Rock climbing is a dangerous sport, but it doesn’t have to be so bad.

Rock climbing, ice climbing and mountaineering have never been more popular than they are now. But as more people are heading to crags, more people are leaving with bruises, broken bones or sometimes not leaving at all. As more and more people are drawn to these extreme sports, will the industry and technology be able to keep up? Producer Tim Pierce gives us the story.

Guests:

Community Member Carolyn Morgan
Veteran Climber Tom Raty
Risk Manager and Assessor for the Front Climbing Club Phil Wilson
Executive Editor for “Accidents in North American Climbing” Dougald McDonald
Dr. Joe Forrester, MD

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