Loading the belay device is an important first step to help ensure safety during climbing for both the belayer and the climber. Making mistakes during this stage can often result in unfortunate accidents that were easy to prevent. In this video CMRCA Guide Ooan Kongsingh demonstrates how a belayer should load and use a belay device for belaying.
**Climbing in inherently dangerous. This video is not a substitution for personal instruction with a professional instructor or a guide.**