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Rock shoes News

Announcements direct from the manufacturers

Aug 2016

thumb For tough sport climbs and committed bouldering moves you need ultimate confidence in your shoe - this is where the design and... Read more

Jul 2016

thumb The UKC team recently returned from the annual gear-fest that is OutDoor Friedrichshafen. Below are some video interviews with... Read more

Jun 2016

thumb To climb the hardest routes and boulders, a shoe must excel in all areas; to find friction wherever it appears. Edges, smears,... Read more

Mar 2016

thumb The Oxi is the new climbing shoe from Ocun. The rough design has been taken from the more established Ozone model and developed... Read more

Feb 2016

thumb New from Evolv this year are two great all day rockshoes perfect for entry level and those seeking optimum comfort. For the men... Read more

Feb 2016

thumb The UKC team recently returned from the annual gear-fest that is ISPO in Munich. There were some exciting new rock shoes and... Read more

Jan 2016

thumb New for this year from the Chris Sharma signiture series is the Shaman 2. Superb high performance rockshoe offering downturned... Read more

Jan 2016

thumb If you thought the Scarpa Furia looked technical, here is a boot that makes it look pre-historic. Welcome to the stage the... Read more

Dec 2015

thumb Tenaya® is a Spanish company dedicated to producing mountain and climbing shoes, as well as other outdoor equipment. It is based... Read more

Sep 2015

thumb Five Ten's hotly-anticipated new shoe, the Verdon, is about to hit the shelves here in the UK. This is our stiffest and pointiest... Read more

Rock shoes Reviews

Independent reviews from the UKC gear testers

16 Sep 2016

thumb In one of our longest-running ever tests, Rob Greenwood compares three different models from Scarpa's Instinct range: the... Read more

Jun 2016

thumb For those who are short of attention, I can summarise the following review in a single word: sensitivity. Were I to use a second... Read more

May 2016

thumb Most climbers need a comfy rock shoe in their lives. When choosing an all-day all-rounder, pure performance comes second to... Read more

Apr 2016

thumb Based on the successful Ozone, Ocun's latest rock shoe, the Oxi, is a high performance model aimed squarely at boulderers. How... Read more

Mar 2016

thumb One of Evolv's most popular and well known shoes, the original Shaman (designed by Chris Sharma) has been a regular feature at... Read more

Oct 2015

thumb Jack Geldard takes the Evolv Luchadors inside and out in his quest to find the ultimate rock shoe. Are these the shoes for... Read more

Oct 2015

thumb For a long time Ocún have made climbing shoes under the "Rock Pillar" brand. For 2015 they have gone over to producing all their... Read more

Oct 2015

thumb Jack Geldard reviews the all new Verdon from Five Ten: "The Five Ten Verdons are turquoise coloured, lace-up shoes that are... Read more

Aug 2015

thumb The Genius is the latest shoe in La Sportiva's No-Edge range. Having never used a no-edge shoe before, and being of a somewhat... Read more

Aug 2015

thumb Is being an 'all-rounder' an impossible task? Rob Greenwood reviews the Boreal Lynx in an attempt to answer that question Read more


All Rock shoes by date

There are 148 items in Rock shoes. Click on the date to show a list of items from just that year.

2016: (13 items)

2015: (15 items)

2014: (12 items)

2013: (15 items)

2012: (16 items)

2011: (25 items)

2010: (19 items)

2009: (9 items)

2008: (10 items)

2007: (12 items)

2006: (1 items)

2005: (1 items)