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RAD creates a climbing park in Tannourine

The reputation of Tannourine as a rural tourism destination for rock climbing has been established through the completion of a USAID grant, the first of its kind in Lebanon, and in terms of rock climbing for development, it seems to

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2014 Update

Again and again Lebanon never disappoints with its potential to become a rock climbing destination. With some international climbers taking the bait that RAD has put out there the spring season was shaping up to be epic. In the beginning

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2013 Lebanon Update

First trip this year was from end of Jan till mid Feb, had mostly good weather especially near the coast with some days climbing in shorts and a tee shirt. It was the first time visiting in the winter and

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has already Sprung !

#Tannourine has already Sprung ! #radorg

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Right Shawarma Cave

Right Shawarma Cave #radorg

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Will on Jowze, St Jacob’s Wall, Tannourine

Will on Jowze, a project on St Jacob’s Wall, it’s going to be stacked with classics!

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Another great trip in Lebanon: 3 new routes. Emil on Helwe…

Another great trip in #lebanon #radorg 3 new routes Emil on Helwe 6c+

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Three new routes at Amchit

Helwe, 6c+ one of three new routes at Amchit Crag, also Mabrouk 6b Keskun 7a All on the left side of the Dread Rock Cave

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Autumn Trip 2012 Tannourine

Return to Tannourine, October 5 – December 5 2012 500 bolts have gone into creating a total of 40 lines in Lebanon. In early October we were excited to be back in the village, and see what our friends from

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RAD article on Sport for Development Website

RAD is featured on our partner’s website, the International Platform of Sport and Development. Check it out: http://www.sportanddev.org/?5082/Rock-climbing-brings-in-revenue-for-local-communities-in-Lebanon

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