Petzl design advanced technical tools that make it easier to access vertical terrain. They have been responsible for some of the most innovative and reliable products in the climbing market – from the original 1968 ascenders to the complete vertical progression systems available today. The current range includes award-winning gear that has allowed athletes to defy the perceived limits of climbing. What’s more, they support non-profit organisations working towards environmental preservation and safety awareness through the Petzl Foundation. This is truly a company that puts a love for the outdoors at the very heart of its business.