News and Updates
An Interview with John Brosler: The Fastest American Man in Climbing
Team USA’s John Brosler talks about his journey to becoming the fastest American man in climbing, the upcoming 2024 Olympics Games, and how his training changes between different climbing disciplines.
A Sit Down with Emma Hunt, TRUBLUE's Latest Sponsored Athlete
TRUBLUE is thrilled to announce that we've been selected to sponsor Emma Hunt. Emma is one of the fastest climbers on the planet, an extraordinary person, and a USA Climbing teammate. In this conversation, we learn about Emma, how she trains, and what she likes to do when she's not climbing.
Catch-and-Hold: What is it and how does it work?
Catch-and-Hold belay is the latest feature from TRUBLUE's iQ Series Auto Belays. Available only in the TRUBLUE iQ+, Catch-and-Hold belay is activated and deactivated using two touch-sensitive on/off buttons. Read this post to learn how climbers use Catch-and-Hold belay.
When and how to watch the Tokyo Olympics Climbing Events
We’re only days away from the first climbing event at this year’s Tokyo Olympics. Don’t miss Men's and Women's Sport Climbing in a combined event comprised of three disciplines: lead, bouldering, and speed climbing.
Speed Climbing at the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics
The 2020 Tokyo Olympics adds Men's and Women's Sport Climbing in a combined event comprised of three disciplines: lead, bouldering, and speed climbing, the 100-meter dash of the climbing world. Learn how speed climbing fits into the Olympics, and what this means for the future of climbing.
Don’t miss the US Paraclimbing National Championships June 19-20
Don’t miss the excitement around this year’s USA Climbing Paraclimbing National Championships, hosted by Momentum Millcreek in Salt Lake City, June 19-20. This championship will determine which athletes represent the US at international events sanctioned by the IFSC.
Climbing for Change Partners with Stone Summit and 1Climb to Bring New Wall to College Park
Kai Lightner's Climbing for Change partners with Atlanta-area climbing gym Stone Summit and Kevin Jorgeson's 1Climb to bring not just a new climbing wall to College Park, but ongoing climbing programs to further connect new climbers to the climbing community. Learn more about this incredible team up and heartwarming story inside the blog.
TRUBLUE Announced as the Official Auto Belay of USA Climbing
USA Climbing enters a multi-year contract with TRUBLUE by Head Rush Technologies, as the Official Auto Belay Sponsor of USA Climbing.
Head Rush Technologies passes Regulation (EU) 2016/425 Module D factory audit
Dependability and durability are key attributes of our products, and this starts with our commitment to quality throughout the development and manufacturing process. Read this blog to learn more about the importance of our new Module D certification.
Adventure Industry: Getting Started Again
Learn what the global adventure community is doing in response to COVID-19, including how facilities are approaching reopening, cleaning, and hygiene.