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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 […]

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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 […]

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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, […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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The 10 Best Indoor Bouldering and Climbing Gyms in Melbourne

With Melbourne’s lockdown lifted, it’s time to start climbing again. By Christopher Riley | Jul 28, 2021 Not so long ago, rock climbing was considered a niche sport. Few gyms offered it and dedicated climbers were rare. This time is no more. between the popularity of ninja warrior and 2018 Free Solo, escalation – and […]

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Wall climbing will make its debut at the 2020 Games. Here’s how the new sport works.

Wall climbing, also known as sport climbing, will make its Olympic debut at the Tokyo Games in 2020. The sport consists of three disciplines: speed climbing, in which athletes race up a 15-meter wall; bouldering, a puzzle-like challenge in which athletes scale unknown and shorter 4.5-meter walls with complex sequences; and lead climbing, in which […]

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Harlem Cliffs Bring Rock Climbing to Upper Manhattan

A new fitness center in Manhattan takes rock climbing to new heights. The Cliffs of Harlem celebrated its grand opening this weekend at 256 W 125th St, directly across from the Apollo Theater in Harlem, and is now open to those wishing to visit Upper Manhattan. The 15,000 square foot space is now the largest […]

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Rock by stone, climbing finally prepares to climb the Olympic wall

Sport climbing has reached the top of the Olympic wall for Tokyo 2020. It should all be uphill from there. An activity on the rise due to its combination of physical activity and euphoria will cross a new frontier when the first rock is grabbed at the Olympics on August 3. Here’s everything you need […]

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A 3-story Ascend facility is coming to downtown Erie

The site of the former McDonald’s restaurant at the corner of State and West Fifth streets has been buzzing with activity since it was purchased by Erie Downtown Development Corp. in October 2019. First came the demolition equipment to level the old building. Within months, EDDC had invested $7,000 to create the Flagship City Curling […]

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Boalsburg Indoor Climbing Reaches New Heights | WTAJ

CENTER COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) — An indoor climbing gym that opened earlier this year in Boalsburg brings the community together. Climb Nittany offers rope climbing, bouldering (non-rope climbing), yoga classes, a standard gym and programs for all levels. Climb Nittany, managing director, Michael Molony, said that in addition to being a physically engaging sport, it […]

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Teen recovers from 20ft fall from rock climbing wall at Wyandotte Fair

WYANDOTTE, Mich. – Horrified witnesses saw a young teenager fall 20 feet from a climbing wall at the Wyandotte Street Art Fair on Friday. “It’s a good thing he’s fine, but no one should have to go through this, not even to see him,” said a local resident. Another local woman added: “I would be […]

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New Ripon CA Climbing Gym opens with a large facility

Learning the ropes takes on a whole new meaning when you’re 55 feet in the air and hooked to just one. Still, the staff at Ripon’s new Alpine Climbing Adventure Fitness are determined to turn everyone who walks through its doors into climbers. The new from-scratch facility on Garrison Road is hard to miss, as […]

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Payday loan alternatives are becoming more widely available

In perhaps the most unprecedented change, the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021, designed to provide financial relief during the pandemic, included $3 billion specifically for the CDFI Fund, which provides financial assistance to CDFIs and minority depository institutions (MDIs). That amount is nearly equal to what the fund has received in total since its inception […]

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Climbing guide says coronavirus outbreak on Mount Everest has infected at least 100 people

KATHMANDU, Nepal — An expert climbing guide says a coronavirus outbreak on Mount Everest has infected at least 100 climbers and support staff. This is the first comprehensive estimate among Nepal’s official denials of a Covid-19 cluster on the world’s highest peak. Lukas Furtenbach of Austria says his estimate is based on confirmations from rescue […]

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Climbing guide says Mount Everest has been hit by at least 100 COVID-19 cases

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be out of date. Please look at the timestamp on the story to see when it was last updated. An expert climbing guide said on Saturday that a coronavirus outbreak on Mount Everest has infected at least 100 climbers and support staff, giving […]

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Climbing guide says at least 100 virus cases on Everest

