How to Rack up for Climbing – Top Tips from the Professionals

The Climbing Nomads

How to rack up for traditional lead climbing – avoiding a messy rack can save crucial seconds whilst route climbing. Soph takes us through a few top tips to keep your rack neat and maximise efficiency for placing those all important pieces of protection on routes.


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Brett & Sophie, The Climbing Nomads; Chasing a dream and sharing our journey around the UK and Europe in our motorhome looking for the best rock climbing, bouldering, running and adventures!

We are not the best climbers in the world, or climbing the hardest grades but we are totally obsessed with our life long passion for climbing. So whether we’re trad climbing on sea cliffs or climbing long multi-pitch mountain routes, sport climbing in Spain or crushing boulder problems in Fontainebleau, join us on our adventures as we Vlog our life on the road!

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