Under the star-filled sky of Piedra Parada: guidebook excerpt and new photos!

To relive the highlights of Petzl RocTrip Argentina 2012, Sam Bié and Guillaume Vallot have decided to share some of their best shots. An exclusive selection of thirty candid photos, with memorable ascents from the event, transports us to Piedra Parada's very unique setting.

French Alpine Club RocTrip: June 22-23-24, 2013

Petzl, founder of the RocTrip, and the FFCAM (French Alpine Club), historical partner of the event, along with the Causses-Cévennes section of the club as well as Couleur Caillou (FFME), are proud to announce a new edition of this friendly and participative climbing get-together. More than 500 climbers are expected migrate to the Les Causses limestone plateaus of this exceptional and singular region.
Now is the time to sign up!

Product information: new CROLL®

Response to SNS CAI web publication, posted April 20, 2013, regarding the new Petzl CROLL.

VIDEO: Sweden’s 10MILA race, more than fifty years of orienteering

From 1945 to 2013, Sweden has hosted the legendary international orienteering race, 10MILA.
This year, take a look at video clips of the race from 1963 to 2013! 

"Fly'n'Roll": a non-motorized trip around the world

"Fly'n'Roll" is a non-motorized trip around the world on foot, by bike, and by sailboat hitchhiking. Olivier Peyre left Grenoble in 2008. Joined later on by Nadège Perrot, they will finish their circumnavigation of the globe in 2016, completing the adventure of a lifetime.

Ultra Trail Mt. Fuji®: running the second edition in reverse!

A race course run in the opposite direction to keep runners healthy; an earlier date this year to protect local flora; and a gaggle of high-level runners at the starting line for this exceptional race. This year, the second edition of the Ultra Trail Mt. Fuji® (UTMF®) was marked by the presence of well-known runners and once again provided more than a few unforgettable moments.

Petzl launches an in depth study with equipment users: participate and provide your measurements!

Petzl is conducting a study in order to better adapt its products to different user body types. If you use harnesses, helmets, or head lamps, we cordially invite you to participate in this study. The results will contribute to new product development.

Sam Beaugey in Antarctica: a "Train kite" expedition!

This winter, Sam Beaugey and his friend François traveled to the “white continent” to attempt rock and mixed climbing first ascents on never-before-climbed summits. They completed an entirely self-sufficient 12-day traverse of the Holtanna Range via "train kite." An ingenious combination of skis and sleds propelled by kite!
Sam and François were kind enough to share a trip report of their recent adventure…

Petzl launches an in depth study with equipment users: participate and provide your measurements!

Petzl is conducting a study in order to better adapt its products to different user body types. If you use harnesses, helmets, or head lamps, we cordially invite you to participate in this study. The results will contribute to new product development.

Product Recall: ZIGZAG Petzl mechanical Prusik for arborists (Sku. D22)

Photo du ZIGZAGThis information is complementary to and supersedes the Safety Alert issued  April 19, 2013 [PDF-153 Kb].