“Road to Copenhagen”: Part 2 – Eva-Maria Mauz

From Klewe, to the European Championships in Brussels, to Copenhagen in Denmark. This is the tour for the crème de la crème of tree climbers this year. In this 5-part series, we cover the World Championships so far and our five german international climbing aces. » read more

“Road to Kopenhagen”: Part 1 – Felix Funke

From Klewe, to the European Championships in Brussels, to Copenhagen in Denmark. This is the tour for the crème de la crème of tree climbers this year. In this 5-part series, we cover the World Championships so far and our five german international climbing aces. » read more

European Tree Climbing Championship 2022 – Hedger & Pihl won another title

From 1st to 3rd July, the European Tree Climbing Championships took place in Brussels. For three days, there was plenty of action to watch at the capital of the Kingdom of Belgium. More than 60 participants, including five starters from the United Kingdom/Ireland, wanted to » read more

Environmentally friendly filling material in Freeworker packages

We have set ourselves the goal of making our shipping more environmentally friendly step by step and conserving resources wherever economically possible. There have been two options for this since November 2021. On the one hand, we rely on environmentally friendly and resource-saving filling material in our packages. On the other hand, by clicking on your order, you help us to protect the environment a little more and to reduce our carbon footprint. » read more

Little carabiner guide for tree climbing, tree care and rigging

Carabiners play an important role in tree care and tree climbing. They are the fundamental connectors between the individual components of the climbing system. Which form and which closure are suitable when and where in tree care and tree climbing? » read more

Important difference: working load vs. breaking load

Important parameters in tree climbing and rigging are working load and breaking load. In tree care, tree climbers often use hardware such as pulleys, carabiners or other rope devices in addition to appropriate tools – for example, to lower loads during rigging. If this hardware » read more

On a strong line: Tree climbing ropes in tree care

Anyone who works professionally with rope climbing techniques in tree care needs tree climbing ropes. Because a tree climber needs ropes with very special properties adapted to the task. In addition, the tree climbing rope is part of the PPE, which defines further criteria for choosing the right rope. » read more