to. For most people, training for climbing specifically two to three days a week (one to three hours per session) should be sufficient, especially if you plan to climb on the weekend. A typical schedule for the dedicated weekender might be: Saturday and Sunday: Climb hard at the crag. Monday: Rest. Tuesday: Train power and/or power-endurance.

    Get this from a library! How to rock climb!. [John Long] -- The most complete instruction book ever written to this exciting sport, now totally updated. Clear, concise, and entertaining instruction by an icon of the climbing world. Some climbers love climbing books as much as they love getting outside to hit the rock. There is nothing better than turning off the screens to stare at some pages on a cool autumn rest day. Classic books most climbers have read include The White Spider by Heinrich Harrer, Touching the Void by Joe Simpson, Starlight and Storm by Gaston Rebufatt.

    How to Rock Climb!, now in its fifth edition, is the most thorough instructional rock climbing book in the world. All the fundamentals—from ethics to getting up the rock—are presented in John Long's classic style. Buy a cheap copy of How to Rock Climb: Toproping (How To book by S. Peter Lewis. Inside you'll find everything the beginning climber needs to know about toproping: basic and advanced anchor set-ups, belay techniques, lowering from fixed anchors Free shipping over $/5(3).


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Completely revised and up to date to mirror the fashionable requirements of kit, method, and coaching strategies, this information consists of sections on face climbing; crack climbing; ropes, anchors.

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Rock Jocks, Wall Rats, and Hang Dogs, John Long. Chris McNamara just debuted his new book How to Big Wall Climb. The guidebook takes readers through all the steps from doing their first aid lead to going up their first big wall. You can read an excerpt of the book here on the Rock and Ice.

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Eric Horst has long been one of the go-to authors for climbing strength training; with the 2nd edition of Training for Climbing he adds in chapters on the mental and movement aspects of climbing (thanks likely to the success of Ilgner's books).

ROCK CLIMBING BODY MAINTENANCE AND INJURY PREVENTION. It’s crucial to WARM UP BEFORE CLIMBING to help prevent injury. Your warm-up should include three stages: 1) light cardio to raise your heart rate and get blood flowing, 2) dynamic stretching, and 3) sport-specific warm-up, such as 30 minutes of easy bouldering.

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