Ladder handle

an iron rail at the side of a vertical fixed ladder, to grasp with the hand in climbing.

See also: Ladder

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The ladder handle allows you to carry your ladder with one hand while freeing your other hand to open doors, carry equipment, tools, etc.
Third-placed Salmon Ladder handles testing ground well enough, but his best form is on a faster surface and he ran particularly well considering that fact.