18th November 2019


What does the word belay?

Belaying refers to a variety of techniques climbers use to exert tension on a climbing rope so that a falling climber does not fall very far.

Also to know is, what is on a belay test?

Taking the test after you have started climbing in the facility is not allowed. The Belay Certification Test requires a climber to successfully demonstrate the following procedures: 1. Put on a harness and properly tie into the harness using a Figure Eight Retrace knot with a backup.

What is a belay certification?

In rock climbing 'belaying' is the term to describe the technique used to manage the rope of a climber. The belayer can catch a climber's fall, provide tension on the rope through tricky sections, and lower a climber back down to the ground.