Through Binaj GurubacharyaAssociated Press Updated: May 22, 2021 Posted: May 22, 2021 Mountain guide Lukas Furtenbach speaks to The Associated Press in Kathmandu, Nepal on Saturday, May 22, 2021. Furtenbach, an expert climbing guide, said on Saturday that an outbreak of coronavirus on Mount Everest has infected at least 100 climbers and support staff, giving […]

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Mount Everest has at least 100 coronavirus cases, climbing guide says

Kathmandu, Nepal – An expert climbing guide said on Saturday that a coronavirus outbreak on Mount Everest has infected at least 100 climbers and support staff, giving the first full estimate amid official Nepali denials of a COVID-19 cluster on the highest peak in the world. Lukas Furtenbach of Austria, who last week became the […]

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Alternatives to payday loans | The Motley Fool

How does an alternative payday loan work? Alternative payday loans (PAL) are low value loans offered by federal credit unions. PALs are permitted by the National Credit Union Administration as long as certain guidelines are followed. First and foremost, you must be a member of the credit union and you must have been a member […]

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Perfect Payday Loan Review

Are you in financial difficulty? If you are having financial difficulty and would like to speak to someone for free financial advice, information and assistance, you can call the Financial Advisors Hotline on 1800 007 007 (open 9.30am to 4pm, Monday to Friday) . If you are having financial problems related to the coronavirus pandemic, […]

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Where to Rock Climb in Columbus

Rock climbing really is one of the most fun ways to train. As long as you’re not too afraid of heights, you’ll probably fall in love with wall climbing and achieving your climbing goals. Here in Columbus there are some fantastic places to rock climb, perfect for all skill levels. You might also like Some […]

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Best Payday Loan Alternatives for Military Personnel – The Dough Roller

Service members and their families do so much to serve our nation that it is surprising to find that they are being unfairly targeted by predatory lenders. But it is in fact the case. The Consumer Federation of America recently published a report which noted that predatory lenders target service members and their families. Predatory […]

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The Border-Wall Climbing Competition will take place at Red River Gorge, October 11-12

Rick Weber with his curb wall replica! Photo: Courtesy of Rick Weber. Many in the climbing community were amused a few weeks ago when our POTUS held a press conference on a section of his latest curb wall design – a series of parallel square steel posts with a 5 foot high plate at the […]

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School 3 students enjoy rock climbing | News, Sports, Jobs

Photo submitted Students in Ms. Hodkin’s fourth grade class enjoy climbing the rock wall during gym class. A traversing climbing wall is still the favorite activity of the students at School 3 in Dunkirk. The building is special in this regard since it is the only one in the district to offer this activity. The […]

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Climbing guide: everything you need to know

Photo by Cade Prior on Unsplash As spring approaches, climbers everywhere are dusting off their gear. The warmer weather is a welcome sign for those looking to scale nature’s obstacles. However, if you’ve never had the chance to experience rock climbing for yourself, the sport’s technical demands and seemingly exclusive nature can be off-putting. In […]

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The Sims 4: Snowy Escape Climbing Guide

The Sims 4: Snowy Escape climbing skill is one of the new additions in the frosty Japanese-inspired expansion pack. With 10 skill levels to master and the daunting peak of glacial Mount Komorebi waiting to be conquered, you’ll want to gear up your Sims and prepare them for the climb. But it is not immediately […]

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Climbing Robot Price | Hackaday

Gravity is a good thing to have most of the time, but sometimes it would be nice to be able to ignore it for certain applications. Climbing, for example, would be much easier, as would inspecting bridges in the same way as a group of mechanical engineering cadets (students) from the Citadel, a military college […]

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Adirondacks Climbing Guide Service Will Not Open

A climber climbs the Empress Route on Chapel Pond Slab in 2018. A leading guiding service, Adirondack Rock and River, has decided to remain closed to guided climbs until the COVID-19 pandemic subsides. Photo by Phil Brown. By Mike Lynch A major guiding service in the Adirondacks does not plan to open this summer for […]

