Announcements direct from La Sportiva
The UKC team recently returned from the annual gear-fest that is OutDoor Friedrichshafen. The new range of rock shoes and... Read more
The La Sportiva Winter Bouldering Leagues return for another season of fantastic,friendly and fun indoor climbing competitions!
La Sportiva have continued to build on their ski mountaineering range and long history of technical footwear design and... 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
Mid-July saw the huge OutDoor Tradeshow descend upon the town of Friedrichshafen in Germany. This is the event of the year for... Read more
La Sportiva's Trango Cube GTX wins an Outdoor Industry Award at OutDoor 2013
From an indepth study of foot morphology and the way in which the foot is used during the various phases of rock climbing, on... Read more
La Sportiva's mission is to bring you the best technical footwear to explore the outdoors. For 80 years they have been producing... Read more
A new highly adjustable, comfortable, snug fitting climbing shoe for kids. 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
Jack Geldard tests out the La Sportiva Nepal Cube boots.
In the well known yellow colour, these boots look a lot like the... 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
3 year-old Nyah Davidson tries out the tiny La Sportiva Stickit Rockshoes...
"I can't quite tie my own shoe laces yet and the... Read more
Mike Kann tests these rugged all terrain approach shoes designed for scrambles, easy climbs and alpine routes. Read more
Steve Long compares the suitability of three popular pairs of boots for Alpine walks and scrambles: the Scarpa Cristallo, La... Read more
"If La Sportiva eventually decide to replace the classic slipper, the Cobra, with its latest offering, the Python, then they have... Read more
Alan James, Mick Ryan and Chris Craggs review an essential part of the modern climber's gear: rope bags.
"The rope bag has... Read more