LEV SARKISOV

Lev Sarkisov was born on December 2, 1938 in Voronezh city. The Sarkisovs moved to Tbilisi after the war. Lev Sarkisov finished school, worked in a railway station, served in Rocket Forces for three years. After serving he worked at the Aircraft Factory named after Dmitorov, where he was drawn into a sport tourism group. […]

MEDICAL CARE IN CONDITION OF WALL ASCENTS

Medical care in condition of wall ascents One of the most important issues for ensuring the safety of mountain ascents is the training of mountaineers in the basics of first aid and the provision of first-aid kits. Improper medical care can often worsen the condition of the affected  and often leads to his death. While […]

SLECKLINING

Slacklining refers to the act of walking or balancing along a suspended length of flat webbing that is tensioned between two anchors. Slacklining is similar to slack rope walking and tightrope walking. Slacklines differ from tightwires and tightropes in the type of material used and the amount of tension applied during use. Slacklines are tensioned significantly less than tightropes or tightwires in order to […]

MOUNTAINEERING

Mountaineering is a sport and active recreation, the aim of which is to climb the mountain peaks. The sports essence of mountaineering consists in overcoming natural obstacles created by nature (height, relief, weather conditions), on the way to the top. In sports competitions of alpinism, the object of the competition is the height of the […]