With the alpine summer season now in full swing many people are getting kitted out with spikey, shiney toys to safeguard their... [ full story ]
Petzl's new range of climbing ropes have been developed to meet the needs of today's climbers. Whether you are looking for a... [ full story ]
Looking for a climbing trip with a difference? Petzl are inviting climbers to join them on their 2014 RocTrip to Eastern Europe.
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The final report from ISPO this year covers Packs, Sleeping Bags and General Camping / other items.
With some really great kit... [ full story ]
It's the report everyone has been waiting for... climbing hardware!
From the unconventional twin gate carabiner from Grivel to... [ full story ]
Headtorch performance, and the associated figures, is something of a minefield and it's not easy to wade through all the... [ full story ]
Here is a round-up of currently available belay devices. This is not a gear review, but we have listed simple belay devices with... [ full story ]
New to Petzl's Performance range and joining the NAO are the reactive Tikka R+ and RXP. Powerful headlamps that are... [ full story ]
This is the camping gear report and featuring heavily this year are sleeping bags, trekking poles, headlamps and the new Hydrogen... [ full story ]
Check out the latest in rope technology in this article - direct from the huge OutDoor show at Friedrichshafen,... [ full story ]
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Duncan Campbell tests two ropes from Petzl... He takes some falls and survives!
But there is more to it than that, surely?... [ full review ]
In this indepth review, we look at several top-of-the-range headtorches, some lightweight models, and some budget options. If you... [ full review ]
In this gear review James Wynne looks at five different children's harnesses and how they perform.
Do they adjust? Can the... [ full review ]
According to Viv Scott, the Petzl Lynx and Black Diamond Stinger are leading the charge in lightweight replaceable front crampon... [ full review ]
The UKC team looks at high performing ice axes from top brands such as Petzl, DMM, Black Diamond, Grivel and Edelrid.
If you... [ full review ]
Mark Glaister takes a look at 5 screwgate karabiners each with an added feature that improves the safety of the belay system -... [ full review ]
Dan Bailey road tests the new improved Petzl E+Lite, and reckons it's the best mini emergency headtorch he's seen. [ full review ]
Neil Foster reviews three innovative new devices: the Petzl Reverso 4, Mammut Bionic Alpine and Grivel Master Pro. [ full review ]
Paul Lewis reviews the Petzl Nao headtorch with its 'reactive lighting' technology. A new direction in the evolution of head... [ full review ]
Lightweight sport climbing harnesses have come a long way in recent years. All the major manufacturers are now making models... [ full review ]
2014: (6 items)
2013: (13 items)
2012: (16 items)
2011: (19 items)
2010: (9 items)
2009: (12 items)
2008: (4 items)
2007: (2 items)