Part 12 in the OR/AMGA Climbing Fundamentals Video Series: Belay from Above

This week, Outdoor Research and AMGA are proud to present the twelfth installment in our 12-part Climbing Fundamentals Video Series, showcasing 12 principal climbing skills taught on AMGA’s certification courses. This week’s skill is Belay from Above with AMGA Instructor Team Member Margaret Wheeler—enjoy the video, put it into practice, and safe and happy climbing out there!

To watch the other Climbing Fundamentals videos posted to date, click on the links below:

Belaying a Leader, posted 4/14/15

Cleaning Toprope Anchors, posted 4/21/15

Rigging a Rappel, posted 4/28/15

Two Slings & Three pieces, posted 5/5/15

Anchors: Three Piece, posted 5/12/15

Clove Hitch: Handshake Method, posted 5/19/15

Belaying, Assist from Above, posted 5/26/15

Lowering from a Loaded Belay Plate, posted 6/2/15

Anchors: Replacing Old Webbing, posted 6/9/15

Anchors: The Quad, posted 6/16/15

Rappelling: Throwing Ropes, posted 6/23/15