PETZL GRIGRI TOUR, the art of belaying
We look forward to seeing you in fall 2017 at partnering climbing gyms to learn, practice, and acquire proper belay technique.
GRIGRI® + Belay device with assisted braking and anti-panic handle, for all single rope diameters (8.5 to 11 mm)
GRIGRI+: OPTIONS TO ENSURE A GREAT BELAY With the GRIGRI+, Petzl's family of assisted-braking belay devices just expanded. Designed for all climbers, it provides an exceptionally comfortable belay when used in climbing gyms or at the crag. Learn more about the incredible versatility of the GRIGRI+ through our tech tips. Rock climbing
UTMB, a quick word with the pros Xavier Thévenard, Seb Chaigneau, and Maud Gobert were good sports to take time out of their busy training schedules before the 2017 UTMB® this August to answer our questions. They embarked upon this exercise with their usual exuberant enthusiasm, revealing a little bit more about who they are in the process. The topics discussed ranged from managing effort to more personal thoughts that we hope will inspire you in your trail running adventures. Night trail running
Carabiner how to guide: choosing and using the right carabiner When using equipment to belay or to maneuver, carabiners are a vital link in the safety chain. User safety often relies on a single carabiner. To avoid the risk of breaking or accidentally opening a carabiner, it is important to know how to choose and use them. Rock climbing
What gear should you pack for lightweight summer mountaineering? The latest developments in gear have made it possible to carry a much lighter pack for mountaineering or alpine climbing adventures. This weight reduction means moving faster and being less exposed to the objective hazards inherent to the mountains. At the beginning of the summer, we met with Luka Lindic, professional climber and Team Petzl member, to learn more about how he lightens his pack when heading into high alpine terrain. Mountaineering