Above Limits at No Barriers Summit NYC

Mike, Cathy, and I were honored to support Mark Wellman of No Limits with the adaptive climbing venue at the No Barriers Summit at Intrepid Museum on Manhattan’s West Side, Pier 86, 4-6 Sept.  Amazing event at which we supported more than 120 adaptive climbers...
Mark Wellman’s ARC-Harness, 4:1 Climbing system

Mark Wellman’s ARC-Harness, 4:1 Climbing system

This system is the Mack-daddy of adaptive ascending systems.  Watch the instructional video .  It  allows a partial mobility quadriplegic, or someone with high mass and limited strength to climb-to-the-top.  Every Body Climbs.  While the system is pricey, it allows...
Climbing Slabs at Rock Gyms

Climbing Slabs at Rock Gyms

We continue to facilitate the inclusionary and therapeutic aspect of climbing gyms in general.  All a rock gym needs is (1) an attitude of inclusion, (2) an employee with compassion and (3) a low angle slab or overhanging anchor with a gri-gri, ascender and pulley....
Simple Sit System Video

Simple Sit System Video

With the services of Chetroy Productions, we have posted the low resolution version of our 2:1 / 4:1 sit-system instructional video on our site via YouTube. You gotta love the music and production; the 4K, high res. version will be up shortly, even further displaying...

Natural Segments of Inclusive Climbing

Above Limits is continuing to examine the adaptive and therapeutic climbing vision from a national perspective to facilitate advocacy.  An early observation is that our industry must be further simplified, standardized and segmented.  Our gym managers can be educated...
WAR Map Data Construction

WAR Map Data Construction

We at Above Limits are methodically adding data to our WAR Map, both radially outward from Harrisburg and where inclusive programs or access is in existence already. Many climbing gyms in the southeast have been indoctrinated by Catalyst Sports; climbing gyms in...