So you want to start rock climbing at your local gym but you’re not sure what to do or where to start: What clothes do I wear? What shoes do I wear? What do I bring? How strong do I have to be? How fit do I have to be? Well, here are all of… Continue reading So you want to start climbing… Now what?
This phrase is said by a spotter to a climber who is making a hard unprotected move (by gear or pads). “I’ve got your spot” is how the spotter signals to the climber that the climber is free to try–and try hard. This phrase means, “If for some reason you don’t make that move, I’m… Continue reading I’ve got your spot.