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+: 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
10 photos of acrobatics… by Team Petzl From Chris Sharma to Mélissa Le Nevé, by way of Cédric Lachat or Dave Graham, climbers from Team Petzl defy the laws of gravity and physical prowess. Flexibility, balance, and contortions of all kinds define their style. Here is a Top 10 of their classic acrobatic moves. Which one is your favorite? Rock climbing
Hard route, hard climbing - "Orbayu" with Nina Caprez and Cédric Lachat "In the Naranjo de Bulnes section of Picos de Europa National Park, two Orbayus await. One is the characteristic mist, or thin fog, that often settles and clings to the mountainsides, soaking every tiny rock all the way through. The other is a daunting climb. At an elevation of 2000 meters, it winds upward for 500 more, over thirteen stunning pitches, a crux at 8c-, and overwhelming exposure." In the spring of 2014, Cedric Lachat and Nina Caprez made their attempt on Orbayu, where success hinged on an intricate and complex balance of the psyche. Rock climbing
Climbing through the eyes of Jamie Finlayson – Instagram Takeover From time to time, athletes from Team Petzl take control of our Instagram account. For one full week, they transport us directly into their world, allow us to experience their adventures first hand, and share what inspires them day-in and day-out. In early May 2017, Jamie Finlayson shared with us how he has succeeded in finding the ideal balance between his passion for rock climbing, family life, and his career. Enjoy five Instagram posts by this super dad. Multi-pitch climbing