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And right now, this kind of free-climbing footage ticks that box. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The two are free climbing, a technique that uses ropes and harness only for emergencies. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Free climbing is an extremely arduous process in which the climber uses only the natural features of the rock. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Free climbing means no rope or other aid is used to achieve the ascent; only to hold climbers should they fall. Times, Sunday Times (2015)

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