Some time ago, we ran an article on basic aid climbing technique. We introduced aid climbing with a little breakdown of what it is all about and with a couple of videos. Today, however, we would like to present a short video on refining aid movement.
Chris McNamara, guidebook author and manager of supertopo.com, has put together a nice series of videos on aid climbing. Following is a short video on using two aiders instead of four:
To see our original post on aid climbing, click here.
To see other Chris McNamara videos on aid climbing, click here.
To read about the American Alpine Institute's aid climbing program, click here.
--Jason D. Martin