Athlete: Black Diamond Athlete Babsi Zangerl
Location: The Narrows, UT
Photographer: Will Saunders

New Zone Harnesses & Link PAS

Women's Zone Harness
EINKAUFEN
Zone Harness
EINKAUFEN
Link Personal Anchor System
EINKAUFEN

Babsi and Jacopo’s Send of Zodiac on El Cap

With some of the hardest climbing in the Valley crammed into 16-pitches, the Zodiac (5.13d) had only seen two previous ascents … until BD Athletes Babsi and Jacopo showed up. Check out this new BD film documenting the duo’s epic send.



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QC Lab

From the Archives

How dangerous is a rope-worn carabiner? Can a hot belay device melt my anchor sling? What’s the strongest rappel knot? Learn the answer to these questions and more in our QC Lab archive—an in-depth collection of questions, reports and experiments from our quality assurance lab.



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