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Vail Ice Climbing Guide Never Takes Safety For Granted – CBS Denver

VAIL, Colorado (CBS4) – There are few things in nature more breathtaking than a spectacular ice formation. Especially one that spans the side of the mountain in Vail, Colorado. (credit: CBS) “It’s just euphoric,” said Colorado Mountain School guide Sarah Janin. Ice climbing is not for everyone. In fact, it’s not for most. But for […]

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“Impossible to climb” Finished! A recap of the Border Wall Climbing Competition

As one might expect, our president’s boast about his border wall was received by the climbing community as a challenge. To avoid being caught and kidnapped in handcuffs by Border Patrol for playing on the actual structure, I decided it would be safer to build a replica of a section of the wall and have […]

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Indoor Climbing 101: Everything you need to know before your first visit to the climbing gym

Climbing commands are pretty standard at all rock gyms, so you’ll probably hear (and be taught in any beginner’s class) this exchange that happens before the start of the climb: Climber: “In relay?” – It is the climber who asks the belayer to confirm that he is correctly attached to the belay system.Belayer: “Belay activated”. […]

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How to build a climbing wall

If you have kids at home, chances are you flipped through our June issue and stopped by a particularly unusual playroom. In a San Francisco home designed by Regan Baker, the kids raced to the basement, which features a craft room, plush kids’ sofas and, perhaps most impressively, a rope and climbing wall . So […]

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Women-Only Climbing Guide Business Thrives in Central Oregon | Outside

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Reach new heights with your climbing instructors

Hiring trained climbing instructors, while necessary for such a specialized activity, can be quite a challenge. However, at Auburn University this did not prove to be a sufficient deterrent to offer students climbing. Staff learn a fundamental level of rock climbing skills to get them off the ground. “All of our professional staff [members] have […]

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Falcon Nests temporarily halt rock climbing in Washington

Posted by Keith Riggs, Office of Communications, US Forest Service in Forestry February 21, 2017 Peregrine falcons have one of the longest migrations of any North American bird. Photo by the US Forest Service. Climbers are advised to temporarily avoid a popular rock face on the western slopes of Washington’s Cascade Mountains, as it has […]

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Anyone Can Be Spider-Man With DARPA’s Wall Climbing Invention

Tony Luong I am suspended near the top of a twenty foot glass plate. All two hundred pounds from me. On land, I can’t do a single pull-up, even if you’re holding a donut over the bar. But I came up here using my own strength, and without my nerves, I wouldn’t have sweated. The […]

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A Biased Brief History of Big Wall Climbing

The short film ‘A Brief, Biased History of Big Wall Climbing’ hosted by Jeremy Collins and narrated by Timmy O’Neill. This is, as the name suggests, a short and biased (i.e. not exhaustive) analysis of big wall climbing, but in any case, it is worth a look. be watched. Hosted by award-winning artist Jeremy Collins […]

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This augmented reality demo shows how to turn rock climbing into play

Everyone knows the game could be big on augmented reality (the process of adding computer-generated imagery to your actual view of the real world), but they haven’t really shown what would be fun. But a video made by Brooklyn Boulders and startup Randori shows how augmented reality could be used to create a timed game […]

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Work: Kel Rossiter, ice climbing guide | Work | Seven days

Click to enlarge Matthew Thorsen Kel Rossiter Last name: Kel Rossiter City:Burlington Job: Climbing and ice guide, Adventure Spirit Kel Rossiter proves that a person can get work done while playing. It helps people to climb mountains, whether covered with ice or not. He flies clients to Smugglers’ Notch, the Adirondacks, and the White Mountains […]

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New gym in town: “Willy Wonka meets rock climbing” | Health

BY CYNTHIA BILLHARTZ GREGORIAN — > 314-340-8114 Yolanda Chen stays in shape by climbing vertical surfaces – or “solving problems.” It’s what avid climbers call the process of determining a series of moves they can make to complete a route. “Everything else I do (exercise-wise) is for climbing,” said Chen, a pediatrician in Washington, Mo. […]