Announcements direct from Scarpa
The UKC team recently returned from the annual gear-fest that is OutDoor Friedrichshafen. The new range of rock shoes and... Read more
The brand new performance shoe to join the Scarpa collection for Spring 2015 has now landed in the UK – the Furia.
German 'wunderkind' Alex Megos, all-round powerhouse Jorg Verhoeven and the UK's leading female boulderer, Shauna Coxsey head a... Read more
The new Scarpa Rebel Ice is here. A new addition to the Rebel family of boots, the Rebel Ice has been designed for competition... Read more
The Scarpa Mont Blanc Pro is the evolution of the classic Mont Blanc all-mountain boot. The new Pro version pushes innovation up... Read more
The Big Flash is a FREE 3 day festival of climbing & competitions based around The Flash Championship – a bouldering competition... Read more
The CWIF (Climbing Works International Festival) is taking place over the next two days, with a team of international superstars... Read more
It is only a week to go until the Climbing Works International Festival (aka. The CWIF) and here is a video of what you can... Read more
All sorts of great footwear in this ISPO 2014 report.
From the new Anasazi Pink (yes it is back!) from Five Ten through to... Read more
Here is our final report from the huge OutDoor Tradeshow of 2013 - this time it is footwear.
We've started with mountain... Read more
Scarpa say: "If you're after one shoe for indoor climbing, bouldering, sport climbing and even multipitch traditional climbing... Read more
The UKC Test Team take on eight pairs of approach shoes to find out which one will get you to the crag in comfort, style, with... Read more
We test 8 of the best rock shoes out there - from Five Ten, Scarpa, La Sportiva and Evolv through to Tenaya, Boreal, Edelrid and... Read more
Alan James tests out the Scarpa Boostic - a precision tool for edging which, despite initial reservations, he found to be pretty... Read more
In this long term test three keen trail runners spent spring and summer 2013 putting five leading off-road shoes through their... Read more
Rock shoes are one of the most important pieces of climbing equipment you will ever buy. So to help you make the... Read more
Sarah Stirling has been 'shredding the gnar' in the Scarpa Gea RS touring boots.
"Very free and flexible in walk mode, the Gea... Read more
Steve Long compares the suitability of three popular pairs of boots for Alpine walks and scrambles: the Scarpa Cristallo, La... Read more
The Scarpa Force is a comfortable but competent all-round shoe that will well serve many mid-grade climbers, says Toby Archer. Read more
"I took them all out together in a sort of shoe orgy and became an Imelda Marcos figure at the local crag," explains Sarah Flint,... Read more