Announcements direct from the manufacturers
Many climbers throughout the UK may be unaware of Ocun as a brand, but the company has been making climbing gear for over twenty... Read more
At Marmot we have been working on our climbing trouser collection for a few years now and the time has finally come when we are... Read more
After a very successful first season the Wild Country apparel line is expanded. Designed for real climbers this is true,... Read more
E9 clothing's winter range is now in UK stores, with a mix of classic garments, such as the ladies Gianna trousers and new lines,... Read more
Andrea Boldrini proposes a new segment on the climbing shoes market : The Flip Flop.
Cut for movement, built for action, worn with pride... Wild Country's first clothing collection is subtly branded and superbly... Read more
Nikwax has launched a reformulated version of its Polar Proof product to revolutionise the fleece market.
Easy to use in... Read more
In a recent article there was a proposal of the 100 best climbs in Britain, only 7 of which were in the Lake District!So in... Read more
In this 'What's Available' announcement we look at seven different pairs of cragging pants, from jeans (yes jeans!) through to... Read more
Check out this Summers Blurr trousers with Alex Gorham field-testing the Rogue on a first ascent in Glen Croe. Read more
Toby Archer tests a selection of pieces from Wild Country's 2015 clothing range.
All designed for climbing and with some items... Read more
It is said that you can't buy style, but here – for the sum of £50 – I would say that you very much can Read more
Looking for some new cragging clothing, but want to stand out at the wall or crag?
Heather Florence and Jonny Baker test out... Read more
"Classic blue jeans are not just for cowboys like the American climber Ron Kauk," says Mick Ryan. Kauk was wearing 501's over two... Read more
UKC Chief Editor Jack Geldard puts the British made Climblox Grit Pants to the test... but not on Gritstone.
He does give 'em... Read more
Like everything else these days, there is a wide selection of climbing trousers on the market. I've had a fair few, ranging from... Read more
Jo George takes a look at selective items from Marmot's Women's Lifestyle and Performance range including the Powerstretch Half... Read more
The gusseted or diamond crotch, a diamond shaped piece of material situated at the uhhhh.crotch of your pants - the region of the... Read more
The first thing I happily noticed about this fleece was the colour. No shocking yellow, no putrid green - this was a good, solid,... Read more