Chessler Books
Rock Climbing - Mountaineering - Exploration
New - Used - Collectible - Signed
Chessler Books Accepts PAYPAL Chessler Books Accepts VISA Chessler Books Accepts MASTERCARD Chessler Books Accepts DISCOVER CARD Chessler Books Accepts AMERICAN EXPRESS
All Orders Shipped via United States Postal Service   Chessler Books Ships Via USPS
Author:
Title:
Keyword:
Item #:
A B C D E F G H I
J K L M Mc N O P Q
R S T U V W X Y Z
Item #: BK915-274
BETTY AND THE SILVER SPIDER: WELCOME TO GYM CLIMBING Craig Luebben and Jeremy Collins 2002 As New Paperback
By Luebben, Craig and Jeremy Collins
Price: $4.99

List Price: $12.95
You Save $7.96 (61%)



Add to wish list


Detailed Product Description

2002. 64 pp, color cartoons. New paperback.

Betty and the Silver Spider is an instructional book like no other. The full color comic book follows characters Betty and Moe through a day of climbing at the local rock gym. Moe is just learning the ropes while Betty attempts the daunting Silver Spider route.

Humor and brilliant animation blend perfectly with expert instruction. A comic book style rock climbing book, easy to read, funny, and full of all the latest beta on learning how to rock climb and gym climb. This first book in the Doktor Krank series represents a whole new way to learn about rock climbing. Written by mountain guide and AMGA board member Craig Luebben and illustrated by climbing artist Jeremy Collins, the series is destined for universal acclaim.

In this one, the reader joins Betty and Moe as they venture into the world of gym climbing, gaining the know-how required to ascend the plastic test piece, Silver Spider. Along the way there's the introduction to knots, belaying, top roping, leading, bouldering, gym etiquette, safety measures, techniques, and more.

The information is dispensed with an ample dose of humor. Collins' insightful eye captures the nuances of gym climbing that will inform and entertain the novice climber as well as the veteran.Four-time World Cup champion Robyn Erbesfield-Raboutou has high praise for this book, saying it's "...a must for my students. It combines laughter with important information in a wholly original manner." Can't get much better than that! 


Other Items You Might Like

  • Similar Items Available
  • Items From This Author
  • Items From This Category
KNOTS FOR CLIMBERS Craig Luebben 2011 3rd edition
By: Luebben, Craig. Revised by Clyde Soles
Price $9.95 ~ Regular $10.00, You Save $0.05 (1%)
- Item # BK917
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ROCK CLIMBING: MASTERING BASIC SKILLS Craig Luebben 2010 New Paperback
By: Luebben, Craig
Price $2.95 ~ Regular $22.95, You Save $20.00 (87%)
- Item # BK2491-274
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
NATIVE STONES: A BOOK ABOUT CLIMBING David Craig 1996 1st ed New Paperback 2 Copies Available
By: Craig, David
Price $9.95 ~ Regular $30.00, You Save $20.05 (67%)
- Item # BK315-7652
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
LANDMARKS: AN EXPLORATION OF GREAT ROCKS David Craig 1995 1st ed New Paperback 3 Copies Available
By: Craig, David
Price $3.99
- Item # BK313C-7653
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
FRONT RANGE TOPROPES COLORADO Fred Knapp 2000 2nd edition Line New
By: Knapp, Fred
Price $7.99 ~ Regular $20.00, You Save $12.01 (60%)
- Item # GB67B-404
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
STORM AND SORROW IN THE HIGH PAMIRS Robert Craig 1980 1st ed DJ Fine [Not signed]
By: Craig, Robert
Price $29.00 ~ Regular $99.95, You Save $70.95 (71%)
- Item # OP78CAB-544
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
STORM AND SORROW IN THE HIGH PAMIRS Robert Craig 1980 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine SIGNED by Bob Craig and John Roskelley 4 Copies Available
By: Craig, Robert
Price $75.00
- Item # OP78-2674
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
EVEREST BOOK ONE: THE CONTEST Gordon Korman 2002 New Paperback
By: Korman, Gordon
Price $1.50 ~ Regular $4.50, You Save $3.00 (67%)
- Item # BK5347-274
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
PRICE GUIDE TO BOOKS CONCERNING MOUNTAINEERING IN THE HIMALAYA Dek Palmer 2002 1st ed Paperback New
By: Palmer, Dek
Price $4.95 ~ Regular $15.95, You Save $11.00 (69%)
- Item # BK1812-836
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
STORM AND SORROW IN THE HIGH PAMIRS 1981 1st UK ed Hardcover DJ Near Fine SIGNED by Bob Craig
By: Craig, Robert
Price $50.00 ~ Regular $75.00, You Save $25.00 (33%)
- Item # OP78C-267
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
Sorry, we were unable find any similar items available by this author.


ELEMENTS OF GEOLOGY: A TEXT-BOOK FOR COLLEGES AND FOR THE GENERAL READER Joseph Le Conte 1905 5th ed Hardcover Near Fine
By: Le Conte, Joseph
Price $19.99 ~ Regular $99.95, You Save $79.96 (80%)
- Item # OP7038-518
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
MOUNTAIN RESCUE Sharp 2005 1st ed Softcover New
By: Sharp, Bob and Judy Whiteside, Foreword by Hamish MacInnes
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $50.00, You Save $40.01 (80%)
- Item # BK2209-614
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
MOUNTAIN EXPERIENCE: THE PSYCHOLOGY & SOCIOLOGY OF ADVENTURE Richard Mitchell 1983 1st ed Paperback Near Fine
By: Mitchell, Richard
Price $0.99 ~ Regular $25.00, You Save $24.01 (96%)
- Item # OP1683A-349
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
HANDBOK I SKIDLOPNING DEL 1: TERRANGLOPNING [MANUAL OF CROSS COUNTRY SKIING PART 1: TERRAIN TRAINING] Gunnar Dhylen ca. 1931 Softcover Fine
By: Dhylen, Gunnar
Price $9.99
- Item # OP5346-178
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
MOCK ROCK: THE GUIDE TO INDOOR CLIMBING Sharon Urquhart 1995 Paperback Fine
By: Urquhart, Sharon
Price $1.95 ~ Regular $20.00, You Save $18.05 (90%)
- Item # BK1597-583
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
BIBLIOGRAPHY OF AMERICAN MOUNTAIN ASCENTS Joel E. Fisher 1946 1st ed Hardcover Fine
By: Fisher, Joel
Price $49.99 ~ Regular $65.00, You Save $15.01 (23%)
- Item # OP523-871
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
SHAWANGUNK ROCK CLIMBING [Coffe Table Picture Book] Richard DuMais 1985 1st ed Hardcover DJ Fine
By: DuMais, Richard
Price $49.99 ~ Regular $99.95, You Save $49.96 (50%)
- Item # OP72-482
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
SKI-ING FOR BEGINNERS Arnold Lunn 1924 1st ed Hardcover No DJ Near Fine
By: Lunn, Arnold
Price $29.99 ~ Regular $99.95, You Save $69.96 (70%)
- Item # OP6359-381
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE THEORY OF BELAYING Arnold Wexler 1950 New pamphlet 2 copies available
By: Wexler, Arnold
Price $4.99
- Item # JR2-6292
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE TECHNIQUE OF MOUNTAINEERING: A HANDBOOK OF ESTABLISHED METHODS J.E.B. Wright 1958 2nd ed Hardcover DJ Fine
By: Wright, J.E.B.
Price $19.99 ~ Regular $45.00, You Save $25.01 (56%)
- Item # OP3176C-959
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
偽物ブランド ブランドルイヴィトンコピー