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NOLS (National Outdoor Leadership School) announced today that Terri Watson has been selected by the NOLS Board of Trustees to serve as the school’s sixth president. Watson will succeed John Gans who...
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Screwgate Carabiner

Decathlon USA Recalls Carabiners Due to Risk of Serious Injury or Death

By Outdoor Ed
Source Consumer Product Safety Commission
This recall involves Rocky Screwgate aluminum and pear shaped Carabiners with a small gate and screwgate. They were sold under the SIMOND brand in yellow (item number 1760147) and blue (item number...
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REI expands partnership with NOLS to create two-day Wilderness Safety Training courses perfect for weekend warriors: Increasing access to wilderness education, REI and NOLS add 14 weekend courses,...
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Recalled Kobah Ice Axe
Seattle Manufacturing has issued a recall on Kobah Ice Axes. The spike and/or head of the ice axe can detach from the handle during use, posing serious injury and fall hazards to the climber.
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Climbing in Indian Creek
The Access Fund Press Release: The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) just released its near-final management plan for the reduced Bears Ears National Monument, home to the world-class rock climbing at...
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Cannondale Recall
This recall involves model year 2013 through 2016 Cannondale CAADX Cyclocross bicycles equipped with disc brakes. Cyclocross racing combines both off-road and on-road cycling. The bicycles were sold...
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