Reminder: ABD Verification Required by 1 June 2017

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Hi Climbers.

Gentle reminder that from 1 June 2017 all lead climbers will be required to use ABD and to also be verified according to the new standards. Top Rope climbers wishing to use their own belay devices (tubular or ABD) will also need to be verified according to the new standards

*This change does not affect climbers who are belaying using the method shown in our safety briefing*

New verification timings are released. Sign up at

Verification matrices available at: and

Looking to get ready for verification or curious to find out what this is about? Sign up for a class at

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