Traditional ‘trad’ requires mental strength because you need to trust that your gear will catch you. Photos: Ron Roy Traditional ‘trad’ requires mental strength because you need to trust that your gear will catch you. Photos: Ron Roy
Traditional ‘trad’ requires mental strength because you need to trust that your gear will catch you. Photos: Ron Roy

Trad climbing in Hong Kong: new crags open as generation of gym and sport climbers turn to more adventurous pursuits

  • Sport climbing is still king in Hong Kong, but more people are seeking out new crags and skills as they find themselves unable to travel because of the Covid-19 pandemic

Topic |   Climbing and mountaineering
Traditional ‘trad’ requires mental strength because you need to trust that your gear will catch you. Photos: Ron Roy Traditional ‘trad’ requires mental strength because you need to trust that your gear will catch you. Photos: Ron Roy
Traditional ‘trad’ requires mental strength because you need to trust that your gear will catch you. Photos: Ron Roy
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