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Creek Chalk Bag
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The w
train and
get stronger
better
hole reason you
get stronger,
you get pumped, you fall.
to hav
than thin cord, and
which, if you
ea
you would use at the crag – the
are that thicker ropes are
we
aring and
diamond
me the Creek Chalk Bag is the ultimate
trad chalk bag. It’s
durable PVC-type material as all of
Creek
a tough and
range
with chimneys and
made from the sam
products, which makes for
hardy chalk bag
withstand long mountain routes, particularly
the like. It is quite
sizable with a generous and stiff opening,
making it easy to use, and the liberal  eece lining generates good chalk covering for your entire hand. It comes with a belt,
beal
Antidot
e
10.2 mm
Indoor climbing is all the rage these days, and the one thing you do a lot at an indoor gym, besides climbing and having fun, is falling. It is an integral part of gym climbing.
is to get pumped, a
reason that gym ropes take a lot of
in this
department,
climb
and therefore it is
slightly thicker rope than
more resistant to abrasion
are training,
als
that can
x
in a gym is to
and the only
o slightly heavier,
is a good
BD’s
60
e
way to
nd when
So, it stands
abuse
reasons
durable, hard-
thing.
to
m
sporting the same closure
Cre
ek bags, which is pretty cool,
as a brush loop and roomy zip pocket on
the
outside for a
great for sport or gy
match your snazzy new Solution
Bag! Oh, and the  nal test frog’s proverbial!
rop
e
sm
Beal’s Antidote 10.2 mm (which is considered thick these days for crag use), is a great rope for the gym. It runs smoothly through all belay devices and handles
extrem
che
ely
eco-friendly and
Bluesign label.
Althoug
excellent choice
top
well for its diameter. It
mical (dry) treatment either, making
good choice for beginner clim
in funky colours and is
your Solution
35
certi ed with
system as all
all phone, keys,
description, or snack bar – a great feature!
Of course, the Creek Chalk Bag is also
m clim
bing and will
h an ideal gym rope, the Antidote
also excels at outdoor crags and
for
climbing courses and
roping, because of its durability – and
with such an inviting price
Gym Bag.
as
35
– seals like a
well
route
Gy
has no
the 100%
is an
tag, also a very
bers. It comes
a perfect addition to
m
it
   specifications
strike force: 7,9 kn
weight per metre: 66 g number of falls: 8
sheath percentage: 33% extension during  rst fall: 35%
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