The Alpha Sport quickdraw features one of DMM's favorite pieces of innovation. The most clip friendly carabiner the Alpha clip that comfortably sits on the rope end of the quickdraw. On the rock end of this quickdraw. The Alpha features a carabiner that is ergonomically shaped and grooved for better handling to fit in your hand for comfort of clipping. The rope end of the Alpha makes it one of the easiest carabiners to clip a rope into. Giving this quickdraw its well deserved name, The Alpha!