The term has two meanings rappelling in our language. The most widely used and known apply in mountaineering (sport that involves climbing the highest mountains), However, rappel applies to this practice and constitutes fall through a double rope supported at a point in which the climber uses to slide quickly.
It notes that the rappel is practiced most often in irregular or complex surfaces for a vertical descent.
An important issue is the need of the sportsman on detailed knowledge of the descent technique, not enough to have equipment and knowledge without practice. This sport should always be done with a lot of experience or under the supervision of an expert.
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