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Training Aids News

Announcements direct from the manufacturers

thumb Beacon now provide a Factory Direct ordering scheme, offering 30% discount on our normal climbing hold retail prices to all... [ full story ]

thumb Get strong this winter with Metolius. As the nights draw in and summer comes to an end (!), thoughts start to turn next year's... [ full story ]

thumb Progression and Transgression Hang Boards: a new way to more power. Chris Gore describes a way to more power and greater... [ full story ]

thumb Metolius offer bolt-on climbing holds, which attach to your climbing wall with a 3/8 inch bolt that screws into a T-nut and is... [ full story ]

thumb The Climbing Academy are the importers and retailers of Ice Holds. Here Tim Emmett trys them, taking winter training to a new and... [ full story ]

thumb Metolius Gripsaver Plus - now available in Hard! [ full story ]

thumb The Wood Grips boards include rounded jugs, slopers and a mix of 2-, 3- and 4- finger pockets. Made from sustainable Alder, the... [ full story ]

thumb Altissimo Macro Volumes were chosen to completely fit out the climbing wall for the International Climbing Championship of... [ full story ]

thumb Metolius Rock Rings - the portable training aid. [ full story ]

thumb 3 large holds with unusual shapes forcing open hand, crimp and pinch positions. Their specific design will force you to optimise... [ full story ]

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Training Aids Reviews

Independent reviews from the UKC gear testers

thumb Steve Long and other Mountain Training UK staff have been getting to grips with a pre-production sample of Metolius' new Contact... [ full review ]

thumb Jack Geldard tests a set of holds from the UK based company - Planet Holds. "The holds in general are very basic in shape, no... [ full review ]

thumb Simon Lee steps in to the seedy back streets of Sheffield and gets his mitts on the new Beastmaker 2000. "Ned appeared and let... [ full review ]

Dream Holds Oct 2008

thumb During the summer The Depot Climbing Centre in Leeds were selected to test some of the new Dream Holds, from Extreme Dream in... [ full review ]

thumb Holdz sent me four sets of crimps, pinches and jugs to test. And test I did. I opened the boxes with a slight smile - imagining... [ full review ]

thumb Sheffield-based Indoor Rock is a climbing holds broker, providing a huge range of bolt on holds, features and fixings for your... [ full review ]

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