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Can’t repay a personal loan? What should you do? Here are your options

Your options when you can’t make your payments What options do you have when you’re struggling to make your payments on a bad credit loan? First, you must admit that there is a problem for yourself. No doubt you’ll try to think of as many different ways to repay as possible, but sometimes it’s not […]

Rock climbing

Climber extraordinaire Paige Claassen finds her balance on and off the wall

“‘Paige Claassen decks on a 5.7’ probably wouldn’t be a headline,” joked Paige Claassen, one of the world’s top climbers, known for her many ascents on extremely difficult 5.14-rated routes and for her quest to reach the top of his first 5.15. Claassen and I were perched on the side of a large sandstone formation […]

Rock climbing

What is indoor rock climbing and where you can do it in India

Do you remember that rock climbing and abseiling trip you took when you were a schoolboy? Or maybe you’ve tried your hand at a rock climbing wall at an amusement park or arcade. If these experiences have intrigued you and you’ve wanted to develop this skill over the years, but didn’t know how or where, […]

Rock climbing

Climbing in the Caribbean » Explorersweb

Most people think of the Caribbean as a place to relax by turquoise water, but its geology also makes it a great playground for climbers of all skill levels. Here you can tackle everything from limestone walls to granite boulders. Although the rock climbing scene in the Caribbean is relatively young, it will certainly appeal […]

Rock climbing

Indoor climbing returns to Le Marin for the first time since 2008

A climber tackles one of the boulder problems at Gravity Vault Marin in San Rafael. (Courtesy of Gravity Vault Marin) A young climber climbs the wall of the Gravity Vault Marin in San Rafael. (Courtesy of Gravity Vault Marin) Scott Sklar was a regular at the Class 5 climbing gym in San Rafael, taking his […]

Wall climbing

Royal Robbins on the FA of Yosemite’s North American Wall

“], “filter”: { “nextExceptions”: “img, blockquote, div”, “nextContainsExceptions”: “img, blockquote”} }”> Receive $50 off a qualifying purchase of $100 at the Outside Shop, where you’ll find gear for all your outdoor adventures. >”,”name”:”in-content-cta”,”type”:”link”}}”>Sign up for Outside+ today. This article first appeared in Ascent 2013 (rock and ice issue 2010). Published since 1967, Ascent has a […]

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A new climbing gym will open this fall | Life & Arts

Stone Co. Climbing has planned to open this fall and the staff are excited to bring new activity and open up more opportunities for students. The gymnasium is a 12,000 square foot facility that will provide bouldering and areas for yoga, weight training and fitness, a lounge area and retail space for customers to purchase […]

Rock climbing

For its Olympic debut, climbing is testing a controversial new contest format

After surfing, skateboarding and 3×3 basketball, Tokyo will see the entry of another new Olympic sport on Tuesday: rock climbing. The event will feature a unique format combining three very different climbing styles – a decision that has ruffled some feathers among enthusiasts of the sport. In many emblematic Olympic sports, athletes specialize in very […]