(EN) – Rock Climbing & Abseiling Definitions: A Dictionary of Essential Terms | Mpora

Rock Climbing an abseiling can be a technical sport – there’s plenty of abseil specific gear you need and a ton of different abseiling techniques to master.As a result there is plenty of jargon associated with it and abseiling definitions can seem very complicated to the uninitiated: From anchors and beeners to protection and loading. It’s helpful to know what the main terms mean because the last thing you want is to grab a bug instead of a chock in an emergency.To help you navigate the abseiling lexicon, here are some of the key terms you should look out for when you’re dangling from a rope.

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