You're no idiot, of course. You've watched rock-climbing events on ESPN and you've seen indoor rock-climbing facilities open up, so you know that rock climbing is one of the hottest sports in the world today. But when it comes to knowing if you have the physical and mental skillsand enough gutsto get hooked, you feel like Jimmy Stewart in Vertigo. Don't leave yourself dangling! The Complete Idiot's Guide to Rock Climbing is the perfect primer for anyone who wants to face this challenge but doesn't know where to start. In this Complete Idiot's Guide, you get:
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