A loop of webbing used to extend protection. Or a term referrig to the protection itself: "I went a full forty feet before my first runner."
An item of protection through which the rope can run as the leader or second climbs
nother term for sling.
A short length of rope or webbing sewn or tied into a loop. Also known as a sling.
Loop of nylon webbing used to attach the climbing rope to protection or to make anchors.
A sewn or tied loop of webbing or rope used to connect protection elements.
A point of protection that allows the free movement of the rope - unlike a tie off, or belay stance, both of which anchor it. [Martin Brierley