The overall winners of the photo contest - TIKKA² The Power of LightThu, 15/04/2010 - 11:00 — Petzl News
After two crazy months of competition, the Jury is ready to announce its decision. More than 1,100 photos were submitted, reflecting a diversity of themes and concepts, making the choice of the winners very difficult.
PICCHU, a climbing and biking helmet designed for childrenFri, 26/03/2010 - 16:20 — Petzl News
From climbing one day to cycling the next, children do many different activities.
The PICCHU helmet is CE certified for both of these activities (climbing and cycling) and offers protection, durability and comfort.
It is very light and comfortable and constructed for durability.
The overall winners of the video contest - TIKKA² The Power of LightFri, 26/02/2010 - 12:00 — Petzl News
After long and serious deliberation, the jury has announced the winners of the contest. As you can imagine, with the great quality and diversity of submissions, it was difficult to reach a final decision.
TIKKA² contest - The Jury's favorite videos and photosFri, 26/02/2010 - 10:00 — Petzl News
We decided to award more prizes to the "Power of Light" videos and photos that touched us, impressed us or made us laugh. Some didn't get the chance to be recognized by the public. So congratulations to all these creators who will win a TIKKA PLUS².
Work positioning lanyard: the new version of the GRILLONWed, 24/02/2010 - 10:45 — Petzl News
The new version of the GRILLON work positioning lanyard can be used in double or single modes.
It can be adapted to address different situations encountered in the field.
Check out the video, which demonstrates the new features that make the GRILLON lanyard so versatile:
Vallée Blanche, the world’s most beautiful off-pisteMon, 01/02/2010 - 16:59 — Petzl News
The crowning moment of a ski holiday in Chamonix, the Vallée Blanche is one of the world’s most beautiful off-piste runs and the longest ski descent from a single lift (Aiguille du Midi cable car).
With this book, Chamonix mountain guide François Damilano provides the keys to this magnificent winter playground, bringing out the specific high-mountain atmosphere of each itinerary: history, advice on glacier skiing, weather, effects of altitude, equipment, etc.
Planning a tropical climbing vacation this winter? Beware of those anchors!Sat, 30/01/2010 - 14:21 — Petzl News
Winter is basically here and it’s the time of year when people start heading off on climbing trips to warmer climes…particularly popular are those dreamy, tropical oceanside crags in Thailand, Vietnam, the Dominican Republic, etc. But before you go trusting those bolts and anchors, BEWARE!