The American Alpine Club has inspired and supported cutting-edge climbing achievements for over 100 years.  From funding the first ascent of Mt. Logan in 1925 and the exploration of the Karakoram in...
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Recalled Lazer bicycle helmet – Magma/Jade

Shimano Recalls Bicycle Helmets Due to Risk of Head Injury

By Outdoor Ed
Source OutdoorEd.com
  • 28 Oct
This recall involves Shimano’s Lazer-branded bicycle helmets, models Blade, Elle, Jade and Magma. They were sold in the following matte or glossy colors and color combinations: black, black and pink...
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Recalled ski binding in gold, sold with or without Marker branding in the highlighted area

Marker Recalls Kingpin Alpine Touring Ski Bindings Due to Fall Hazard

By Outdoor Ed
Source Consumer Product Safety Commission
Name of product: Kingpin 10 and Kingpin 13 alpine touring ski bindings Hazard: The steel pins in the toe unit can break and reduce the release force of the binding, causing a fall hazard. Remedy:...
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Sexual Harassment and Sexual Assault in the Climbing Community
Between May and July of 2018, the Sexual Harassment and Sexual Assault in Climbing survey was conducted in two languages and three countries (US, Mexico and Australia) to collect data about SHSA in...
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Boating
Golden, Colo. (August 14, 2018) – Big City Mountaineers (BCM), a leading provider of life-changing wilderness experiences for under-resourced youth, sent its 10,000th participant into the backcountry...
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Head injury is the leading cause of death and catastrophic injury among skiers and snowboarders and accounts for three to 15 percent of winter sports-related injuries. Helmet use is increasingly...
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