Category Archive: Rock climbing

Rock climbing is a growing sport in South Africa. Join our discussions on interesting rock climbing facts and stories. Our articles are all contributions from our dedicated rock climbing clients as well as our rock climbing specialists that are contracted to Soul Adventures. The rock climbing articles are a mixture of humour,philosophy and facts, a common thread in Soul Adventures reason for existence.

Apr 07

Climbing and Facing your Fears

WHY CLIMB? Climbing is a challenging sport, even for the average able-bodied person. But if you thought you had an excuse not to climb, look at this guy and think again.   Fear of the unknown can almost always be attributed to lack of knowledge. In South Africa, climbing often means facing fears you didn’t …

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Apr 09

Simple joys of life

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  If you’ve ever fallen asleep in a van with a coiled climbing rope for a pillow, be prepared to get hit right in the “feels” while watching the newest short film from Duct Tape Then Beer ” It’s a five-minute exploration of growing older and a glorification of the simple joys of the climbing …

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Feb 25

Finding perspective through rock climbing

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What are the effects of rock climbing on the human mind Rock climbing is not just about the physical challenge, it requires a certain element of mental stamina in order to overcome perceived obstacles. Rock climbing is a sport that has captivated many people. There is definitley an explosion in the amount of people trying …

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Sep 05

Rock climbing Johannesberg

began my first rock climbing assent the day I looked darkness head on and said, ‘I am light, I can hold my weight’ with autumns fallen gold crunching beneath my feet. I began my souls rock climbing adventure, the suns glow rose across the rock evenly dissipating the shadows that played on my thoughts. The …

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Sep 05

Rock climbing

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Life has been an interesting journey thus far and I am beginning to understand the meaning of age. It all began when I went to the Botanical Gardens for the first time and touched a rock millions of years old. I understood the passing of time for what it truely is. Now I feel what …

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