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25 May 2016

thumb Scottish climber Robbie Phillips has just released the fifth episode in his series of training videos called "The Process." This... Read more

Apr 2016

thumb In this series on UKClimbing, we have teamed up with Plas-y-Brenin, the National Mountain Sports Centre, to cover a wide range of... Read more

Mar 2016

thumb Scottish climber Robbie Phillips has just released the fourth episode of a new series of training videos called "The Process."... Read more

Mar 2016

thumb In this series on UKClimbing, we have teamed up with Plas-y-Brenin, the National Mountain Sports Centre, to cover a wide range of... Read more

Mar 2016

thumb In this series on UKClimbing, we have teamed up with Plas-y-Brenin, the National Mountain Sports Centre, to cover a wide range of... Read more

Mar 2016

thumb We all know the answer to that. Yes. As do hikers, picnickers, cyclists, trail runners... The remote and wild nature of many... Read more

Mar 2016

thumb In this series on UKClimbing, we have teamed up with Plas-y-Brenin, the National Mountain Sports Centre, to cover a wide range of... Read more

Feb 2016

thumb In this series on UKClimbing, we have teamed up with Plas-y-Brenin, the National Mountain Sports Centre, to cover a wide range of... Read more

Jan 2016

thumb In this series on UKClimbing, we have teamed up with Plas-y-Brenin, the National Mountain Sports Centre, to cover a wide range of... Read more

Jan 2016

thumb In this series on UKClimbing, we have teamed up with Plas-y-Brenin, the National Mountain Sports Centre, to cover a wide range of... Read more

Popular Climbing Skills Articles

Mar 2016

thumb We all know the answer to that. Yes. As do hikers, picnickers, cyclists, trail runners... The remote and wild nature of many... Read more

Feb 2016

thumb In this series on UKClimbing, we have teamed up with Plas-y-Brenin, the National Mountain Sports Centre, to cover a wide range of... Read more

Mar 2016

thumb In this series on UKClimbing, we have teamed up with Plas-y-Brenin, the National Mountain Sports Centre, to cover a wide range of... Read more

Mar 2016

thumb In this series on UKClimbing, we have teamed up with Plas-y-Brenin, the National Mountain Sports Centre, to cover a wide range of... Read more

Most Popular Climbing Skills Articles Ever

May 2011

thumb This is the first of a series of training articles and is aimed at beginners or people who are operating in the low grades and... Read more

Sep 2011

thumb Strong shoulders aren't necessary healthy shoulders. Ever had pain or twinges in your shoulders? In this classic UKC article... Read more

Mar 2003

thumb What is the ideal object for cleaning rock boots before you climb, and where can you get it? Why do all those E-silly climbers... Read more

Mar 2007

thumb Neil Gresham concentrates on bouldering and comes up with a five point plan to get more out of your bouldering. He includes a... Read more

Jan 2014

thumb In this article, Dave Flanagan gives 10 tips on how to improve at bouldering indoors and also how to use bouldering to improve... Read more

Jun 2011

thumb In this article we look at tips and hints for buying rock shoes / rock boots. The tips and advice are aimed primarily at... Read more

Jun 2006

thumb Loved by student groups, dreaded by climbers. a series of tips on how to make your abseils run smoother. Read more

Apr 2011

thumb In this article experienced climber Bart van Deenen shares his personal experiences of beating elbow tendonitis and gives us an... Read more

Jan 2016

thumb Top winter climber and professional instructor George McEwan gives us step by step instructions on good ice climbing... Read more