rock climbing

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rock climbing

n.
The sport or activity of climbing sheer rock faces or walls that simulate such rock faces, especially by means of specialized techniques and equipment.

rock climbing

n
(Mountaineering) the technique and sport of climbing on steep rock faces, usually with ropes and other equipment and as part of a team or pair
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.rock climbing - the sport or pastime of scaling rock masses on mountain sides (especially with the help of ropes and special equipment)rock climbing - the sport or pastime of scaling rock masses on mountain sides (especially with the help of ropes and special equipment)
mount, climb - the act of climbing something; "it was a difficult climb to the top"
athletics, sport - an active diversion requiring physical exertion and competition
Translations
horolezectví
bjergbestigning
kalliokiipeily
alpinističko penjanje
ロッククライミング
암벽타기
bergsklättring
การไต่เขา
môn leo núi đá

rock climbing

n (Sport) → roccia

rock climbing

تَسَلُّقُ الصُخُور horolezectví bjergbestigning Klettern αναρρίχηση escalada en roca kalliokiipeily escalade alpinističko penjanje scalata ロッククライミング 암벽타기 rotsklimmen fjellklatring wspinaczka górska alpinismo скалолазание bergsklättring การไต่เขา tırmanma môn leo núi đá 攀岩

rock climbing

n escalada
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It was the first time I had ever done a multi-pitch, which is the ascent of climbing routes with one or more stops at a belay station.
There will be 14 to 18 belay stations and enough space to operate them all simultaneously, he said.
The book includes far more information than that provided in most climbing area guides, including what gear is needed for the climb, dealing with sun or shade (an important consideration in the desert), how popular the route is, suggested belay stations, the approach and descent.