Mountain Climbing is a challenging sport that requires mental commitment , fitness, strength in your arm and legs that will allow you to handle the degree of difficulty that the climb demands. Mental commitment is crucial otherwise your strength is unchanneled. When you are faced with difficult obstacles you have two choices: give up or do it. Climbing enthusiast claim that the sense of achievement and satisfaction in reaching the top of a climb is terrific. You have challenged yourself and won and this is why these daredevils love it.
Rock Climbing began as a man’s sport. This has changed in recent years as ever increasing numbers of women have become involved. The first women climbers were involved in mountain climbing and rock climbing was a part of that. The major difference in mountain climbing and rock climbing is that the mountain climber is seeking the easy way to ascend to the top of the mountain while the rock climber is looking for the hardest way. However, sometimes rock climbing is the only way on certain sections of the climb. So, when women began to climb mountains, they naturally began to climb rocks as well.