VIDEO - Petzl RocTrip China, the trailerFri, 04/11/2011 - 11:14 — Petzl News
Here is the first video from the 2011 Petzl RocTrip China, which took place in Getu, China at the end of October. This short 3 minute film is a sample of the climbing that took place during the event. We'll release a longer version (around 20 minutes) in Spring 2012.
Petzl RocTrip China 2011 : Culture and lifestyle in Getu - last minute informationFri, 30/09/2011 - 16:13 — Petzl News
The Guizhou province is one of the last areas that has been opened to western tourism in the late eighties. It is also called the province of minorities due to the presence of numerous tribes of different origin that settled here in the past. The area around Anshun is mainly populated by Miao, Yao and Buyi ethnic groups.
Going to Getu for the Petzl RocTrip: travel tipsFri, 02/09/2011 - 14:48 — Petzl News
Petzl RocTrip 2011 : "A Drill Dream Team"Fri, 29/07/2011 - 17:12 — Petzl News
At a completely virgin site like Getu the problem of equipment was present in all its complexity. Before all the necessary gear could be sent, an experienced eye was needed to evaluate the quality and quantity of what might be needed.
Responsibility for the inventory fell to Erwan Le Lann who was supervised by Olivier Balma and assisted by Whan, a park ranger.