Jared Abrojena takes six medals at ITCC 2014 Masters' ChallengePetzl team member Jared Abrojena had a great showing at the 2014 International Tree Climbing Championship (ITCC), including a win in the head-to-head footlock and third-place overall finish. The event took place the weekend of August 2nd, in conjunction with the International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) tradeshow in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Petzl RopeTrip 2014 - Official movieThe Petzl RopeTrip is an international event. The second RopeTrip took place in Uppsala, Sweden and involved 40 teams of rope access specialists from 20 countries. It’s all about competing, meeting others, sharing with other professionals who all have one thing in common: doing their job safely! Relive the Petzl RopeTrip experience with the official film and event photos.
Relive GrimpDay 2014: videos, photos, interviews, and results!GrimpDay's ninth edition took place on Saturday, June 7, 2014, in Namur, Belgium. Over time, the city has become the world capital for this international challenge for search and rescue in hazardous environments. This year GrimpDay, organized by the Namur Fire Department, drew more than 250 participants from the four corners of the planet. Petzl is proud to be one of GrimpDay's founding and technical partners, with the help of Alpitec, its agent in the Benelux countries.
Petzl RopeTrip: a resoundingly successful 2014 edition!The second edition of the Petzl RopeTrip took place from May 29-31, 2014, in Uppsala, Sweden. The event brought together more than one hundred rope access specialists from around the world to discuss their profession and to share their broad range of experience. The rope access competition was the focal point of the gathering, allowing each team of rope access specialists to demonstrate their technical skills and ability to work well together. Following a strong performance in all disciplines, the Russian team ALPEX took first place the competition.
A quick report on this fantastic adventure…