Hangboard training from home popularity has taken off during this pandemic and with that can be training misinformation that gets thrown into the chaos alongside it. We asked the founder of Redpoint Physiotherapy to provide our community with a science-based dialogue on protective training so we can all pay attention to fundamental elements of form and do our best to prevent injury when so many are exploring this complementary form of climbing training.
With social distancing and self-quarantines in place because of covid-19, we’re all looking for ways to stay active and keep training. Climbing training at home has always been a part of our training mix for finger strength, but for others, the closures of climbing, fitness gyms and crags is part of the new normal.
Starting to plan your next climbing trip? If you’re thinking of Hueco Tanks for this winter season, you need to be ready to rock. Hueco Tanks is the birthplace of modern bouldering. For our next travel interview we asked Krystal Chin, pebble wrestler and returning Hueco visitor, to provide us with the low-down on this special place.
Our Pullboard Original was featured by Squamish Climbing Magazine last week. "Overall, the Pullboard Original Hangboard is a welcome edition to a market that seems flooded by new and innovative designs. By building a board based on a training program philosophy, the Pullboard Original is a highly flexible and functional training tool..."