Bolted Top Rope Anchors with Cody Bradford
Next Class: Wednesday, May 11, 2022
Time: 6:00pm MST
Duration: 1 hour
Instructor: Cody Bradford (Instagram Profile)
Clinic Description: Online Zoom Clinic
Learn how to build three very useful bolted anchors. But more importantly, your instructor Cody Bradford, will teach why and when to use them. You’ll also get the opportunity to ask questions and truly understand the systems. This clinic will take place via Zoom. A link will be sent upon order completion.
Who is this class for? Anyone desiring an in-depth understanding of why they use what they do.
Need to Know Info: No Required Equipment! But bring any gear you have for improvisation. Using Practi Bolts is highly recommended.
Predistributed anchor with a 122cm” sewn sling.
Often have this length of sling on you, but how do you use it without fumbling at the anchor?
Tethering to the anchor to build this system
Quad with cordollette or 180cm sling.
Build a robust anchor and clip in easily, all before you leave the ground!
How to store and deploy the quad in sport climbing
Quickdraws, but with more security!
Two opposite and opposed quickdraws are nice, but THIS TOOL will double the security at no additional cost.
Cody Bradford is an AMGA certified Rock Guide and Apprentice Alpine Guide. He also co-teaches for the AMGA Single Pitch Instructor Program. Growing up and learning the sport of rock climbing in the not-so-known destination of North Carolina, Cody learned much of his climbing style and technical tactics under a special kind of pressure. Bold runouts and demanding terrain for security along with excellent mentors and instructors helped to give Cody a unique perspective on climbing education. For the last 6 years, Cody has been in full pursuit of his IFMGA certification which has taken him into some of the biggest terrain that the USA has to offer. Cody’s motto is “efficiency and knowledge of the technical systems gives you more time and security for what matters; the climbing!”