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Sarken crampon

A look at some of the different types of crampons available

Adrian Nelhams takes a look at some of the different types of crampons available

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Petzl Rope

My Climbing Ropes

Adrian Nelhams chatting about coiling ropes and the ropes he uses when out climbing

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Duvet Jacket

My Winter Clothing and Gloves

Adrian Nelhams chats about how he layers up for winter

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Boots Advice

My Icefall Climbing Crampons

Adrian Nelhams chatting about the crampons he uses icefall climbing

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My Icefall Climbing Ice Axes

Adrian Nelhams chatting about his own icefall climbing ice axes

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Racking Ice Screws

A general chat by Adrian Nelhams on racking your ice screws

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Ice Screws

A general chat by Adrian Nelhams about ice screws

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Classic Alpine Ascents

Arc'teryx Webinar with Adrian Nelhams

'Planning Your Summer Alpine Mountaineering Trip' as part of an Arc'teryx Community Event

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How to use slings, to equalise tradition anchors and create a belay

ISM Guide Adrian Nelhams explains how to equalise traditional anchors using slings to create a belay.

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How to build a belay using a rope when traditional climbing

ISM Guide Adrian Nelhams demonstrates how to build a trad climbing belay at the Arc'teryx Big Weekend, where ISM run…

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Making an Abalakov or 'V' Thread ice anchor.

ISM Guide Adrian Nelhams makes an Abalakov or 'V' Thread ice anchor to facilitate an abseil.

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What's in my backpack - Technical Alpinism

ISM Guide Tommaso Dusi tells us what’s in his backpack when heading out technical alpine mountaineering in the summer.

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